VisiVite’s Dry Eye Relief praised during ASCRS meeting

VisiVite’s Dry Eye Relief TG-1000 is one of only four dry eye vitamins that are made using the preferred triglyceride form of omega 3 fatty acids, reported Dr. Eric Donnenfeld, in a presentation at the annual American Society of Cataract and Refractive Specialists meeting in San Diego. Dr. Donnenfeld noted that study results showed that […]

New therapies to treat blindness and stroke

VisiVite offers a combination of its formulas with DHA omega-3, and here are additional reasons why that combination is effective. Researchers at LSU Health New Orleans have found that gene interactions that deal with vision as well as brain function can help prevent blindness and aid in stroke recovery. The essential fatty acid, DHA, is […]

Boost your SPF protection – naturally

With the spring sun slowly chasing the last remnants of winter away, our thoughts turn toward summer activities and being outside. Summertime fun also means summer sun protection and in addition to grabbing a bottle of sunscreen or sun block, there are some thing you can do naturally to boost your SPF protection. Of course, […]

Cardiovascular risk not affected by carotenoids

Cardiovascular outcomes were also analyzed as part of the second Age-Related Eye Disease Study 2 (AREDS2) to determine the impact that supplements containing omega-3s, lutein and zeaxanthin had on cardiovascular disease risk. Previous diet studies had suggested that high intake of omega-3 fatty acids can reduce rates of cardiac death. 4,203 people were randomly selected […]

Omega-3 consumption beneficial in treating dry eye

A recent study involving 64 patients suffering from dry eye symptoms revealed that the intake of omega-3 fatty acids resulted in a decrease in the rate of tear evaporation, an increase in tear secretion and overall improvement in dry eye symptoms. The results were published in AAO Journal online. The study participants were between the […]

Benefits of lutein and zeaxanthin confirmed

Results from a recent study which involved 172 patients with dry age-related macular degeneration showed that taking lutein, zeaxanthin, and omega-3 long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acids helped increase the optical density of the macular pigment. The study evaluated the administration of 10 mg of FloraGLO lutein, 1 mg of zeaxanthin and 100 mg DHA plus 30 […]

Omega-3 fatty acids combined with vitamin A may slow vision loss

Recent findings have shown that a diet high in omega-3 fatty acids combined with vitamin A supplementation may slow vision loss for patients with retinitis pigmentosa.

VisiVite.Com Announces All-Natural AREDS2 Formula for Eye Health

VisiVite announces the latest version of its VisiVite Premier Ocular Formula No. 2 state-of-the-art ocular nutritional softgels, based on the AREDS2 research from the National Eye Institute.

What you eat affects how well you see.

A well-balanced diet can be very helpful in preventing age-related macular degeneration and other eye diseases.

Omega-3 metabolite inhibits growth of irregular blood vessels in eye

A recent study published in Science Translational Medicine reports that the omega-3 metabolite 4-HDHA inhibits the sprouting and growth of irregular blood vessels.