Tag: lutein

  • Britain’s Blindness Cases Could Be Dramatically Reduced With Prevention Efforts

    By 2020 there will be 2.45 million people in Britain living with blindness, according to Scotland on Sunday on July 29. A sobering statistic indeed… particularly when considering that no less than 50% of these cases could be prevented if early intervention is pursued. According to the article, one particular survey discovered that people, if […]

  • Baby Boomers Warned to Maintain Healthy Vision

    Today the Ocular Nutrition Society (ONS) released the following statement with the aim of informing Americans about the need for nutrition in maintaining healthy vision. ‚ÄúSignificant scientific evidence exists to support the role of certain nutrients, including zinc, vitamins C and E, lutein, zeaxanthin and long-chain omega-3 fatty acids, to help promote health in the […]