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2013-05-13 08:28:29

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., May 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The results of the second largest ophthalmic study in history were released on May 5, 2013 by the National Eye Institute (NEI) and confirms that Macular Health, LLC, a Birmingham, Ala.,-based company producing ophthalmic nutraceuticals, has had the ideal formulated product to combat Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD) since 2003. Macular Health's original formulation was modeled after the results of the largest ophthalmic study ever...

2013-05-08 16:29:03

ST. LOUIS, May 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- EyePromise(® )eye vitamins is celebrating the results of the National Eye Institute's AREDS 2 Study during Healthy Vision Month. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130508/PH10530LOGO ) AREDS 2 (Age Related Eye Disease Study) is an important five-year clinical study that demonstrated positive results for dietary zeaxanthin and lutein in terms of reducing the progression to advanced AMD in study subjects when added to the original AREDS...

2013-02-22 08:23:56

ST. LOUIS, Feb. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- ZeaVision, LLC announced today that its EyePromise® brand of eye vitamins is the first and only eye vitamin guaranteed to increase MPOD (Macular Pigment Optical Density). (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130222/PH64748LOGO) A leading brand of doctor recommended eye vitamins, EyePromise eye vitamins contain the highest levels of all natural, dietary zeaxanthin (zee-uh-zan-thin) - a key protective pigment in the back of the...

2012-11-14 08:32:26

SALT LAKE CITY, Nov. 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- USANA's vision of excellence is crystal clear. USANA Health Sciences, Inc. (NYSE: USNA), a global nutritional company, announced today that its advanced eye health supplement, Visionex®, has been evaluated and approved by ConsumerLab.com, LLC, a leading provider of independent product test results. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120807/LA53885LOGO) In a recent study on eye health supplements, ConsumerLab.com determined that...

One Of America's Most Popular Vegetables Improved
2012-10-25 09:49:14

Potatoes with higher levels of beneficial carotenoids are the result of U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) studies to improve one of America's most popular vegetables. Scientists with USDA's Agricultural Research Service (ARS) bred yellow potatoes with carotenoid levels that are two to three times higher than those of the popular Yukon Gold yellow-fleshed potato variety. ARS plant geneticist Kathy Haynes and nutritionist Beverly Clevidence did the research at the agency's Henry A....

2012-09-25 10:22:59

ST. LOUIS, Sept. 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- ZeaVision announced today that its EyePromise(®) line of eye vitamins has achieved a significant milestone; more than 30 million doctor recommended doses have been consumed to support eye health across the USA. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120925/PH80885 ) EyePromise eye vitamins are science-based and a leading doctor recommended brand among EyeCare Professionals. EyePromise is manufactured to the exacting standards of the FDA...

2012-06-21 02:26:36

ST. LOUIS, June 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- ZeaVision, LLC introduced EyePromise® Zeaxanthin + Lutein Macular Pigment Formula to its portfolio of science-based, doctor recommended EyePromise eye vitamins. EyePromise Zeaxanthin + Lutein Macular Pigment Formula features all-natural ingredients including 10 mg of dietary Zeaxanthin (the highest amount available in any eye vitamin brand) and 10 mg of Lutein. More than 25 million doses of EyePromise have been safely consumed, and the new...

2012-04-16 06:26:03

CARLSBAD, Calif., April 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Ocular Nutrition Society (ONS) today issued the following statement regarding the urgent need to educate Americans about the role of nutrition in supporting eye health. <blockquote> Significant 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 aging eye. The displacement of nutrient-dense foods...

2012-03-22 06:24:17

GREENWICH, Conn., March 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Lipotriad LLC has announced the introduction of its new eye vitamin for the prevention of macular degeneration called Lipotriad Visionary. The new Lipotriad Visionary product is based on the latest research by the National Institute of Health and includes 12.5 mg of lutein, as well as 250 mg of omega 3 fish oil. These are the key ingredients that government research has shown helps prevent the onset of macular degeneration. One out of three...

2012-02-09 10:50:00

ST. LOUIS, Feb. 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- EyePromise launched a new website for AMD Awareness Month to enhance education of the role of nutrition in managing AMD risk. Directed toward consumers and EyeCare Professionals, AMDAwarenessMonth.com allows visitors to learn about Age-Related Macular Degeneration, receive a free AMD Awareness Kit that includes a patient education guide, the latest scientific research, product samples, and the chance to win a variety of prizes including...