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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...

2012-01-19 16:03:00

ST. LOUIS, Jan. 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- ZeaVision's entire family of EyePromise® supplements, including the new EyePromise vizual EDGE product, which is designed to help athletes both see better and react faster, are now certified under the NSF International's Certified for Sport® program. This is the first group of vision supplements to earn certification for sport. EyePromise vizual EDGE is specifically formulated for superior visual performance required in athletics. One daily...

Grapes May Help Prevent Age-related Blindness
2012-01-13 04:03:38

Study shows grapes provided more antioxidant protection for eyes than lutein Can eating grapes slow or help prevent the onset of age-related macular degeneration (AMD), a debilitating condition affecting millions of elderly people worldwide? Results from a new study published in Free Radical Biology and Medicine suggest this might be the case. The antioxidant actions of grapes are believed to be responsible for these protective effects. The study compared the impact of an...

2012-01-12 11:30:00

FRESNO, Calif., Jan. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Can eating grapes slow or help prevent the onset of age-related macular degeneration (AMD), a debilitating condition affecting millions of elderly people worldwide? Results from a new study published in Free Radical Biology and Medicine(1) suggest this might be the case. The antioxidant actions of grapes are believed to be responsible for these protective effects. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120112/CG34862) The...

2011-12-08 08:00:00

Vitamin Retailer (VR) editors sifted through, and discussed, the thousands of press releases received throughout the year to come up with a list of the Best New Product candidates. Retailers that carry vitamins and supplements weighed in, and the list was whittled down to 10 favorites. The Vita Logic Eye Formula was selected as one of the top ten products of the year. (PRWEB) December 08, 2011 The Vita Logic Eye Formula was voted as one of the top 10 best new products in 2011. The custom...

2011-11-10 07:25:00

ST. LOUIS, Nov. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A recent study published in the November 2011 Journal of Optometry confirms improved vision in elderly patients through nutritional supplementation. The Zeaxanthin (zee-uh-zan-thin) and Visual Function Study (ZVF), conducted by eye nutrition pioneer Stuart Richer, PhD, OD at the Veterans Administration Hospital in Chicago, shows scientific evidence that dietary Zeaxanthin improved vision in night driving and fine detail, among others. The ZVF...

2011-10-24 07:10:00

ST. LOUIS, Oct. 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- St. Louis-based ZeaVision, LLC announced that three recent groundbreaking studies demonstrate that Zeaxanthin (zee-uh-zan-thin), the predominate protective pigment in the back of the eye, reduces the risk for Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD) and benefits the treatment of advanced AMD, a condition that destroys central vision and affects millions of Americans. AMD is the leading cause of blindness in people over age 55, according to the...

2011-03-14 21:01:45

Regular consumption of fish and omega-3 fatty acids found in fish is associated with a significantly reduced risk of developing age-related macular degeneration in women, according to a report posted online today that will appear in the June issue of Archives of Ophthalmology, one of the JAMA/Archives journals. "An estimated nine million U.S. adults aged 40 years and older show signs of age-related macular degeneration (AMD)," the authors write as background information in the article. "An...

2010-11-30 07:00:00

HOUSTON, Nov. 30, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- ScienceBased Health®, a leading provider of premium nutraceuticals for eye health, today announced the launch of two new nutritional formulations to support those diagnosed with age-related macular degeneration (AMD). MacularProtect Complete® Drink Mix is a tasty, mango lemonade flavored drink mix providing the ingredients from the company's best-selling MacularProtect Complete capsule formulation. Two scoops mixed...