Antioxidant Supplements Can Kill You?

The Age Related Eye Disease Study (AREDS) has shown that over the course of a six year study, the use of antioxidant supplements could reduce the risk associated with having age-related macular … [Read more...]

Age Related Eye Disease Study (AREDS)

In an effort to determine if high doses of dietary supplements such as various antioxidants and zinc had any effect on the progression of age-related macular degeneration (AMD) and cataracts, the … [Read more...]

Fighting Eye Disease and Cancer with Carrots

Eye disease such as macular degeneration adn the risks associated with certain cancers can be reduced eating carrots.  We have all heard our mother tellus "Eat your carrots, they are good for your … [Read more...]

Antioxidant Treatment for Dry Macular Degeneration

Before exploring how antioxidants can be used as a treatment for dry macular degeneration, it is important to understand what occurs in the body. With each system in the body interconnected, there are … [Read more...]

Antioxidants Promote Eye Health

Consuming foods rich in antioxidants can promote eye health.  Antioxidants help defend the body against cell damage caused by free radicals.  Free radicals are unstable oxygen molecules mutated by … [Read more...]