Zeaxanthin, Lutein May Help Protect Eyes Against UV Light Damage

The┬áCalgary Herald /Monterey County Herald (5/26, Quinn) reported that, according to the National Eye Institute, eyesight is "all about light" entering the eye and hitting the retina. That body "contains 'photoreceptors' that convert light to electrical signals that travel to the brain and figure out what we 'see.'" Unfortunately, ultraviolet (UV) light may damage eyes, … Continue reading Zeaxanthin, Lutein May Help Protect Eyes Against UV Light Damage

Precision-Tinted Glasses May Help Prevent Migraines In Certain People

HealthDay (5/26, Gardner) reported, "Precision-tinted glasses seem to help prevent migraines in people whose pain is triggered by certain visual patterns," according to a study published May 26 in the journal Cephalalgia. To reach that conclusion, researchers "assessed 11 people with migraines and 11 without the headaches using a functional MRI machine" while participants looked … Continue reading Precision-Tinted Glasses May Help Prevent Migraines In Certain People