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Eye Benefits of Lutein

What is Lutein Lutein is a carotenoid, a plant pigment responsible for the colors orange and yellow in many varieties of fruits and vegetables. The presence of Lutein usually marks a large amount of vitamin A so it’s no coincidence Lutein is abundant in carrots or egg yolks. Lutein usually accumulates in the eyes and […]

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How Arthritis Affects the Eyes

When people hear the word arthritis, they usually associate it with inflammation of joints. Research has found out arthritis can cause damage to unexpected places and unfortunately, our eyes are one of them. As it turns out, any inflammatory condition that has an adverse effect on our collagen, the body’s primary connective tissue component, can […]

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5 Interesting Facts About Eye Floaters

Eye floaters are those little cobwebs or tiny specks floating around your field of vision. They look like small, shadowy strings, spots, or squiggly lines. For the most part, our brain has managed to NOT notice them but they’re always just swimming around each time you move your eyes. We’ve talked about eye floaters before […]

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Hyaluronic Acid for Eye Flashes

What are eye flashes? Flashes occur when your retina shows signs of pulling. This usually occurs when the vitreous gel in your eyes become more liquid and collapses. When the gel collapses, people often get flashes occasionally, on and off, over the course of weeks or months. Flashes also most notably occur if you are […]

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The Signs of Corneal Hypoxia

One of the many drawbacks of wearing contact lenses is the possibility of acquiring corneal hypoxia. Corneal hypoxia happens when the corneas don’t get enough oxygen and largely prevalent among contact lens users because of the way contact lenses create a barrier that reduces the amount of available oxygen. Wearing contact lens, especially during sleep, can cause corneal hypoxia. […]

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Blue Green Algae For Athletes

Getting the most out of your diet is one of the most important parts of training specially for athletes. Not just focusing on the macros, but rather nutrition from a holistic point of view. It sounds logical but really, most professional athletes end up focusing on getting a lot of a few select nutrients and […]

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Can Hyaluronic Acid Help With Eye Floaters?

Eye floaters are those tiny squiggly lines you occasionally see when you’re actively looking for them or when you find yourself staring on a brightly lit surface. Over time, you learn to ignore them but is that the only option you have? What could it mean when you have eye floaters? Are they dangerous? How […]

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What Causes Eye Floaters? Learn About What They Are.

Eye floaters are small spots, drifting aimlessly around in your field of vision. Fortunately, they’re not exactly alarming to your health. Eye floaters usually happen to older populations can become a visual annoyance and some could have become blind by trying to treat it with not so conventional means. Symptoms of Eye Floaters The symptoms of […]

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