Macular pigment optical density (MPOD) is an important factor in maintaining crisp, clear central vision. Without proper dietary support, macular pigment can become thinner over time, making it less successful in protecting the photoreceptors. MPOD testing can help Continue reading There are Many Methods of Measuring MPOD: Which Works for You?
Did you know that our vision is one of the first senses affected by aging? Differences in your vision can seem sudden, but they actually occur gradually as time passes. The best way to protect your vision from age-related eye health issues is to pay attention to subtle changes in your vision.
We all want our vision to be protected and sharp as we age. The best way to do that is to take the right precautions. That’s why we made a 3 point checklist for you to make sure you’re on the right track! Continue reading 3 Tips To Protect Your Vision as You Age
If you had to choose one of your senses to lose (sight, sound, smell, taste or touch), which would you pick? If you’re like the majority who participated in a 2014 national opinion survey, then losing your sight isn’t an option. Research America asked over 2,000 people what would be the worst disease/ailment to happen to them, and blindness ranked in the top 4 along with cancer, AIDS and Alzheimer’s. Knowing this, it is important to monitor and protect your patients’ eyes in every way. Continue reading What Can MPOD Tell You About Your Patients’ Eye Health?
When you reach for a pill bottle and see that it’s empty, it’s not a good feeling. That’s why we created Convenience Ship – so you’re never without your eye vitamins. Continue reading 3 Reasons You Should Be Using Convenience Ship
These days, there is more focus on health and wellness than ever before. Whether it is the spike in gym memberships or the push for organic foods, society is trying to make the switch to a healthier lifestyle. Many people are becoming more interested in vitamins and nutraceuticals to support their overall health and eye health, but some eye care professionals are leery of selling eye health nutraceuticals in their practices. Continue reading Why You Should Start Dispensing Nutraceuticals In-Practice
Americans fear blindness more than deafness, memory loss or speech loss, ranking the loss of sight among the four “worst things that could happen to you”. Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD) is one of the leading causes of vision loss among people age 50 and older.
Walking into a supplement store can be intimidating. With thousands of bottles staring at you from walls of vitamins, where do you start? The answer to that isn’t where — you need to know what is in the vitamins first. Continue reading Inside Vizual Edge: 8 Ingredients That Make a Difference
There is no shortage of research supporting the importance of Lutein and Zeaxanthin in eye and overall health. However, the third carotenoid found in the retina, meso-Zeaxanthin, still has some questions surrounding its importance. Continue reading Recent Article Clarifies Meso-Zeaxanthin Analysis
Throughout September and October, EyePromise is participating in the 10th annual Optometry Giving Sight World Sight Day Challenge. We have supported this event for years and are thrilled for the opportunity to help make a difference once again.