When it comes to eye health issues, occasional dry eye is one of the most common yet underreported. It’s common because it’s influenced by several factors, both internally (tear film dysfunction) and externally (environment). For relief, many occasional dry eye sufferers reach for drops, but they require multiple applications and can be dangerous to use over time. A less well-known solution that often brings long-lasting relief is nutrition. In fact, there are specific nutrients that can help relieve occasional dry eye symptoms.
When it comes to our eyes, one of the first issues we notice is if they’re dry. Whether it’s caused from environmental factors like wind or air conditioning or from an eye health issue like Meibomian Gland Dysfunction (MGD), dry, irritated eyes can make anyone uncomfortable. While this is a common issue, few people know that this dryness and irritation is dependent on the health and balance of your tear film. Continue reading Tear Film: What Does It Do & Why Does It Matter?
By now, you probably know that EyePromise® is involved with sports in many capacities, including baseball, football, and golf. What you may not know is that EyePromise has been supporting professional sports for over a decade! EyePromise has been partnering with Major League Baseball’s Arizona Fall League since 2008, and in 2015, word reached Sports Illustrated, who published an article about pro baseball players using zeaxanthin to improve performance. Continue reading Sports Illustrated Reports On Zeaxanthin
As a company founded on science, EyePromise works hard to follow the latest published articles regarding eye health. Additionally, we strive to continually update and upgrade our products to help those who use them get the very best eye health outcomes. With this, EyePromise has decided to update our Screen Shield™ Pro formulation, removing optiberry and adding more bilberry extract. Here’s why. Continue reading Bilberry: the Good, the Bad, and the European!
As the rate of diabetes continues to increase across the country, it’s important to understand the ins and outs of this whole-body health issue. Eye health issues caused by diabetes are often not discussed until serious problems arise. Diabetes impacts your quality of vision, reducing your color and contrast sensitivity and even causing vision loss. However, just as nutrition is important for the overall stability of diabetes, it’s imperative for preserving lasting eye health. Here are some nutrients that are necessary for supporting vision for people with diabetes. Continue reading Supplementation to Support Diabetic Eye Health
When it comes to having good vision, many people think about the acuity score we get from eye exams with an eye chart. But life is more than black and white, it’s shades of gray and, more pronouncedly, it’s wonderful hues of colorful scenery that enrich your perspective. In this post, we’ll explain what exactly color vision is and why it’s more important to your vision than just pretty pictures. Continue reading Color Vision: What Is It & Why Does It Matter?
Although most people think of vision quality as your acuity score, there are many things that can attribute to how well you can see. As we’ve learned in our past videos, contrast also plays an important role in vision. Of course, light is an incredibly crucial part of being able to see. However, some people have a sensitivity to light that disrupts their ability to see. Continue reading Learn About Light Sensitivity and How to Fix It
When it comes to our diets, most of us could afford to eat a little healthier. However, in the craziness that is life, it can be tough to get all the nutrients you need every day, especially for eye health. However, supplementation has made it easier than ever to get the exact amount of nutrients your eyes and body need to function at their best. Continue reading Supplementation for Healthy Vision
In order to keep ourselves healthy, many of us choose to add dietary supplements to our daily routine. In fact, one resource showed that over half of Americans take some kind of vitamin or supplement. While this is good in terms of lasting health, few people realize that the quality of dietary supplements can vary greatly. That’s why organizations like US Pharmacopeial Convention (USP) and NSF International exist. Continue reading USP vs. NSF Certification
Earth Day is April 22nd, and there are many ways to celebrate the planet we live on. Plant a tree, clean up trash, recycle. Though we put a great deal of trust in our manufacturers for many of our variables, EyePromise wants to share all the ways we’re working towards a greener Earth. Continue reading EyePromise® Goes Green