• Zeaxanthin and Lutein Save the Eyes and Improve Brain Circulation

    The antioxidants lutein and zeaxanthin help keep the eyes healthy. A new study has found that these nutrients also improve the circulation of blood to the brain. Seniors experience gradual cognitive decline. A recent study showed that taking enough of these antioxidants halted cognitive decline. Research supports the idea that nutrition has a direct impact … Continue reading “Zeaxanthin and Lutein Save the Eyes and Improve Brain Circulation”

  • Nutrients for Cataracts: New Research, New Package

    Cataracts are one of the most common eye conditions among seniors. A cataract results in clouding the vision, and eventually causes blindness if not treated. The conventional approach to cataracts is to wait and see if it gets worse. When a cataract is advanced, an eye surgeon usually offers cataract surgery. Cataract surgery uses artificial … Continue reading “Nutrients for Cataracts: New Research, New Package”

  • Why Astaxanthin Helps Prevent Sun Damage

    Astaxanthin is a potent antioxidant that helps prevent sun damage to the body by blocking free radical damage. This bright red molecule forms in certain algae, pink seafood, and yeast. Unlike beta-carotene, this carotenoid crosses the blood-brain barrier to help maintain healthy brain function. Astaxanthin helps the brain by promoting neurogenesis, the generation of new … Continue reading “Why Astaxanthin Helps Prevent Sun Damage”