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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience in Ophthalmology
Normal balance: The eye is very good at extracting what it needs from the bloodstream. If you have a reasonable balanced diet, then your eyes will find what they nee ... Read More

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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Davis
38 years experience in Sleep Medicine
Diet is important: There has been much research done that shows your diet is directly related to your eye health. High fat diets have been linked to age-related macular ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Golenbock
48 years experience in Pediatrics
Lutein, zeaxanthin: For certain forms of macular degeneration the above nutrients may possibly be helpful. Vitamin a is needed to maintain eye health. So is vitamin d.
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience in Ophthalmology
Good lifestyle: Heredity plays a dominant role but if you eat well, exercise and visit your ophthalmologist regularly, you will maximize your changes to maintain good ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bryan Levey
26 years experience in Pediatrics
It's long been known: ...That beta carotene containing vegetables (carrots, sweet potatoes, etc.) are good for your eyes and vision. Will they make bad vision better? No ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Bradley
17 years experience in LASIK Surgery
Vision/ eye health: Glasses, contact lenses or laser eye surgery; regular eye checkups; daily multivitamin; no smoking.
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Chandler
32 years experience in Ophthalmology
Leafy green vegies: While having a balanced diet is important, leafy green vegetables that are high in lutein such as kale, collard greens, turnip greens have been found ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Paul
38 years experience in Ophthalmology
Sunglasses, diet: Easiest and most simple ways to protect your eye health are: 1). Protect your eyes from potential injury with safety glasses when working with tools, ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tim Conrad
33 years experience in Ophthalmology
No: Using your eyes will not harm them, even for extended periods of time.
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kurt Andreason
22 years experience in LASIK Surgery
Eye health: Some studies are more conclusive than others with respect to eye health. Personally i protect my eyes from excess uv light with sunglasses outside, t ... Read More
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