Niacinamide: Birth Defects & Glaucoma

Niacinamide: Birth Defects & Glaucoma

Niacinamide Can Prevent Birth Malformations Major malformations occur in 2% of newborns. These include cardiac defects, kidney anomalies, anal atresia (non-development), vertebral defects, and limb malformations, among others. Recent genetic studies in humans and...
Antioxidants for Cataracts

Antioxidants for Cataracts

Antioxidants in the diet help to prevent cataracts. Thirty thousand women in Sweden were followed for an average of 7.7 years. The incidence of cataracts was compared with dietary antioxidant intake. (JAMA March 10, 2015 pp 1048-49) Women ingesting the highest dietary...

Use Nutrients to Prevent Cataracts

In not so surprising news, those individuals who ate a wide variety of foods high in vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants, had the least susceptibility and risk for developing cataracts, according to a recent study. IPM offers the nutritional supplement 4 Sight,...

Green Tea Protection for the Eyes

Catechins, a family of polyphenols (plant chemicals) found in green tea, may help protect the eyes against glaucoma and other eye related diseases, according to recent research. The green tea compounds can travel from the digestive system into the tissues of the eyes....