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Partner Series - Lutein & Zeaxanthin for Eye HealthPartner Series - Lutein & Zeaxanthin for Eye Health

February 28, 2013

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Partner Series - Lutein & Zeaxanthin for Eye Health

Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is the leading cause of blindness in the Western world, and incidence is on the rise as the population ages. Consumers are seeking preventive measures now to bolster macular pigment optical density (MPOD) and maintain their visionand quality of life. Research studies suggest the carotenoids lutein and zeaxanthin can not only prevent the onset of AMD, but also improve overall visual function. In this webinar from OmniActive Health Technologies, you'll learn about:

  • Understanding the structure and functionality of carotenoids, specifically lutein and zeaxanthin

  • Results of studies supporting the role of lutein and zeaxanthin in fighting AMD

  • Novel and unique sources of lutein and zeaxanthin with enhanced bioavailability


Philip DomenicoPhilip Domenico, Ph.D., Human Nutrition Specialist, OmniActive Health Technologies

Dr. Phil Domenico is a research scientist and author of numerous peer-reviewed and trade publications. Dr. Domenico worked for 25 years as a research director in infectious diseases and was an Associate Professor at Stony Brook University where he invented several patented antimicrobial agents currently under development, and presented his work globally. Dr. Phil is now a Human Nutrition Scientist and science communicator for the health and wellness industry.

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