Lutemax Kids: Exploring the Benefits of Lutein for Children

According to estimates from the Nutrition Business Journal, consumer interest in supplements supporting eye health has been steadily increasing since 2019—and with good reason. The heightened demands of the modern age have placed a greater emphasis on digital device usage. Demographics across the board are impacted, including children. From virtual learning to social media to… Continue reading Lutemax Kids: Exploring the Benefits of Lutein for Children

Healthy vision month prompts eye health check-in

Did you know that May is Healthy Vision Month? Maybe you did. Maybe you didn’t. But in either case, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the National Eye Institute publicize this month as a cue to us all to make our vision a health priority through preventive screenings, getting the right nutrition, and… Continue reading Healthy vision month prompts eye health check-in

6 reasons why our eyes love marigolds

The deep orange and gold pompom flowers known as marigolds that we see in early spring are actually great for our eyes! Could you have guessed even one of these six reasons? Have a read through and test your knowledge about these sweet little blossoms. 1. They’re flowers! Well, most obviously, because they’re bright and… Continue reading 6 reasons why our eyes love marigolds

UV sun protection: Sunscreen for the skin, vitamins for the eyes?

Ultraviolet Safety Month July is Ultraviolet (UV) Safety Month, a time meant to increase awareness about protecting ourselves from the harmful Ultraviolet A and B light rays from the sun. This is also the time of year when 1) the sun’s UV index is at its most potent, 2) our bodies are at their most… Continue reading UV sun protection: Sunscreen for the skin, vitamins for the eyes?

Try the “20/20 Diet!” For Vision Health

There are many ways to “diet,” which means a long-term pattern of consuming specific foods and beverages while eliminating others. Examples of ways to diet could include, eating “heart healthy,” low-carb, gluten-free, vegan, and intermittent fasting, among others. How about following a diet that supports your vision clarity and eye health? Such a “20/20’ diet… Continue reading Try the “20/20 Diet!” For Vision Health

Why Nutritional Ingredient Supplier Vertical Integration Matters to You

The sheer bounty of dietary supplements and functional foods is a health-minded consumer’s playground. Today, we are graced with a bursting cornucopia of conditionally specific products from multivitamins to vision support to beauty from within to kickstarting your metabolism. When you hone in on the type of supplement and the ingredients you want, you will… Continue reading Why Nutritional Ingredient Supplier Vertical Integration Matters to You

Back-to-School: Don’t Forget the L & Zs with the ABCs!

It seems as though almost as soon as children enjoy the first day of summer vacation, back-to-school (BTS) season arrives. Across the country, stores begin creating BTS displays in mid-July. Beyond tools of learning and clothes, nutrition and supplements should be a part of any child’s BTS kit. Today, children are digital lifestyle consumers, unlike… Continue reading Back-to-School: Don’t Forget the L & Zs with the ABCs!

How to Increase Your “HP” for Better Gaming

Just like a glitch in a game, something that causes an unwanted pause—say, shuffling around to get rid of a cramp, or feeling the need to blink to restore moisture to eyes—is annoying and can throw you off and reduce your health points (HP). But there are easy steps to take and products to use… Continue reading How to Increase Your “HP” for Better Gaming

How to Prepare for Autumn Ragweed Allergies

Spring is the season that comes to mind when one thinks of plant allergies. But late summer/early fall is primetime for ragweed allergies that can put a damper on work life and fun time. Ragweed begins to release its pollen in mid to late August and it really ramps up in September, often lasting through… Continue reading How to Prepare for Autumn Ragweed Allergies

Why the Pumpkin is Truly Great- Health Benefits

Every year without fail, the Peanuts’ Linus looks forward to seeing the Great Pumpkin. While in their world, this revered squash is a myth, in reality, there’s a lot of greatness about the pumpkin, especially for health and well-being. Pumpkin is a large member of the squash (or Cucurbitaceae) family that also includes cantaloupes and… Continue reading Why the Pumpkin is Truly Great- Health Benefits