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If you want to optimally protect your vision and decrease your risk of developing age-related macular degeneration and cataracts, you should know that a number of studies indicate that specific nutrients are vital to supporting the health of your eyes and improving your vision.

Some nutrients nourish the cells in your eyes and visual pathway. Other nutrients play critical roles in preventing free radical- induced damage to your retinae, which is a primary cause of age-related macular degeneration (AMD) and vision deterioration.

Vision Support is a concise, professional grade blend of all of the nutrients that are known to nourish your eyes and assist the natural protective mechanisms that are at work to protect the tissues in your eyes, including your retinae.

All of the nutrients in Vision Support are derived from quality whole foods and herbs.

In short, this professional grade formula is specifically designed to help you maintain optimal eye function and prevent damage to the tissues in your eyes.

Vision Support Ingredients:

LuteinPlus with MZ™

Vision Support contains a patented combination of lutein, zeaxanthin, and meso-zeaxanthin.

Lutein is a yellow-orange carotenoid that is found in dark green leafy vegetables. Lutein exists in plants to protect leaves against free radicals that are created whenever sunlight hits chlorophyll. Much in this same way, lutein acts to protect your eyes against free radicals that can cause macular degeneration and cataracts.

Zeaxanthin is another carotenoid that is found alongside lutein in green leafy vegetables and other plants. Zeaxanthin is found in high levels in the macular section of the eye, where it absorbs blue-violet light and neutralizes free radicals.

Meso-zeaxanthin is not commonly found in food sources. It is created by your body from lutein, though some people appear to have difficulty synthesizing meso-zeaxanthin, which likely increases risk of developing age-related macular degeneration.

The combination of lutein, zeaxanthin, and meso-zeaxanthin provides an armor-like defense for your eyes. These nutrients can help rebuild macular pigment and protect your eyes against harmful blue light. The net effect is protection against deterioration of vision.

I think it's worth noting that the patented lutein, zeaxanthin, and meso-zeaxanthin blend that is included in this formula provides these carotenoids in the same ratio that is found in healthy eyes (50% lutein, 25% zeaxanthin, and 25% meso-zeaxanthin). This is likely one of the reasons why this blend is highly effective at lowering risk of early stage AMD, and at delaying the onset of late stage AMD in cases where vision loss is imminent.

People who have age-related macular degeneration typically have only 60% of the total carotenoids that are found in healthy eyes. Research involving AMD patients has shown a 30% decrease in meso-zeaxanthin and a 20% decrease in zeaxanthin levels.

Vitamins C (Citrus sinensis)

A powerful antioxidant, vitamin C plays an important role in your body's response to physical and emotional stress, particularly within the chambers throughout your body that contain aqueous fluid, including your eyes. Vitamin C also plays a vital role in the production of neurotransmitters that affect eye function.

Vitamin C is sixty times more concentrated in the lenses of your eyes than it is in your blood.

Phenolic Fruit Concentrate

Phenolic fruit concentrate provides a rich source of flavonoids, which are powerful inhibitors of oxidative damage. Flavonoids work closely with vitamin C to stabilize the integrity of all cell membranes and prevent aging of the cells throughout your eyes.

Vitamin E (Natural)

Vitamin E provides additional antioxidant protection for the tissues that make up your eyes. In particular, vitamin E is essential for protecting natural fats that enter your system from becoming damaged and generating free radicals.

Bilberry Extract 100:1 (25% anthocyanosides)

Bilberry is abundant in anthocyanins and polyphenols, both groups of antioxidants that can provide significant protection against oxidative damage in your eyes.

It's thought that bilberry extract may improve visual function by increasing regeneration of a pigment called rhodopsin, which is essential to clear night vision.

Bilberry supports healthy blood circulation in the eyes, which helps reduce eye strain and promotes healthy eye function in general.

Kale 15:1

Kale adds more layers of antioxidant strength to this formula. Specifically, it's rich in beta-carotene, lutein, and indole-3-carbinol. Of all the dark green leafy vegetables commonly found in regular grocery stores, kale ranks near the top in terms of diversity and overall antioxidant strength.

Spinach 12:1

Spinach is included in this formula because it is one of nature's best sources of lutein. And we've already mentioned that lutein offers significant protection against age-related macular degeneration and cataracts.

Spinach is also rich in two additional antioxidants: glutathione and alpha-lipoic acid - more on these ingredients a bit further down.

Turmeric Root 10:1

Turmeric is included for its antioxidant capacity. Specifically, turmeric enhances the activity of one of the most important detoxifying enzymes in your body (glutathione S-transferase). Studies indicate that turmeric’s antioxidant activity surpasses that of vitamin E and beta-carotene.

Burgundy Grape Seed & Fruit Extract

Grape seed and fruit extract are included in this formula to add even more antioxidant diversity. Specifically, grape seed and fruit extract provide resveratrol, polyphenols, and oligomeric proanthocyanidins.

Zinc

Zinc is included because it is vital to the health of your retinae. Being deficient in zinc increases risk of developing night blindness.

Alpha-Lipoic Acid

Alpha-Lipoic Acid (ALA) is a powerful antioxidant that protects both aqueous and lipid media throughout your body. It is naturally created in low levels in your body, but as you age, your body produces less.

Studies indicate that taking alpha-lipoic acid can help prevent cataract formation by protecting pigment cells in the eyes from oxidative damage.

ALA can also help with diabetes-related eye damage by assisting with conversion of sugar into energy.

ALA also helps to recycle essential eye antioxidants glutathione, vitamin C, and vitamin E.

Glutathione (Reduced)

Glutathione is an antioxidant enzyme that is required in high concentrations by virtually all of your cells. It plays an essential role in ongoing detoxification of all of your cells, including those throughout your eyes.

Please note that this formula comes with a guarantee: If, after trying it daily for half a year or more, you don't feel that it's helped your eyes and vision in a measurable way, let me know and I'll see to it that you're given a full refund. I tested this formula for close to a full year, and I fully stand behind the consistent quality and effectiveness of this target formula.

Here's a look at the supplement facts panel for Vision Support:

The recommended serving size is one or two tablets daily - one tablet if you are already consistently getting some or all of the nutrients mentioned above through your diet, and two tablets if you are not eating a plant-based, nutrient-rich diet.

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In addition to ensuring regular intake of the nutrients mentioned above, it's important to remember that your vision can be diminished by a number of factors, including poor overall health, poor food choices, lack of quality rest, lack of activity, and prolonged periods of staring.

Be sure to to review the following articles on how to promote optimal vision via simple exercises that you can perform every day:

How to Reduce Eyestrain and Promote Optimal Vision

Why Frequent Blinking is Essential for Healthy Eyes and Optimal Vision

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This product is not intended to treat, cure or prevent any disease.

Reviews


Reviewer: Breaxnne Lemieux
02/19/2014 07:26am
I stopped wearing my contacts 2 years ago, and began taking vision support about 8 months ago. My left eye improved from 6.25 to 4.50. My right eye was 4.75 and is now 3.25. I believe that with more time and following your eye exercises and acupressure, my eyes will continue to improve :) Thank you so much Dr. Ben Kim!!!

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