Eye health – the role of lutein

Dr Paul Clayton 2002 Paper after paper has confirmed the role of lutein (the carotene in spinach and broccoli) in protecting against macular degeneration, a major cause of loss of vision in the middle-aged and elderly. Now new evidence is coming in that cataract, the other main cause of blindness, can similarly be fought off … Read more

Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD) – an answer?

Dr Paul Clayton 2005 In two cases, NutriShield customers had been referred to hospital about a year ago with Age Related Macular Degeneration (AMD). It’s a condition where the central part of the retina – the intense yellow spot called the macula – begins to degenerate. The macula contains the highest concentration of photoreceptors and … Read more