Retinopathy

4 Diabetic Retinopathy Treatment Options

…mineral are the most likely to have severe diabetic retinopathy. I recommend taking 500–1,000 mg of magnesium per day for diabetic retinopathy treatment. While the therapies I just outlined are effective at addressing retinopathy, I also recommend taking a targeted vision formula that…

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Two Supplements for Eye Health

…vessels to become stiff and lose their flexibility. This is a major culprit behind many diabetic complications, including cataracts and diabetic retinopathy. But, the good news is that there are two supplements for eye health that are especially good for protecting your vision health from diabetes…

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Nutrient Spotlight: Benefits of B Vitamins

…increases the likelihood of having a stroke and has been linked to other conditions caused by atherosclerosis, such as erectile dysfunction, retinopathy, peripheral vascular disease, and kidney disease. * Keep your bones strong. Everybody knows that calcium and vitamin D protect against osteoporosis…

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Diabetes and Retinopathy

…very important, as diabetic retinopathy is the leading cause of irreversible blindness in the industrialized world today. In fact, it leads to 12,000 to 24,000 new cases of blindness annually. There are three main types of diabetic retinopathy: * Background retinopathy, which occurs when the blood…

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Benefits of Pycnogenol

…it strengthens the capillaries in the retina, Mirtogenol can help prevent retinopathy. Another study found this supplement can even halt progression of vision loss in people with diabetic retinopathy. Mirtogenol was also studied in people with slightly elevated intraocular pressures—the…

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6 Ways to Prevent Loss of Vision

Nearly 30 million Americans have cataracts, glaucoma, retinopathy and/or macular degeneration, all of which can lead to permanent loss of vision. Although these conditions crop up with increasing frequency as we age, they are by no means normal or inevitable. You can, in fact, preserve your vision…

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Natural Treatment for Glaucoma

…the allergen was eliminated. It’s important to determine potential allergens and avoid them. Now it’s your turn: Has glaucoma been an issue for you? What natural treatments for glaucoma have you sought out? You May Also be Interested In * Diabetes and Glaucoma * Diabetes and Retinopathy

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5 Vision Health Facts You Should Know

…demonstrated to normalize inner eye pressures, thereby reducing risk of glaucoma. Research has also shown it to be an effective natural diabetic retinopathy treatment. Look for Mirtogenol in products targeting vision health, and use as directed. Vision Health Fact #3: Environmental factors such as…

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Ward Off Vision Loss

…begin to lose their elasticity, and small print becomes harder to read, necessitating reading glasses for many. With age, the incidence of retinopathy and other disorders of the retina increases. Lenses cloud over as cataracts form, and central vision may disappear as age-related macular…

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A Diabetes Success Story

R.B., a type 2 diabetic, had been on insulin for 16 years. She had retinopathy, angina, high blood pressure, a history of two heart attacks, and an open ulcer on her foot that refused to heal. But the most debilitating of her problems was neuropathy. Nerve damage left her with virtually no sensation…

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