• Alcon introduces chewable eye vitamin

    1 month ago - By Healio

    Alcon, a division of Novartis, announced the launch of a chewable vitamin to support eye health in people with age-related macular degeneration. The vitamin, Systane ICaps, is formulated based on results from the Age-Related Eye Disease Study 2 research group. The company said in a press release that it is the first chewable vitamin based on the study and has lower zinc levels and no beta-carotene, compared to previous vitamins.
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  • Vast Majority Of Development Assistance For Health Funds Target Those Below Age Sixty

    1 month ago - By Health Affairs

    Development assistance for health targets younger more than older age groups, relative to their disease burden. This disparity increased between 1990 and 2013. There are several potential causes for the disparity increase.
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  • It's Often Family to The Rescue During Opioid ODs

    It's Often Family to The Rescue During Opioid ODs

    1 month ago - By MedlinePlus

    Study finds increased access to antidote may allow relatives to turn tragedy into a second chance

    Related MedlinePlus Pages: Family Issues , Opioid Abuse and Addiction , Prescription Drug Abuse
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  • Switch to a Low-glycemic Diet: Stop Age-related Eye Disease

    Switch to a Low-glycemic Diet:  Stop Age-related Eye Disease

    1 month ago - By Medindia Health

    Fish, eggs, fruits, vegetables, whole grains are a few of the low glycemic index foods and help improve eye health in diabetics.
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  • Switching to a low-glycemic diet may stop age-related eye disease, study suggests

    1 month ago - By Medical News Today

    A study in mice finds that development of age-related macular degeneration could be arrested by switching from a high-glycemic diet to a low-glycemic...
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