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Vitamins for the Eyes

Aug 19, 2013 @ 10:26 AM — by Jeffrey Schultz
Tagged with: Vitamins Eye Care

Diet and nutrition play key roles in the overall health of the eyes. A patient’s risk of some eye diseases such as cataracts and macular degeneration may be lowered with a diet rich with certain vitamins and nutrients. At his eye care practice in Cleveland, optometrist Jeffrey Schultz may recommend eye vitamins to promote the health of the eyes. These vitamins and nutrients may include vitamin C, vitamin E, zinc, and lutein and zeaxanthin.

Vitamins for the Eyes

Patients of all ages can benefit from a diet rich with vitamins and nutrients. A patient may be able to lower the risk of developing age-related macular degeneration, cataracts, or other eye diseases by supplementing his or her diet with a combination of certain vitamins and nutrients:

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Offering a wide selection of eyewear and eye care treatments for the entire family, Lifetime Eye Care specializes in maintaining excellent health and vision of the eyes. To learn more about the benefits of vitamins for the eyes, or to schedule a comprehensive eye examination, please contact Lifetime Eye Care today. Dr. Jeffrey Schultz and his staff look forward to helping you with all of your eye needs.