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According to researchers reporting in Clinical Ophthalmology taking dietary supplements that contain a combination of omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids and antioxidants can be helpful in the treatment of dry eye symptoms. Fjallraven Kanken NO.2 new balance homme A study was conducted to understand the effectiveness and tolerability of dietary supplements containing a combination of omega-3 essential fatty acids and antioxidants for help for dry eye symptoms and complaints. nike air max femme pas cher ugg boots bailey The researchers wanted to know if the dry eye diet supplements helped scratchy and stinging sensation in the eyes, eye redness, grittiness, painful eyes, tired eyes, grating sensation, and blurry vision. Rucksäcke von Fjällräven ugg soldes 2017 After 12 weeks of taking the supplements all individual symptoms improved significantly from an average rating of 11.9 to 6.8 after treatment indicating that dietary supplementation with a combination of omega-3 essential fatty acids and antioxidants was an effective treatment for dry eye.

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Type 2 diabetes is generally associated with both familial and hereditary factors as well lifestyle including activity levels, obesity and diet. new balance pas cher While most of the time physicians are instructing patients to avoid eating certain foods in order to reduce the risk of diabetes, a recent study suggests that eating certain fruits can actually reduce your risk of being affected by type 2 diabetes.

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Research from the Harvard School of Public Health demonstrates that eating certain whole fruits may reduce the risk for Type 2 diabetes, asics france even though fruit juice consumption may increase the risk for diabetes. Investigators combined data from 3 studies: the Nurses’ Health Study of more than 66,000 patients, the Nurses’ Health Study II of more than 85,000 patients and the Health Professionals Follow-Up Study with over 36,000 patients. https://www.fjallravenkankensale.de/ nike air max 2013 The participants in all 3 studies completed questionnaires assessing health and lifestyle factors, including diet, nike air max flyknit every 2 years.

The researchers excluded participants with a baseline diagnosis of diabetes, cardiovascular disease, or cancer, as well as those who had missing data for fruit or fruit juice consumption or an extremely high or low caloric intake, and those who had an unclear date of diabetes diagnosis.

The analysis was adjusted for personal, lifestyle, and dietary risk factors for diabetes. ugg bailey bow The researchers concluded that every 3 servings of fruit per week were associated with a lower risk for Type 2 diabetes. When the researchers looked at individual types of fruit in a multivariate analysis, adjusted for the same factors, they found that 3 servings per week of some fruits were more closely associated with reduced risk of diabetes especially blueberries, grapes and apples.

If you or someone you know has questions about Type 2 diabetes or needs to schedule an appointment for an eye exam, please call The Eye Clinic of Texas, an affiliate of Houston Eye Associates, at 800-423-3937, visit The Eye Clinic of Texas, Google+ or facebook.com/ecot.lasik.

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What does being overweight or even obese have to do with your risk of developing cataracts? As it turns out, adidas stan smith more than you may think. bns gold Body Mass Index (BMI) is recognized as a well known risk factor for some common diseases, such as diabetes, heart disease and joint problems however the relationship between BMI and risk of cataract is controversial and not completely obvious. chaussure nike cortez chaussures timberland pas cher The World Health Organization (WHO) defines a normal weight with a Body Mass Index (BMI) as18.5-<25 kg/m2, being overweight as BMI of 25-<30 kg/m2, and obesity as BMI of ≥30 kg/m2.

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An extensive Meta Analysis and statistical review of BMI and cataracts found that being overweight or obese were significantly associated with an increased risk of cataracts, especially those called “posterior subcapsular cataracts” which typically cause the greatest vision decline. nike air max 90 air jordan en soldes This relationship was independent of sex, alcohol intake, diabetes and hypertension.

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Regular eye exams are the best way to help prevent vision loss from diabetic retinopathy. nike air max femme chaussure timberland femme The eye examinations for diabetic retinopathy need to be thorough and when necessary include advanced testing such as retinal photography, fluorescein angiography and ocular coherence tomography (OCT) in order to really document how the retina and it’s blood vessels are functioning. adidas stan smith chaussure asics Depending on the severity and the risk of progression of each patient’s diabetic retinopathy we will advise them of the frequency and intervals for their exams. Fjällräven Rucksäcke Ugg 2017 But, patients with diabetes need to know that it is terribly important to keep their appointments.

Vision loss from diabetes and especially catastrophic vision loss from diabetic retinopathy can be prevented with early detection, diagnosis and treatment. nike air max tn soldes adidas zx flux belgique If you or someone you know has diabetes or even elevated blood sugar levels they should work to prevent diabetic eye disease and problems with regular eye exams by calling The Eye Clinic of Texas, an affiliate of Houston Eye Associates, at 800-423-3937, visiting The Eye Clinic of Texas, Google+ or facebook.com/ecot.lasik.

The Eye Clinic of Texas is an affiliate of Houston Eye Associates, the largest ophthalmology clinic in the nation.