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Friday Pearls

Supplement Users Health Habits

Friday, February 14, 2014

A newly published review in the Nutrition Journal found that dietary supplement users take supplements as just one component of a larger effort to develop a healthier lifestyle. 

Lutein, Zeaxanthin & The Aging Process

Friday, February 07, 2014

A study just published in The Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, provides first evidence that higher lutein, zeaxanthin, and vitamin C concentrations in plasma are associated with longer telomere length in normal elderly men and women, which suggests a protective role for these nutrients in telome...

Carbs and Fats

Friday, January 31, 2014

When the diet is modified for one energy-yielding nutrient, it changes the intake of macronutrients, which makes it extremely difficult to sustain adequate nutrient intake. Diets based on low-fat and high-carbohydrate consumption have led to a dramatic increase in the risk for obesity and its complications, as well as fuzzy thinking, since f...

Bullseye For Dry Eye

Friday, January 31, 2014

In developing a second patented three layer tear-film-specific formula for oral administration, the female lead Biosyntrx science team included the nutrient co-factors suggested necessary to address dry eye syndrome by physiologic rather than pharmacological means.

Excess Weight & Eye Disease

Friday, January 24, 2014

Knowledge is not enough; we must apply.  Willing is not enough; we must do. GotheExcess weight continues to be an epidemic in the United States. There is strong scientific agreement that excess weight (BMI over 25) contributes to overall mortality.  It also significantly increases the risk of serious degenerative diseases, including cataracts, macular degeneration, glaucoma, and diabetic retinopathy.

The International Zinc Guru

Friday, January 17, 2014

Biosyntrx was honored to have Imre Lengyel, PhD, one of the world's foremost zinc researchers, agree to sit on our scientific advisory board. He is a senior scientist and one of the principal investigators in the Department of Ocular Biology and Therapeutics at University College, London (ranked among the top ten universities in the world).

Calling Out Evidence Based Medicine

Friday, January 10, 2014

The copy in today's Pearl was taken verbatim, except for a few spelling corrections, from a provocative article in the January 4, 2014 British Medical Journal."Evidence based medicine ...

Vitamin E & Alzheimer's

Friday, January 03, 2014

A study published January 1, 2014 in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) titled, "Effect of Vitamin E and Memantine on Functional Decline in Alzheimer’s Disease," suggests that 2,000 IU per day of vitamin E antioxidant alone delayed clinical progression of the disease by 19% per year compared...

Year End Report

Friday, December 27, 2013

The last Friday Pearl of 2013 assures our valued customers that Biosyntrx does not believe good is good enough for our valued customers. Our stated mission has always been  to produce the safest and most efficacious nutritional products available in the eye care sector.  

Blackcurrant / Dry Eye Benefits

Friday, December 20, 2013

Blackcurrants (Ribes nigrum) include high levels of anti-inflammatory Omega-6 gamma-linolenic-acid (GLA), as well as vitamin C and E, which made them very popular in France and England during WW2 because citrus fruit was almost impossible to obtain. Because blackcurrant oil is the most biochemically-balanced and certainly the most chemically stable source of the three plants that include the fatty acid GLA (evening primrose and borage being the only other two); it is becoming a popular and profitable crop in this country.  

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