Friday, July 24, 2009
Discussions with one of my favorite ophthalmic researchers, Stuart Richer, OD, PhD, chief investigator of the Lutein, Antioxidant Supplement Trial (LAST), usually get me ginned up about a particular nutrient and its effect on the eye.
Friday, July 10, 2009
Long-term studies of Demodex and its role in chronic blepharits have been carried out in recent years. Demodex are intradermal parasites that thrive in hair follicles, meibomian and sebaceous glands.
Friday, July 03, 2009
For more than half a century, thought-leaders have gravitated to the Aspen Institute Big Idea Festival the first week in July to engage in partnership and open-minded dialogue on the most critical issues of the day.
Friday, June 26, 2009
A review abstract presented in the on-line version of the June 2009 British Journal of Ophthalmology addressed dietary information collected on 2,924 AREDs subjects during the 8-year trial period.
Friday, June 19, 2009
The world of journalism lost one of its very best when NBC's Tim Russert died a premature death from coronary disease one year ago this week.
Friday, June 12, 2009
It has come to our attention that the TOZAL formulation now being sold by AmeriSciences multi-level marketing company in Canada is different from the TOZAL formulation sold in the United States.
Friday, June 05, 2009
I gave a small mid-week dinner party for a group of nutrition-obsessed, molecular biologist/biochemist friends. The evening was a huge success - food and otherwise.
Friday, May 29, 2009
Biosyntrx joins our manufacturing facility, Vitamin Research Products (VRP), in recommending that our Friday Pearl readers get involved to protect their health freedon.
Friday, May 29, 2009
A new safety and toxicology review by an independent panel of scientists shows that EpiCor is safe up to 3 grams per serving.
Thursday, May 21, 2009
"All truth goes through three stages. First it is ridiculed. Then it is violently opposed. Finally, it is accepted as self-evident." Schopenhauer. This week's Friday Pearl discusses the way free radicals and antioxidants interact with living organisms.