Optimizing Retinal Health & Function: Primary Eye Care's Essential Role

The Need to Assess Patient Retinal Health & Function

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We also have to be more vigilant about keeping the retina healthy over time through deliberate nutraceutical strategies. Since the macula relies on three diet-derived pigments — lutein (L), zeaxanthin (Z), and meso-zeaxanthin (MZ) — to function optimally, bolstering macular pigment can help slow damage from natural aging and blue light exposure.