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Bausch + Lomb successfully defends PreserVision patent

January 25, 2017

Bausch + Lomb announced it has resolved the patent infringement lawsuit against Vitamin Health Inc. filed in September 2013 in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of New York.

The lawsuit accused Vitamin Health of infringing Bausch + Lomb’s U.S. patent (the ‘297 patent) covering PreserVision AREDS and AREDS 2 Formula eye vitamins through the manufacturing and sale of Vitamin Health’s Viteyes eye vitamins.

Perspectives on Glaucoma

Efficacy of antioxidants for oxidative stress may depend on age

December 27, 2016
The relationship between oxidative stress and visual field loss may be strongest in relatively young patients with open-angle glaucoma, according to a study in the…
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Look to the gut for autoimmunity, says speaker at Ocular Nutrition Society

November 22, 2016
ANAHEIM, Calif. – The autoimmune formula is made up of a patient’s genes, infections, the microbiome/gut and environment, according to Julie Poteet, OD, MS
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Vitamin D is underestimated, researcher says

November 21, 2016
ANAHEIM, Calif. – John J. Cannell, MD, medical director of the Vitamin D Council, illustrated the importance of vitamin D and lack of a consensus on its…
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Diabetic Eye Disease: Screening Strategies and Imaging Devices - Number 1

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Diabetic retinopathy (DR) is a major cause of blindness among American adults aged 40 years and older. The prevalence…
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Gerson addresses ocular nutrition controversies, supplements, AREDS2

July 1, 2016
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Mesozeaxanthin beneficial in eyes with, without AMD

November 15, 2014
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Bausch + Lomb successfully defends PreserVision patent

January 25, 2017
Bausch + Lomb announced it has resolved the patent infringement lawsuit against Vitamin Health Inc. filed in September 2013 in the U.S. District…

Perspectives on Glaucoma

Efficacy of antioxidants for oxidative stress may depend on age

December 27, 2016
The relationship between oxidative stress and visual field loss may be strongest in relatively young patients with open-angle glaucoma, according to…

Meeting News

Look to the gut for autoimmunity, says speaker at Ocular Nutrition Society

November 22, 2016
ANAHEIM, Calif. – The autoimmune formula is made up of a patient’s genes, infections, the microbiome/gut and environment, according to…

Meeting News

Vitamin D is underestimated, researcher says

November 21, 2016
ANAHEIM, Calif. – John J. Cannell, MD, medical director of the Vitamin D Council, illustrated the importance of vitamin D and lack of a…

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VIDEO: Clinical science backs dry eye treatment

November 10, 2016
ANAHEIM, Calif. – Scott Schachter, OD, reported here at the American Academy of Optometry that he uses HydroEye (ScienceBased Health) in his…

Top 5 headlines for National Diabetes Month

November 4, 2016
Early detection, timely treatment and appropriate follow-up care are the only ways to prevent vision loss from diabetes, according to the National…

In the Journals

Vitamin D deficiency associated with tear hyperosmolarity, dysfunction

October 18, 2016
A single center study demonstrated that patients with vitamin D deficiency should be further evaluated if they have syndromes causing dry eye and…

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AMO launches eye vitamin, lid scrub

September 30, 2016
LAS VEGAS – Abbott Medical Optics announced here at Vision Expo West its launch of Blink Eye Vitamins and Blink Lid Wipes. According to…

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VIDEO: OD finds success with supplement containing omega-3, omega-6

September 15, 2016
LAS VEGAS – Whitney Hauser, OD, discusses how she’s using HydroEye (ScienceBased Health) in her practice. She said the supplement…

In the Journals

Dry eye signs, symptoms improve with re-esterified omega-3

August 19, 2016
Researchers confirmed the improvement in the signs and symptoms for dry eye after 12 weeks and support the recommendation that dietary…

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