Eye Nutrition Fact: Ginkgo Biloba
The ginkgo is the oldest living tree species, growing on earth for 150-200 million years. No surprise, then, that it’s one of the most well-researched herbs in the world. Studies have confirmed that ginkgo, a powerful antioxidant:
* Increases blood flow to the retina.
* Can slow retinal deterioration which results in an
increase of visual acuity.
Retinal damage has a number of potential causes, including diabetes and macular degeneration. Studies suggest that gingko may help preserve vision in those with macular degeneration.
If you aren’t already taking it, our Ocu-Plus Formula contains 17 different nutrients (including Ginkgo Biloba) that are essential to eye health.Technorati Tags: Eye Nutrition, Ginko Biloba