Vitamin D improves eye health
by Newsletter Editor
Doctors gave older mice vitamin D or a placebo for six weeks and found less inflammation, fewer protein deposits, and better retina function for vitamin D. Researchers also found fewer protein deposits in blood vessels, suggesting vitamin D may help prevent a range of age-related health issues.
Reference: Neurobiology of Aging; 2012, Vol. 33, No. 10, 2382-2389