At OmniActive, we actively promote the sustainability of communities rather than just the environmental aspects of harvesting ingredients and raw materials. Learn how the OmniActive Improving Lives Foundation fosters positive change in rural farming communities through gender equality, nutrition and sanitation programs.
Are macular carotenoids conditionally essential? What's the"depletion/repletion cycle"? Get the answers to these questions and more by watching this engaging podcast-style webinar which was featured on the Nutraingredients-USA Healthy Aging online conference.
Monday’s Great American Eclipse has magnified the important—and often times overlooked—topic of sunlight exposure on vision health. The cardinal rule for eclipse watching is, of course, do not look directly at the eclipse with naked eyes. The reason for this directive is called solar retinopathy. This is a condition that occurs when the sun’s intense light floods the retina and causes irreparable damage. However, an eclipse is not the only time during which the sun can damage the eye. Although the sun is most commonly associated with UVA and UVB radiation, within the spectrum of visible light emitted from the sun hides harmful high-energy blue light.