Maintain Eyesight and Protect Against Macular Degeneration.
Eyesight Regular Screening
If you are suffering from diabetes or high blood pressure, you should go for regular, frequent eye screening as advised by your physician, even when there are no symptoms of an eye condition. Because diabetic and high blood pressure patients are at a higher risk of contracting retinopathy, which can damage the retina and even lead to visual impairment.
Tonics for the Eyes
- Bilberry is a commonly used herb in the West to strengthen eye capillaries and prevent eye-related disease and infection. It is sometimes combined with other anti-aging herbs such Rooibos and Sutherlandia Frutescens and sold as tonics for the eyes.
- Chrysanthemum tea has been used by the Chinese for centuries to relieve red or sore eyes caused by insufficient sleep or prolonged eyestrain. In TCM, chrysanthemum is prescribed to support the liver and lungs, and to strengthen the eyes. + Continue Reading