Blindness and Low Vision

Age-Related Eye Disease Study 2:

All About Vision:

Center for Vision Research:

European Blind Union:

International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness:

International Council of Ophthalmology:

Light for the World:

Lighthouse International:

Lions Clubs International:

National Eye Institute, U.S. National Institutes of Health:

World Council of Optometry:

World Health Organization on Prevention of Blindness and Visual Impairment:


Dietary Recommendations

European Food Safety Association:

World Health Organization Global Strategy for Diet, Physical Activity and Health:

United States Dietary Guidelines for Americans:



Age-Related Eye Disease Study Research Group. Lutein+ Zeaxanthin and Omega-3 Fatty Acids for Age-Related Macular Degeneration: The Age-Related Eye Disease Study 2 (AREDS2) Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA. 2013;309(19):2005-2015.

World Health Organization Global Data on Visual Impairments 2010

World Health Organization Global Initiative for the Elimination of Avoidable Blindness : action plan 2006-2011