ST. LOUIS, March 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- ZeaVision, makers of the EyePromise® brand of eye vitamins, has been selected by NFL great Terry Bradshaw to be featured on The Edge as part of the show's Extreme Innovations series. The Pro Football Hall of Fame quarterback and on-air celebrity explores the advancement of visual performance in sport, and how EyePromise vizual EDGE is revolutionizing the sports performance world.
EyePromise vizual EDGE is the first dietary supplement clinically proven to reduce glare, reduce light sensitivity, improve contrast sensitivity and improve visual processing speed. As the eyes and brain are connected, a millisecond difference in seeing the ball for example, could affect a batter's swing resulting in the difference between a foul ball and a base hit.
The five-minute segment on The Edge educates viewers on the link between nutrition and visual performance, highlighting the importance of dietary zeaxanthin (zee-uh-zan-thin), a key pigment found in the part of the eye – your macular pigment – that acts like internal sunglasses to protect and enhance vision. Regular sunglasses can shield the front of the eye from the sun and UV light but building your internal sunglasses is the body's way of naturally protecting the back of the eye from harmful blue light.
Dr. Dennis Gierhart, CEO and Chief Science Officer at ZeaVision, said, "With more than 20 years of researching zeaxanthin and its effects on eye health, we are very excited about the new science that demonstrates improvements in visual processing speed, glare reduction, contrast sensitivity, and cognition. We have had countless testimonials from patients over the years, but the latest research proves that zeaxanthin positively affects visual performance."
ZeaVision pioneered eye health beginning in 2001, and more than 35 million doctor recommended doses of EyePromise have been consumed to date. EyePromise products are research validated, made in the USA from the highest quality ingredients, have an unconditional 60-Day Money-Back Guarantee, and contain the highest levels of natural, dietary Zeaxanthin, derived from a proprietary type of paprika pepper. Manufactured to strict guidelines including the FDA's current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP), EyePromise is the only brand of eye supplements to attain the prestigious NSF Certified for Sport designation to ensure quality, integrity, and safety for ingestion by professional athletes in the NFL, MLB, NHL, PGA, LPGA, and other professional sports organizations.
About ZeaVision and EyePromise
EyePromise is the leading doctor recommended brand of eye vitamins to increase MPOD (Macular Pigment Optical Density) to: mitigate a key risk factor (low macular pigment) for Macular Degeneration; improve visual performance; and protect vision from harmful blue light. EyePromise eye vitamins are available through leading Eye Care Professionals, Amazon.com, and the company's website, eyepromise.com. ZeaVision's QuantifEye® MPOD measurement instrument has successfully measured more than 3 million eyes making it the most ubiquitous and reliable instrument for measuring macular pigment optical density. The company encourages all patients, athletes, and Eye Care Professionals to visit explore.eyepromise.com/mpodguarantee to learn more. For more information, please visit www.eyepromise.com, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or call 866-833-2800.
About The Edge with Terry Bradshaw
The Edge program airs in approximately 90 million households nationwide between 6:00 a.m. and 11:00 p.m. EST each day, nationally on networks like Versus, ESPN2 and Fox Sports Net. Segments are shot on location around the world and produced at USMT's 22,500 square foot studios and corporate headquarters in Coral Springs, Florida. The Edge uncovers, researches and presents interesting stories of people at the cutting edge of the competition to survive, thrive and excel. Whether its "David versus Goliath" stories of the "little enterprise that could" ... or news of individuals who have beaten insurmountable odds and rallied to achieve their own personal best ... The Edge focuses on the pinnacle of human endeavors — what drives us to surpass expectations and find new heights to conquer.
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