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  1. ... whole milk, and some fortified foods. Provitamin A carotenoids: Carotenoids are plant pigments (dyes). Once ingested, the body ... vitamin A. There are more than 500 known carotenoids. One such carotenoid is beta-carotene. Beta-carotene ...
  2. Vitamin A From the National Institutes of Health (National Institutes of Health, Office of Dietary Supplements)  
    ... Vitamin A > Vitamin A - Consumer Vitamin A and Carotenoids Fact Sheet for Consumers Have a question? Ask ... A and Carotenoids . What are vitamin A and carotenoids and what do they do? Vitamin A is ...
  3. Antioxidants: Protecting Healthy Cells (Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics)  
    ... vitamins C and E, Vitamin C, Vitamin E, carotenoids, beta-carotene, lycopene and lutein, free radicals, antioxidants ... Antioxidants — such as vitamins C and E and carotenoids, which include beta-carotene, lycopene and lutein — help ...
  4. ... belongs to a group of colored pigments called carotenoids. It's converted to vitamin A in the body ... and other red, orange, and yellow pigments called carotenoids are considered antioxidants. They provide about 50% of ...
  5. ... is a type of organic pigment called a carotenoid. It is related to beta-carotene and vitamin ... eye vitamin." Lutein is one of two major carotenoids found in the human eye (macula and retina). ...
  6. Vitamin A (Harvard School of Public Health)  
    Harvard School of Public Health ... Vitamin A/Start Here ... Vitamin A ... Vitamin A can’t give you superpowers of night vision or cure your dependence on glasses, but ...
  7. Vitamin E (Harvard School of Public Health)  
    Harvard School of Public Health ... Vitamin E/Learn More ... Vitamin E ... Vitamin E is a fat-soluble vitamin with several forms, but alpha-tocopherol is the only one ...
  8. Diet and Nutrition (American Academy of Ophthalmology)  
    American Academy of Ophthalmology ... Learn about eye healthy diet and nutrition. ... Macular Degeneration/Living With ... Macular Degeneration ... Eye Diseases/Living With
  9. Antioxidants (Harvard School of Public Health)  
    Harvard School of Public Health ... Often used as a marketing buzzword, learn about the role of antioxidants beyond the hype. ... Antioxidants/Start Here ... Antioxidants
  10. Adding omega-3 fatty acids did not improve a combination of nutritional supplements commonly recommended for treating age-related macular degeneration ( ...
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