The Tolentino Eye Research Foundation was created to demonstrate our commitment to education by providing a scientifically valid resource on eye-related technological advances.
If you do not have Melanin/Ocular Lens Pigment sunglasses, are you being adequately protected from sunlight? The answer is NO. In this issue, we will compare Melanin/Ocular Lens Pigment lenses (MOLP) with leading sun and eye glass technologies. For legal reasons, we will describe the technologies, but cannot use any brand names. Melanin/Ocular Lens Pigment … Continue reading Are You Protected from the Sun?
In our previous newsletter, we mentioned how harmful blue light is to the retina because it packs a lot of energy and contributes to the development of macular degeneration. Before we had high definition LED computer/device screens and televisions, we were not significantly exposed to blue light in the evening or indoors. While there was some exposure from fluorescent … Continue reading Preserve your vision and sleep better.
BLUE LIGHT... Why is it bad for us? VISIBLE BLUE LIGHT is the most important, yet harmful factor for our vision. On one hand, without visible light (which contains blue light) we could not see. Yet on the other hand, light is energy and has the potential to be harmful. We can define visible light by … Continue reading The Threat of Blue Light
Welcome to Tolentino Eye Research Foundation! Started by one of the world’s leading ophthalmologists and committed to providing a solution and improving eye health world wide, our mission is to educate and inform the public about eye protection and health as well as to contribute to the development of groundbreaking eye research.