Navigation Links
Frost & Sullivan: Ageing Population and Availability of Preventative Medicines Propels Growth of European Eye Health Ingredients Market
Date:3/9/2009

"The market for eye health ingredient products is in its infancy and the timing is right to initiate the successful development of this market," notes Telles. "Strategically positioned brands and rising consumer awareness will push participants in the eye health ingredients market into the right commercial arena, while focusing on their health benefits."

The sustained development of world economies in the last few decades has raised current standards of living and average life expectancy significantly, particularly in Europe. However, extended life spans have brought with it the threat of age-related illnesses, such as dementia, cardiovascular disease and blindness.

Eye health is a key component of a healthy life and the market for eye health ingredients witnessed growth in 2007, spurred by the incidence of eye-diseases such as glaucoma, age-related macular degeneration, cataracts and childhood blindness.

As a result of the scale of visual impairment problems, many consumers are making lifestyle changes, switching to nutrient-rich diets that will aid in protecting visual acuity, preventing cataract and blindness and safeguarding their eyesight from harmful exposure to ultraviolet rays.

Since 2007, the European market for eye health ingredients has been dominated by antioxidants. Key eye health ingredients in use in 2007 included lutein, beta-carotene and zeaxanthin.

However, the market is faced with obstacles such as varying regulations that are hampering eye health claims, threats of substitution and the lack of market credibility. Fluctuating prices and constant price erosion due to competition from Asian manufacturers are further constraining the market. Asian manufacturers offer economical raw material sources and lower exchange rates, with their European counterparts unable to compete in terms of pricing.

Growth of this market ultimately depends o
'/>"/>

SOURCE Frost & Sullivan
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4 5

Related medicine news :

1. According to Frost & Sullivan, Mounting Clinical Evidence Underlines Benefits of Bone Growth and Spinal Fusion Stimulators
2. Frost & Sullivan Lauds OVATION Pharmaceuticals for Its Business Model and Ability to Sustain Growth
3. Frost & Sullivan Lauds Aesku.Diagnostics For Providing an Overall Analysis Platform For a Wide Range of Autoimmune Complications
4. Frost & Sullivan Lauds Veran Medical for its IG4 Plug-n-Play Navigation System
5. Frost & Sullivan Says, Rising Awareness Boosts High Acuity Areas Monitoring Systems Market in Eastern Europe
6. Frost & Sullivan Awards to Celebrate Healthcare Excellence
7. Market for Niche Blockbusters Promises an Attractive Future for Large Pharmaceutical Companies, Indicates Frost & Sullivan
8. Frost & Sullivan: The Brazilian Municipal Water and Wastewater Treatment Market Set to Double Within the Next Seven Years
9. Frost & Sullivan: Novel Diagnostics Methods Driving the European Cancer IVD Market Towards Early Detection and Prevention
10. Frost & Sullivan Recognizes WCC for Its Unique Multimodal Platform
11. Frost & Sullivan Recognizes Horphags Pioneering R&D Efforts in Health Ingredients
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/20/2014)... IQ Formulations , a top national ... Inc. 500 , distinguishing it as one of the ... not only made the list, but was ranked in the ... past three years. It also ranked ninth among all health ... the second fastest growing company in the Miami metro area. ...
(Date:8/20/2014)... August 20, 2014 It’s no secret ... According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse, nearly ... drugs. What’s even more alarming is the fact that ... last decade. , Those locked in a struggle with ... way out. But now, the newly-redesigned AbuseTreatmentCenters.net has released ...
(Date:8/20/2014)... New York, NY (PRWEB) August 20, 2014 ... the world’s largest nutrition school, is proud to ... of Integral Studies (CIIS), a cutting-edge university ... Integrative Nutrition’s Health Coach Training Program are now ... Master of Arts in Integrative Health Studies. , ...
(Date:8/20/2014)... federal judge has remanded a lawsuit filed by a group ... to the City of St. Louis Circuit Court, reports the ... an assertion by the defendants that the plaintiffs’ claims should ... Fresenius Medical Care North America Inc., et al., No. 4:14-967) ... the dialysis products GranuFlo and NaturaLyte. In 2012, the U.S. ...
(Date:8/20/2014)... Clearwater, FL (PRWEB) August 20, 2014 ... their first-ever stem cell facial. Utilizing the new ... anti-aging treatment effectively targets fine lines and wrinkles ... recently announced August specials, highlighting the new service ... the purchase of the stem cell facial. , ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Leading Health Supplement Company IQ Formulations Among Inc. Magazine’s Top 50 Fastest Growing Private Companies in the United States 2Health News:Re-Launched AbuseTreatmentCenters.net Offering New List of Substance Abuse Resources 2Health News:Integrative Nutrition Announces New Partnership with California Institute of Integral Studies 2Health News:Integrative Nutrition Announces New Partnership with California Institute of Integral Studies 3Health News:GranuFlo/NaturaLyte Case Remanded to State Court By Missouri Federal Judge, Baron and Budd Reports 2Health News:New Stem Cell Facial Unveiled at Botanica Day Spa 2Health News:New Stem Cell Facial Unveiled at Botanica Day Spa 3
... Helping Infertile Men and Women Find the Solutions to their Infertility ... Through Technology. , ... (PRWEB) May 16, 2009 -- ... couples that are struggling to be pregnant. National Fertility Link helps ...
... developments, The Villa Group encourages travelers to take advantage ... CDC today removed the Travel Health Warning against ... health safety. SAN DIEGO, May 15 In their ... in Mexico, CDC has noted that the virus activity ...
... cancer registriesone featuring transplant patients and the other the ... found that transplant patients experience worse outcomes from cancer. ... May 15, 2009, edition of the journal Transplantation ... MD, PhD, Jason Everly, PharmD, Steve Woodle, MD, and ...
... in Healthcare Technology Initiatives, Selected as Advisor to ... May 15 Cleveland Clinic Chief Information Officer ... to the U.S. Department of Health and Human ... of 23 experts appointed to the federal advisory ...
... Mass., May 15 Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: ... PCR Post-Op Summit in London.Jim Tobin, President and Chief Executive ... on Friday, May 22, beginning at approximately 9:30 a.m. London ... be available to all interested parties at Boston Scientific,s website ...
... 15 Herbal dietary supplement sales in the United ... figure of $4,800,000,000. A recent report published in the ... , based on data from multiple market research firms, ... 1% over 2007 sales.The HerbalGram report features ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Fewer Than One Percent of Infertile Couples Who Need Treatment Receive It - Website to Bridge Gap Between Infertile Couples and Fertility Clinics 2Health News:Fewer Than One Percent of Infertile Couples Who Need Treatment Receive It - Website to Bridge Gap Between Infertile Couples and Fertility Clinics 3Health News:Centers for Disease Control Lifts Travel Health Warning for Mexico 2Health News:Transplant patients have worse cancer outcomes, analysis shows 2Health News:Cleveland Clinic CIO Named to Federal Advisory Committee on Health Information Technology 2Health News:Herbal Supplement Sales Increase in US in 2008 2Health News:Herbal Supplement Sales Increase in US in 2008 3Health News:Herbal Supplement Sales Increase in US in 2008 4
(Date:8/19/2014)... Aug. 19, 2014   Lincor Inc. ... experience technology to New Jersey ... agreement, CarePoint Health will deploy Lincor,s PatientLINC technology ... Christ Hospital and Hoboken University Medical Center. ... of software solutions to help hospitals reach new ...
(Date:8/19/2014)... 19, 2014 Minimally Invasive Devices Inc. (MID), ... company, announced today that Mitsubishi Corporation has formally agreed ... system in Japan . MID anticipates ... Japan in the second half of ... distributor for Karl Storz GMBH & Co. (endoscopic instruments ...
(Date:8/19/2014)... , Aug. 19, 2014  Tokyo-based Atonarp Inc. ... funding round led by Walden Riverwood Ventures with ... development of Atonarp,s Smart Spectrometer technology platform, which ... company has targeted the oil & gas and ... "We are excited to partner with Atonarp in ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Lincor Announces Agreement With CarePoint Health For State-Of-The-Art Patient Engagement Technology 2Minimally Invasive Devices and Mitsubishi Medical Japan Forge Exclusive Distribution Agreement 2Atonarp Inc. Raises $8M Series A Round Led by Walden Riverwood Ventures 2
... LLC (Berg) and GNS Healthcare, Inc. (GNS), a subsidiary ... into a joint venture named MAP Biosystems, LLC (MAP) ... critical biomedical research.  MAP will utilize a combination of ... and GNS,s patented supercomputer-driven REFS™ modeling and ...
... March 2, 2011 Accumetrics, Inc., a privately-held developer ... and easy-to-use point-of-care diagnostic system for measuring platelet reactivity ... has signed an agreement with Portola Pharmaceuticals, Inc. to ... use in clinical trials. The VerifyNow System ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Berg Biosystems and GNS Healthcare Announce Joint Venture - MAP Biosystems 2Berg Biosystems and GNS Healthcare Announce Joint Venture - MAP Biosystems 3Accumetrics Signs Development & Supply Agreement With Portola Pharmaceuticals, Inc. 2
Force 1C has a streamlined, compact design perfect for the requirements of outpatient surgery - as well as the power and performance features needed for a full range of general inpatient surgical pro...
Diamond phaco knife keratome shaped blade straight. 3.2 mm wide....
... Excaliburplus PC, 100V, 50Hz/60Hz is the most ... V PTP in spray Coag. It is the ... power settings from the surgical field with a ... Output Voltage in CUT maintains minimum necessary voltage ...
The Valleylab Surgistat II generator provides exceptional performance, reliability, and safety benefits in a compact, easy to use unit....
Medicine Products: