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Omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids have been found to protect against the development and progression of deterioration of the retina (retinopathy).
Connor K, SanGiovanni J, Lofqvist C, Aderman C, et al. Increased Dietary Intake of Omega-3 Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids Reduces Pathological Retinal Angiogenesis. Nature Med. 2007; 13(7): 868-73. http://www.nature.com/nm/journal/v13/n7/abs/nm1591.html