Should you trust a medical product that hasn't been tested? Solal Technologies, a company that distributes a complementary medicine called Lutein & Zeaxanthin with the cliam that it's "highly protective of the eye and assists with age-related macular degeneration (AMD) and cataract" are under fire. And critics who question the product's safety are threatened with defamation charges.

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