Cataract

Cataract- How To Reduce Risks?

By Dr. Rajeev Gupta , Ophthalmology The clouding of an individual’s natural lens lying behind the iris and the pupil is called cataract. This condition forms the major cause of vision loss and affects people usually above the age of 40. According to research, cataracts are a principal cause of blindness in the world,…

Cataract- Causes, Symptoms, Prevention and how to reduce risks

By Dr. Tejas D. Shah, Ophthalmology The clouding of an individual’s natural lens lying behind the iris and the pupil is called cataract. This condition forms the major cause of vision loss and affects people usually above the age of 40. According to research, cataracts are a principal cause of blindness in…

Cataracts – Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment and Prevention

By Dr. Ravi Thadani, Ophthalmology Clouding of the natural lens present behind the iris and the pupil is called ‘cataract’. This condition forms the major cause of vision loss and affects people usually above the age of 40. According to research, cataracts are a principal cause of blindness in the world in…

Common Causes of Vision Loss in Elderly People

By Bharti Eye Hospitals, Ophthalmology Among other things which age does to you, the most painful is vision loss. Most of us are bestowed with clarity of vision, something that we tend to take for granted for the longest time. Therefore the sudden blow of age is difficult to deal with and…

Five important things to know about your eyes and cataract

A cataract is defined as a loss of transparency or clouding of the lens in your eye. It can occur in both the eyes, but is not infectious in nature, i.e. it doesn’t spread from one eye to the other. Cataracts are mostly caused due to the ageing process and…