Damage to eyes

Unexpected Things That Can Affect Your Vision!

By Dr. Rlv Phani Kumar, General Physician Many people suffer from defects in eyesight which make them opt for glasses and contact lenses. Though these options provide a long term solution to vision defects, it is always good to know things which might be gnawing away at your eye health, without you…

Know How Diabetes Affect Your Eyes!

By Dr. Neeraj Sanduja, Ophthalmology If the people suffering from diabetes find their vision clouded or distorted, then the condition is called Diabetic Retinopathy. The vision gradually grows weaker until there is a complete loss of vision. Causes Behind the Condition- 1. If the sugar content in blood is high, then it…

High Blood Pressure And Its Adverse Effect On Eyes!

By Dr. Ruchi, Ophthalmology The consequences of not treating high blood pressure are not limited to only the kidneys and heart. It also affects eyesight and in turn, causes eye disease. Retinal blood vessels are damaged due to hypertension. High blood pressure is a chronic condition where the force of the blood…

Know More About 5 Daily Activities That Harm Your Eyes!

By Dr. C.S. Sidana, General Physician Many people suffer from defects in eyesight which make them opt for glasses and contact lenses. Though these options provide a long term solution to vision defects, it is always good to know things which might be gnawing away at your eye health, without you even…

Causes Associated With Dry Eyes!

By Dr. Anand Palimkar, Ophthalmology Dry eyes are quite common, but only as a temporary medical condition. Unfortunately though, this problem is becoming more and more persistent, promising serious vision problems later. The lacrimal glands near the eyes secrete tears, which is composed of a complicated combination of fatty oils, mucus and…

How Food Can Prevent Eye-Diseases?

By Dt. Shivani Jotwani, Dietitian/Nutritionist, About 25 million people all over the world are affected by eye problems such as age-linked muscular degeneration and cataracts. In most cases, such diseases are usually caused by oxidation or inflammation of the eyes. Studies have found that a diet rich in nutrients like lutein and…

Retinal Detachment: What Is a Torn or Detached Retina?

By Dr Somdutt Prasad , Ophthalmology Retinal tear – however not similar to retinal detachment – is considered an initial stage of retinal detachment. The condition when fluid from your eyes makes way through a retinal tear; thereby detaching the retina from its chief tissue is defined as retinal detachment.…

5 daily activities that harm your eyes

By Dr Anuj Gupta , General Physician Many people suffer from defects in eyesight which make them opt for glasses and contact lenses. Though these options provide a long term solution to vision defects, it is always good to know things which might be gnawing away at your eye health, without you…