Eye care

Visual Problems – Know Types Of Them!

By Dr. Rushmika Singhla, Ophthalmology The eyes are the organs of vision. Any complication suffered by your eyes even for a short period can cause extreme discomfort. It is essential to take proper care of your eyes. Your eyes need to be protected from harmful effects of the external environment like dust and UV rays.…

Glaucoma – How To Handle It?

By Dr. Vinay Agrawal, Ophthalmology The medical condition that leads to the weakening of the optic nerves is called Glaucoma. The condition worsens over time and may even lead to blindness in severe cases. Causes of Glaucoma Glaucoma is often linked to diabetic retinopathy. Increased sugar content in the blood often leads…

The Impact Of UV Rays On Your Eyes!

By Dr. Niket Sheth, Ophthalmology UV rays are of two types-UV-A and UV-B. Exposure to any of these UV rays can lead to eye problems. UV-A hurts central vision. Central vision is when the light entering your eyes is changed into nerve signals, by the cells which tells your brain what you…

Why Is Preschool Eye Check Up Needed?

By Dr. Pravin Kumar Singh, Ophthalmology Eye is one of the most important organ of the body. It is the precious organ that people should always be careful about. Eyes are also sensitive and many dangerous diseases often attack and damage eyes if not checked on time. Especially, in the case of…

Retinal Detachment – How To Treat It?

By Dr. Poonam Jain, Ophthalmology Ways to treat retinal detachment Retinal detachment basically refers to detachment of the retina of the eye from its position. Though it is a very rare condition, it is termed as an emergency situation and it needs immediate medical attention. It requires an immediate surgical procedure to…

Eye Allergies – Homeopathic Treatment For It!

By Dr. Monty Talwar, Homeopathy Eye allergies are characterized by red and itchy eyes which may result from various allergens coming in contact with the eye. Eye allergies can cause swelling of the eyelids, redness in the eyes and may also lead to conjunctivitis. Conventional treatments prescribe eye drops containing chemicals that…

Cataract: How Can It Be Treated?

By Dr. Monika Jethani, Ophthalmology, Cataracts occur when there is a protein build up on the natural lens of the eye, leading to clouding or loss of sight. Causes of Cataract Protein accumulates in the lens of your eye which leads to prevention of clear passage of the light. Hence, there is…

Retinal Detachment – Ways To Treat It!

By Asg Eye Hospital,  Ways to treat retinal detachment Retinal detachment basically refers to detachment of the retina of the eye from its position. Though it is a very rare condition, it is termed as an emergency situation and it needs immediate medical attention. It requires an immediate surgical procedure to…

5 Common Activities That Can Be Dangerous for Your Eyes

By Alliance Munot Hospital,  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 realising.…

Eye Floaters – Causes, Symptoms and Treatment!

By Asg Eye Hospital,  If you find dark moving spots right in front your eyes obstructing your vision, it is extremely probable that you have eye floaters. They manifest themselves especially when you look at brighter things. They disturb your vision and they can be precursors to loss of vision. If…