Eye Health

Cataract – What Causes It?

By Dr. Amol Mhatre, 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…

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…

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 To Prevent Diabetic Retinopathy?

By Dr. Ikeda Lal, Ophthalmology, Diabetic retinopathy is an ailment that occurs when the retina of the eyes gets damaged due to diabetes. Your vision might be at risk if you have diabetes undiagnosed for a long duration of time. The ailment causes blood vessels in the retina to leak fluid and…

3 Symptoms of Glaucoma

By Dr. Purva Patwari, 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…

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…

Cataract – Know Its Treatment And Diagnosis

By Asg Eye Hospital, 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…

Glaucoma – Know The Reasons Behind It!

By Asg Eye Hospital,  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…

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.…

Cause and Treatment for Retinal Detachment

By Dr. Ikeda Lal, 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. This can happen…