Eye Health

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,…

COMMON RETINAL DISEASES

By Dr. Tejas D. Shah, Ophthalmology The retina is a layer made of tissue that is located behind the eye. This layer is responsible for sensing light and for sending images to the brain. The macula, located at the centre of the nerve tissue provides the essential sharp and central vision that…

The Affect of UV Rays on Your Eyes – How to Prevent

By Dr. Tejas D. Shah, 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…

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…

HOW DOES HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE AFFECT YOUR EYES?

By Dr. Tejas D. Shah, Ophthalmology The consequences of not treating high blood pressure is 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…

All About Dry Eyes

By Dr Neha Shukla , Ophthalmology Dry eye is a common problem among people. This is a mild disease but can lead to serious eye problems. Dry eye symptoms collectively are referred to as Dry eye syndrome. Dry eye syndrome occurs when decreased tear production do not allow for adequate lubrication of…

Homeopathic Treatment for Epilepsy

By Dr. Kamal Agarwal, Homeopathy Epilepsy is a disorder of the nervous system that affects people of all age groups. The primary symptom is marked by violent episodes of body spasms or involuntary movements that are convulsive in nature, also known as seizures. The best way to describe them is as irregular…

Causes of dry eye syndrome

By Bharti Eye Hospitals , 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…

Complications Of Visual Problems

By Bharti Eye Hospitals, 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.…