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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…

Visual Problems – Know Its Complications!

By Asg Eye Hospital,  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.…

Healthy Eyesight – 5 Foods For It!

By Dr. Rajeev Gupta , Ophthalmology Are you eating the foods that are best for your eyes? There’s more to eye nutrition than just carrots. Learn which foods boost your eye health and help protect against sight-threatening diseases. Go Green and Eat Spinach- Dark green vegetables help in dealing with eyesight problems. Spinach,…

Conjunctivitis: Causes, Symptoms, Teatments, Prevention

By Bharti Eye Hospitals , Ophthalmology One of the most commonly occurring eye affliction is conjunctivitis. It is essentially an infection of the front skin of the eye termed conjunctiva. Conjunctivitis usually stems from external germ attacks and is mostly contagious. It is a fairly widespread disease and its incidence is recorded…

Causes, Symptoms and Treatment of Eye Floaters

By Bharti Eye Hospitals , Ophthalmology 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.…

All about Blepharitis

By Bharti Eye Hospitals , Ophthalmology Blepharitis is a condition wherein the glands on the base of the eyelashes get clogged; thus causing inflammation, red eye and irritation. Blepharitis affects both the eyes. Several diseases may cause Blepharitis, making it difficult to treat the chronic condition. It is usually uncomfortable and unattractive…