Eye

Healthy Eye – Must Have Food For It!

By Dt. Seemaa J Poddar, 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…

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…

What Is Rheumatoid Arthritis And How Can We Treat It?

By Dr. Vikram Tolani,Internal Medicine Rheumatoid arthritis is an auto-immune disorder which causes abnormal swelling of the body joints due to a sudden attack to the joints by the immune system of the body. This disorder is fairly common in the body parts that are more frequently used such as the…

Know About Laser Treatments For Under Eye Dark Circles!

By Dr M.K Shetty, Dermatology Dark undereye circles can be caused by a host of different things from heredity to allergies to poor sleep. Treatments include eye creams, peels, intense pulsed light therapy, Q switched Nd Yag laser therapy, skin resurfacing and injectable fillers, but before you choose one, it’s important…

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,…

Ayurvedic Remedies For Conjunctivitis!

By Dr. Ashwani Kumar Khera Khera , Ayurveda As per Ayurveda, conjunctivitis is also known as Abhishyanda. This condition affects the eyes and creates symptoms like heavy discharge and pain as well as other debilitating ones like soreness and extreme itching sensation, which can last a few weeks. The condition is usually…

Homeopathic Treatment for Eye Allergies

By Dr Pankaj Sen, 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 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…