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Lasik Surgery – Must Know Things About It!

By Dr. Rajeev Gupta, Ophthalmology If you suffer from vision loss and have to wear spectacles in order to see clearly you may be considering lasik surgery. Lasik surgery can be used to treat near sightedness, far sightedness and astigmatism. It involves reshaping the cornea with the help of a laser beam. This is an outpatient procedure where…

Vision Loss in Elderly People – Common Causes Of It!

By Dr. Ravi Thadani, Ophthalmology Among other things which age does to you, the most painful is vision loss. Most of us are bestowed with clarity of vision, something that we tend to take for granted for the longest time. Therefore the sudden blow of age is difficult to deal with and…

Albinism – Myths And Facts

By Dr. Shruti Kohli, Dermatology Albinism is a fairly well known condition that affects people of all races across the world. Albinism causes the affected person to either develop a lack of or a complete loss of pigmentation within their bodies. It’s not just the skin that is affected, but the hair…

Causes of Glaucoma

By Bharti Eye Hospitals , 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…