Category Archives: Eye Disorders
By Bianca Cohen The eye is a delicate organ and can easily be damaged by careless handling or by using inappropriate medicines. Whenever possible, consult your eye surgeon. The first aid pointers
By Dustin Flores Eye Ptosis or Drooping Lids Drooping lids are due to many causes. The patient usually has no complaints unless the lid droops enough to cover the pupil. In moderate
By Dustin Flores Conjunctivitis (Red Eyes) This is an acute inflammation of the conjunctiva of the eye, which becomes very red with a mucous or pus discharge.
By Dustin Flores Coning of the Cornea (Keratoconus) The front of the corneas bulges forward in a cone shape. It is usually congenital and is more frequent in girls after puberty. The
By Dustin Flores Coloured Haloes Around Lights This is a symptom complained of by patients in a number of eye conditions. Haloes are coloured rings seen around artificial lights with the rings
By Dustin Flores How was the eye exerciser developed? The concept of eye excercises has existed right from Greek times—Euclid’s work on optics, Plato’s theory of vision and Aristotle’s familiarity with myopia
By Jacob Mabille | Eye Disorders | Unrated Eye is one of the most sensitive organs in our body that needs extreme care to prevent any problems or abnormalities. Problems in vision
By Stan Tian The eyes, along with the brain are two of the most important and yet sensitive organs in the entire body. Everybody knows that damaging the eyes is easy, often
By Jason Ladock | Dealing with tired eyes is inevitably a part and parcel of everyone’s life. They usually occur due to constant pressure on the eyes. Tired eyes are also symptoms
By Stan Tian The eyelids, both upper and lower, contain a number of sebaceous glands which secrete oil to keep the eye from drying and also keep the eyelashes healthy too. Due
By Stan Tian Looking after the eyesight of a team of employees involves more than simply ensuring the computer monitor is a certain distance away from them. Lighting, chair height, desk positioning
By Mark Perry Blepharitis is also commonly called eyelid inflammation. It can cause watery, swollen, burning sensation, itchy or blurred visions and sudden loss of eyelashes.
By Christopher Jacoby Suffering with myopia makes life miserable. People with near sightedness should wear glasses all the time. Myopia is more commonly seen in people who spend great number of hours
By Christopher Jacoby Waking up first thing in the morning with red swollen eyes is understandably a cause for concern for many people who worry that they may be suffering from some
By Mack LeMouse A sty is a small lump or ‘pimple’ on your upper or lower eyelid that rubs on your eye and creates discomfort. Often you will notice that you eye
By Christopher Jacoby As the name suggests, dry eyes is a condition characterized by dryness of the eyes. This ailment leads to constant itching of the eyes, thereby contributing towards blurred vision.
Red eyes can be a symptom of many different conditions including allergic conjunctivitis, hay fever, uveitis, dry eye, blepharitis, injury, infection, contact lenses and more; but for many of us it is