×

Eye Care

Dry Eyes: Causes, Symptoms, Treatment and Prevention

Dry Eyes: Causes, Symptoms, Treatment and Prevention

Dry eye is a condition where there is an imbalance between the production and drainage of tears.It is also known as dry eyes disease or dry eyes syndrome. Here the eyes are not adequately lubricated by the tears and also the tears are of poor... Read More

Eye Floaters: When stars in your eyes are not healthy

Eye Floaters: When stars in your eyes are not healthy

Floaters or eye floaters are tiny spots, flecks, specks and ‘cobwebs’ that move around in your field of vision. It may be irritating but does not cause any harm. However, floaters cannot be ignored as they may occur as a symptom of various eye related disorders that can lead to blindness. Knowledge about eye floaters can help you to differentiate... Read More

Conjunctivitis (pinkeye) elaborated

Conjunctivitis (pinkeye) elaborated

Conjunctivitis refers to an eye infection, a condition where the whites of the eyes become red or pink. It is commonly known as the “pink eye” or “Madras... Read More

Double Vision (Diplopia): Where a single object is seen as two

Double Vision (Diplopia): Where a single object is seen as two

Diplopia (double vision) is a condition where a single object is seen as two, often overlapping images. Diplopia is not the same as blurred vision. In blurred vision, a single image is seen in an unclear manner. Double vision can involve one eye (monocular) or both eyes... Read More

Colour Vision Disorder: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

Colour Vision Disorder: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

Poor colour vision is used to denote a decreased capability to distinguish between some colours. The term colour blindness is sometimes used, but that name indicates a total lack of ability to make out certain colours, which is a rare... Read More