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Eye Care

Diabetic Macular Oedema | Nutritional Treatment

Diabetic Macular Oedema | Nutritional Treatment

People with long-standing diabetes with chronic high blood sugars levels can develop damage to the tiny blood vessels in the retina (innermost layer of the eye), leading to a condition called as diabetic retinopathy. Diabetic retinopathy is one of the leading causes of visual impairment and loss of vision in diabetes... Read More

Common Eye Conditions to recognise early in children

Common Eye Conditions to recognise early in children

Eyes, though a small organ, are the most sensitive and structurally the most complex organ in our body. It is very important that we take care of our eyes well, more so in children. With the changing environment and exposures, vision problems in children have become very... Read More

Squint Eye: Know about its causes and Treatment

Squint Eye: Know about its causes and Treatment

It is an age-old practice of Indians who still believe squint to be a sign of good luck. The possible logic could be not to hurt the emotions of an individual who had a squint eye. Well, squint is NOT a sign of good... Read More

Top Tips to tackle Eye Allergies

Top Tips to tackle Eye Allergies

Many people suffer from eye allergies. In India, it is one of the common condition seen by eye specialists comprising around 15% of the cases visiting eye clinics. Among those who have other allergic conditions such as wheezing, about 15% were also found to have allergic... Read More

Living with Glaucoma

Living with Glaucoma

A diagnosis of glaucoma shouldn’t stop you from doing what you want to do in life. Although glaucoma is a progressive disease that cannot be cured, treatment with certain medicines can delay further damage to the optic nerve. Most people who have been diagnosed in early stages of glaucoma already have some damage to the optic nerve (nerve responsible for... Read More

How to lighten dark circles?

How to lighten dark circles?

The shadow caused under the eyes due to the bulging of the lower eyelids because of ageing is referred to as the dark circles. Although it’s a very common condition, people get depressed as it affects their appearance, especially women. A lot of people try various cosmetics or home remedies in order to get rid of it. But it’s important... Read More

Retinal Detachment: When the retina detaches from its place

Retinal Detachment: When the retina detaches from its place

Retinal detachment often results due to ageing when the retina becomes fragile, thin and separates from the epithelial tissue beneath it. Rarely, eye injuries can lead to retinal detachment. Small breaks in the retina lead to a leakage of fluid between the lens and the retina. The fluid accumulation pulls the retina from the nourishing blood vessels. Over a period,... Read More