Computer Vision Syndrome (CVS)

Computer Vision Syndrome (CVS)

How is intraocular pressure related to Glaucoma?

How is intraocular pressure related to Glaucoma?

Intraocular pressure (IOP) is the fluid pressure inside the eye. The front half of the eye is filled with a clear fluid known as the “aqueous humor”. This fluid is continuously produced and constantly flows in and within the eye, maintaining normal pressure inside the eye. If there is either reduced drainage or excessive production […]

How long will i be at the hospital for my cataract surgery?

General pre-operative Instructions You will be informed about your pre-operative laboratory examinations and cardiopulmonary clearance schedule. The preoperative investigation includes some blood tests and examination by the physician to determine your fitness for surgery. It also includes specialized eye tests to find out the IOL which is most suitable for your eye. It takes between […]

The Angry Red Eye

Epic Contact Lens Guide

Epic Contact Lens Guide

  Contact lenses are thin, transparent, lightweight medical devices that are placed directly on the surface of the eye to correct visual defects from refractive errors. They are very similar in their function to those of spectacles. Contact lenses are curved and fit directly on the central, black part of your eye (the cornea) and […]

Myths about Type 2 Diabetes

SHORT SIGHT: How can you help your child?

SHORT SIGHT: How can you help your child Short sight or myopia is a condition of eyes in which one has defective vision for distance. This happens because the rays of light which should focus on retina focus in front of it, leading to blurring of vision. What causes myopia? The onset and progression of […]

Teachers Day

Eye Care Tips for Teachers Teaching is a demanding profession which involves intense close work such as reading, writing, correcting papers, preparing lessons, or working in front of a computer screen for long periods of time. The pressures of teaching can take a toll on the physical and mental health of teachers and put a […]

Tips for those hardworking eyes

Tips for those hardworking eyes

CATARACT IN CHILDHOOD

What is the lens? The human lens is a clear structure that is located behind the iris & pupil and has an important function in vision. It works much like a camera lens. In a normal eye, it focuses rays of light into the retina to allow image formation. The retina is the sensitive tissue […]

Glaucoma | Interview with Dr. Sathi Devi

Glaucoma | Interview with Dr. Sathi Devi

Dr.Sathi, please tell us, what is ‘Glaucoma’? Glaucoma is a disease of the nerve of vision (optic nerve) caused by increased pressure in the eye. Glaucoma is the leading cause of IRREVERSIBLE blindness worldwide. In India alone, it affects around 12 million people. The sight loss caused by glaucoma is progressive and, unlike cataract, is […]

Happy Deepawali Wishes 2015

Happy Deepawali Wishes 2015

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Vitamin Rich Foods #3

Vitamin Rich Foods #3

Vitamin Rich Foods #2

Vitamin Rich Foods #2