7 Tips for First Time Contact Lens Wearers

7 Tips for First Time Contact Lens Wearers With everything moving to digital platforms and screens, regular eye-check-ups have become a routine. Doctors may then assign the patients with glasses or contact lenses. Contact Lens has posed to be a boon in today’s century. They are a very popular choice among everyone and for the …

Corneal Infection – Causes, Symptoms, Treatment & Prevention

Corneal Infection – Causes, Symptoms, Treatment & Prevention Cornea is the outermost lens of the eye and overlies the Iris. It acts like a barrier that controls and focuses the entry of light in the eye. While it can effectively resist any infection, it is prone to infections and damage easily. It can be a …

8 Tips To Protect Your Eyes During Holi

8 Tips To Protect Your Eyes During Holi The most vibrant festival is round the corner and you all must be feeling exuberant and joyful about it. We enjoy splashing colors on each other despite knowing the harmful effects on our eyes. So here are some tips for you to protect your eyes during Holi- 1- …

Lasik Vs. Smile- Which Is Best For You?

Lasik Vs. Smile- Which Is Best For You? LASIK, on one hand, is widely known and a popular surgery and SMILE on the other hand is a newer and lesser-known procedure. LASIK and SMILE both are spectacle removal surgeries but their methods are different. So is SMILE better than LASIK? Well, a lot of people …

Know All About Squint Eyes – Causes, Symptoms, Treatment and Surgery

Know All About Squint Eyes – Causes, Symptoms, Treatment and Surgery Squint is also known as strabismus or crossed eye. It is a condition in which the eyes get misaligned. In simple terms, both the eyes point towards different directions, and each eye focuses on a different object. The affected eye may point downward, upward, …

Children’s Eyes- Some Common Problems and Treatment

Children’s Eyes- Some Common Problems and Treatment Pediatric eye problems are increasing day by day. Nowadays, even school going children can be seen wearing thick eyeglasses. It has become a necessity to care for eye problems in children so that they can be free from any kind of vision error in their adulthood. It sometimes …

How Diabetes Can Affect Your Vision?

How Diabetes Can Affect Your Vision? Diabetes is a disease that occurs when the blood sugar level is higher than the normal state. In this condition, our body either produces less or no insulin due to which sugar can find no way to reach the body cells. While in some cases diabetes can lead to …

Which Suits You Best SMILE vs LASIK?

Which Suits You Best SMILE vs LASIK? Refractive error is the most common cause of decreased vision all over the world in all age groups.  Spectacles as a mode of treatment have been there for long. Contact lenses are an option for those who can take care of them and are not comfortable with glasses. …

What One Should Know About Corneal Blindness

What One Should Know About Corneal Blindness The cornea is the outermost refractive part of the eye which is nourished by tears and aqueous. Corneal opacity or corneal scar can be caused by infection,  some inflammatory diseases, malnourishment which may lead to vision loss and blindness. According to WHO, corneal blindness constitutes around 5% of total blindness and it’s …

6 Helpful Exercises to Enhance Your Eye Muscles

6 Helpful Exercises to Enhance Your Eye Muscles Like other parts of our body, we should keep our eyes healthy. We should get our eyes checked by an eye specialist (ophthalmologist) regularly for any refractive error and any age-related changes. Eye exercise helps to give comfort to our eyes, relieve eye strain, and in recent …