Age-Related Macular Degeneration

Age-Related Macular Degeneration

Age-related macular degeneration is the gradual deterioration of the sharpest point of vision on the retina (macula) leading to progressive loss of central vision; the part of vision that is ...
Read More
Low Vision

Low Vision

is a condition in which someone does not have enough vision to do what he usually does or needs to do even after all regular treatment options such as glasses, ...
Read More
stye and chalazion

Stye and Chalazion

Stye and chalazion are both localized swellings on the eyelid. It can be difficult to differentiate between the two by looking at them. However, an understanding of the characteristics of ...
Read More
Hypertensive Retinopathy

Hypertensive Retinopathy

Hypertensive retinopathy refers to the damage done to the retina and retinal blood vessels by prolonged systemic hypertension (high blood pressure). It is usually a late complication of hypertension ...
Read More
Diabetic Eye Disease

Diabetic Eye Disease

Diabetic eye disease is a group of eye disorder that occurs as a complication of diabetes. They include diabetic retinopathy, macular oedema, cataract and glaucoma. These conditions if not managed ...
Read More
Blepharitis

Blepharitis

Blepharitis is an inflammation of the eyelid margin. It is mainly caused by bacteria. Other causes include disorders of the oily glands in the eyelids (meibomian glands) and parasitic eyelash ...
Read More
computer vision syndrome

Computer Vision Syndrome (Digital Eye Strain)

Computer vision syndrome (CVS) is a group of eye and vision problems resulting from the extended use of computers and digital devices like cell phones. It is caused by the ...
Read More
eye with cataract

Cataract

Cataract is the clouding of the natural lens in the eye resulting in decreased vision and reversible blindness. It mostly occurs in the elderly. The progression of the clouding of ...
Read More
eye strain during computer use

Eye Strain: Symptoms, Causes and Management

Eye strain is a group of non-specific symptoms people experience as a result of extended use of the eyes or when they are involved in intense visual tasks. Proper management ...
Read More
Infographic: Dry Eye Syndrome

Dry Eye Syndrome – Infographic

An infographic on dry eye syndrome. Dry eye syndrome occurs when the front surface of the eye dries out due to insufficient tear film, infrequent blinking and/or poor tear quality ...
Read More
Loading...