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  • Red Spot in the Eye, Is it Dangerous?

    The red spot in the eye appears when a tiny blood vessel bursts open. It is medically called as subconjunctival haemorrhage and looks like a bright red patch in the white of the eye. How does it...
    06/05/2016 by Dr.
  • Pingueculitis Eye Disorder: Symptoms, Causes, Prevention and Treatment

    Pingueculitis is a condition in which the Pinguecula gets inflamed. Pinguecula is a non cancerous growth that develops on your eye, characterized by bump on the white part of the eye (sclera), close...
    14/04/2016 by Dr.
  • Hypermetropia: Symptoms, Causes and Treatment

    Hypermetropia, also known as hyperopiais the medical name for long-sightedness. It is a common vision disorder in which one can see distant (long) objects, but have problems in focusing on close-by...
    12/04/2016 by Dr.
  • Top 7 Natural Ways to Cure Sty

    What is a Sty? A sty is defined as a blocked oil gland infection that is formed in the eye lid which resembles a pimple or a boil. The infection is often caused by staphylococcus bacterium....
    06/04/2016 by Dr.
  • Treating Baggy Eyes

    Mild swelling or puffiness found under the eyes is called 'bags under eyes'. It is a common condition in aged people. This is caused due to the weakening of the tissues and muscles around the...
    24/06/2015 by Dr.
  • Thyroid Eye Disease

    Thyroid Eye Disease (TED) is a medical condition which is known by various names including Grave's Orbitopathy (GO) and Thyroid Associated Ophthalmopathy (TAO).  TED is an autoimmune condition...
    12/06/2015 by Dr.
  • Eyelid Tumors

    The eyelid skin is the thinnest and most sensitive skin. It is exposed to constant sun damage (UV radiation) and environmental toxins. Skin cancer of the eyelids is relatively common and can be of...
    10/06/2015 by Dr.
  • Optic Neuritis

    Optic neuritis is an acute inflammation (swelling) of the optic nerve. The optic nerve connects the eye to the visual centre in the brain. It transmits the impulses which allow a person to see the...
    20/04/2015 by Dr.
  • Myasthenia Gravis

    Myasthenia Gravis: A Chronic Autoimmune Neuromuscular Disease

    Myasthenia Gravis is an auto-immune disorder characterized by muscle weakness and fatigue owing to production of anti-bodies against proteins at the neuro-muscular junction. Myasthenia Gravis weakens...
    24/03/2015 by Dr.
  • Six Eye Care Tips for Summer

    Summer brings with it outing, travelling and family fun but alongside It also brings some hazards which one must be wary and follow some precautionary measures especially for the eyes. Here are some...
    19/03/2015 by Dr.