One common method to check glaucoma is visual feel examination, which could be advised for a period of six to one year, depending upon the type of glaucoma to be treated. In a normal condition, the pressure and fields in the eye have to be at controlled level.
Conjunctivitis is an inflammation of the conjunctiva, membrane that lines the eye lids, can occur due to allergies, bacteria, viruses, chemicals or any underlying health conditions. The treatment for conjunctivitis depends upon the type of conjunctivitis.
Did you know contact lenses have disadvantages as well? People are not aware of the fact that wearing contact lenses for long hours may result in eye problems. Dr. Prashant Yadav, Specialist from ICARE Eye Hospital, explains the disadvantages of wearing contact lens.
Lazy eye is a condition that generally occurs in children due to some underlying reasons. It prevents the vision in one of the eyes from developing. A child with lazy eye tends to have different vision in both the eyes.
How different kinds of eye defects can be treated? A person is advised to consult a doctor if either or both of the long or short distance vision get weaker or start to diminish.
Lazy eye (a condition where a child has different vision in both eyes) can be treated by making the child use his worse eye while patching the better eye, in order to stimulate its vision.
When monsoon knocks at the door it brings relief however, it also welcomes multitude of problems with it. Eye problem is one of them. Let's see the common eye problems with Dr, Jyoti Batra, M.S D.N.B, I Care Eye Hospital, that one can suffer from during monsoon.
Conjunctivitis is a form of infection of a layer (conjunctiva) of the eye, which spreads with touch of finger carrying dirt etc. The easiest way to control or avoid conjunctivitis is to wash properly hands after touching something unclean.
Lazy eye or Amblyopia is a condition where a child has different vision in both the eyes i.e. the vision of one eye is not as good as that of the other.
Age related retinal disease generally occurs in older people.