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Everything that you need to know about vision, eye care and eye wear. General information and facts for better vision.

Braille – A ray of hope

Braille – A ray of hope A few minutes of darkness can trouble us. Imagine what would it be like to not know the difference between light and darkness. To not be able to enjoy the beautiful nature around us! It is in this darkness that it proved to be …

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Why should we wear glasses?

Have you questioned yourself, why should we wear glasses? Wear eyeglasses : Do you sometimes have problem reading things up close or do you at times find it challenging to see things at a distance? Do you have difficulty in working on the computer for hours at a stretch? Is this an …

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Eye donation – a step towards a noble cause

Eye donation – a step towards a noble cause Blessed are those who have the gift of sight. Have you ever stopped for a moment and wondered about all those wonderful things that you see around you? Can you imagine living your lives in darkness? Did you know that blindness …

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Cataract – the old age condition

If you have trouble looking at bright colours or recognizing faces from a distance, then you are most likely suffering from an eye condition called Cataract. Cataract is also referred to as an old age eye condition as it very common among the old people. It is known to be …

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Glaucoma – A crippling eye condition

Glaucoma affects the optic nerve leading to loss of vision.  Increased retinal pressure is the major cause of this condition. Here’s a short guide to everything that you need to know about this condition. The condition can be broadly classified into- open angle and closed angle. While open angle glaucoma is …

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Eye tests: Intriguing facts

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Eye tests: Intriguing facts Remember those school days, when you had the health check-up? Ever wondered what the eye tests was all about? Have you ever pondered over the big  and small letters written on the eye chart? How did the doctor score you? Well, wonder no further because here’s …

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Streff syndrome

Streff syndrome

What is Streff syndrome? Streff syndrome is a lesser known fact in India. Many a children within the age of 6-14 suffer from this condition and most of them go unnoticed citing behavioural changes in growing children. Though this syndrome was first described way back in 1962 it still remain …

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Twelve facts about human eye

Twelve facts about eyes

1. Human eye can get sunburn. Sunglasses can protect it from getting it sunburn.                                                                         …

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Simple bliss of sight

Simple bliss of sight

Everyone of us enjoy the simple bliss of sight. When our sight is not in the best condition we lose track of our vision for life. The spectacles of life can be enjoyed with just a simple care of wearing a spectacle. What could be the best gift to us …

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Eye Strain

Eye Strain

Eye strain is a group of symptoms which results from extended use of the eyes. It causes eye fatigue, tiredness, itching and burning sensation. They are very uncomfortable, but it is benign and do not lead to serious conditions of the eye. Eye strain is not a disease and it …

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