Food Habits You Should Avoid For Healthy Eyes

Who doesn’t want good eyesight? In fact, healthy eyed are a sign of a good health. Just like for your body, you need to maintain and work upon maintaining the health of your eyes. For this purpose, you should go for regular eye exams, protect your eyes against any allergies, take precautions by keeping them away from exposure to harsh or dim lights, basically take good care of your eyes. However, eating right is also important for maintaining healthy eyes. You need to include vitamin enriched food in your diet…

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Eye Disorders That Affect Elderly People

With age, our eyes tend to become a little weak and prone to several diseases like diabetic retinopathy, cataract, macular degeneration, low vision, dry eyes etc. These diseases not only have a severe effect on your vision but also have the ability to make you go partially or completely blind. It is thus advisable for all people above the age of 40s to go in for regular eye checkups. Here are some common symptoms of eye disorders blurred vision headaches redness in eyes dry eyes If you experience any of…

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I Have Blurry Vision- What Should I Do?

Are you getting blurred vision? Is the idea of not seeing clearly and things appearing hazy to you bothering you? Chances are your vision is facing some trouble. It could be a normal refractive disorder that can be corrected with glasses, lenses or even laser surgery.   On the other hand, you could be experiencing some serious eye disorder whose first symptom is blurry vision. In such a case, it becomes difficult for a person to distinguish between the eye disorders. It is thus recommended to always take the professional…

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Get Treatment For Glaucoma Before It Leaves You Blind!

Is glaucoma really that dangerous? Can it really leave you? The answer is Yes and No. Yes, because you will lose your vision completely if glaucoma remains untreated and No because if glaucoma gets detected on time then there is no immediate danger to your eye sight. It is thus advisable to everyone to go in for regular eye examinations. They are really for your benefit only. By just visiting your eye doctor once or twice a year, if you can protect your eyes against diseases like glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy…

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Children and Computer Vision Syndrome

Has your child lately shown any signs of fatigue, red eyes? Do his eyes constantly water? Has he been complaining about headaches, backaches? Now let’s retrace a bit and let me ask you another question- how much time your child spend sitting on computer/laptops/smartphones? These two questions are interrelated because the above mentioned signs are not just for weak eyes. But these are also the symptoms for a disorder called computer vision syndrome. Computer vision syndrome or CVS is a disorder which affects both adults and children alike. Since children’s’…

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Children Summer Vacation Special- Show Your School Id And Get Free Eye Checkup

This summer vacation gift your child the most special gift of all-health! Take your child for a free eye checkup. Yes, this summer, Sharp Sight Centre, one of the most prolific eye hospitals in India is offering free eye checkup service for children across the country. All you need to do is produce your child’s school ID and he or she will be eligible for a free eye checkup at all the centres of Sharp Sight Centre- Delhi, NCR, UP, Srinagar and on recently opened centre in Sharjah in east…

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High Blood Pressure Can Damage Your Eyes

High blood pressure can affect your body system in more than one way. Usually it is interlinked with heart. However, problem of high blood pressure also has an adverse effect on our eyes. How is it possible you may ask? Blood pressure doesn’t increase on its own overnight. It slowly and gradually creeps up your body due to improper diet and unhealthy lifestyle. When the blood pressure of a person increases, the blood vessels in the retina i.e. the back part of the eye become constricted which results in blurred…

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Treatment for Common Childhood Vision Disorders Available At Sharp Sight Centre

Childhood eye diseases are something which we all have struggled with over time. Some people got it easy with early detection and effective treatment.While others who were not so lucky to get their eyes checked and treated on time had to bear the brunt of various common eye diseases of childhood like amblyopia or lazy eye, strabismus or squint etc. Some common childhood vision disorders are following Amblyopia Strabismus pediatric glaucoma premature retinoblastoma brain disorder affecting vision retinopathy There is nothing more wrong in this world than taking away the…

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What Happens To Vision As We Age?

The most appalling drawback of ageing is perhaps the steady loss of your vision. As we age, our eye muscles starts becoming weak and losing their ability to focus which leads to blurred vision. Most of the times, this problem is rectified via wearing glasses both for far and near. But many times the problem is caused due to side effect of an eye disease that also comes as a package deal with increasing age. What happens to our vision as we age? Loss of peripheral vision-with increasing age, our…

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WHAT IS THE TREATMENT FOR CATARACT?

Cataract nowadays is as common as the common cold. It is a condition which will an affect your eyes as your grow old in the usual cases. In certain cases it is a genetical defect or caused due to serious eye injury in a young person. But cataract is quite easily curable thanks to the advancements in medicine and technology. So what is the treatment for cataract? Before we tell you about its treatments here’s a quick look at what cataract is. It is a disease of the eye as…

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