Eyes and Vision

The Millennial Dilemma: What You Need to Know About…

The ocular (eye) fatigue, dry eyes, and blurred vision that has been plaguing e-users worldwide now has a name: Computer Vison Syndrome, better known...
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SEVEN WAYS TO PREVENT CATARACTS

Cataracts is surprisingly the most common vision problem; it is actually a common threat for everyone as it causes visual deterioration due to ageing....
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Old Eyes: An Introduction To Presbyopia

Rooted in Greek, with ‘pres’ meaning ‘old man’ and ‘bios’ meaning sight, the term refers to a gradual change in close-range sight after age...
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Not Just Black and White: Colour Blindness Explained

While the name suggests a complete inability to see colours, this is merely one type of colour blindness (achromatopsia); the more common phenomenon is...
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Seeing Red: A Brief Introduction To Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)

Rated as one of the most common ocular conditions by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Pinkeye, or Conjunctivitis refers to an inflammation...
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Ocular Migraines-Not Just The Head

The first word that comes to mind when hearing the word ‘migraine’ is headaches. Splitting, blinding, excruciating headaches. However, ocular migraines, despite their name,...
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Know Your ‘O’s: The Different Types of Eye Specialists

In Pakistan, the term ‘Eye Specialist’ is an all-encompassing term used generously to describe doctors that specialize in matters of the eye. Eye specialists...
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The 20/20 Vision Experience: 7 Tips for Contact Lens…

Over 125 million people use contact lenses worldwide, and most of them expose themselves to increased risk of eye infections ranging from mild to...
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Glaucoma-The Sight Stealer

‘Glaucoma’ refers to a group of ocular diseases in which fluid buildup in the front part of the eye leads to an increase in...
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