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Most probably you are familiar with the term vision therapy. If not, let’s learn about this. What could be this, Excited??  Vision disorder, one of the most underdiagnosed conditions but common one. For such problems, we have a vision therapy program to get rid of these visual problems which are affecting the quality of life of an individual.  It is estimated that one in ten children have a vision problem that affects their learning abilities…

Our eyes are the precious and important part of our health that work non stop. The eyeball is a bilateral and spherical organ, responsible for vision. Eyeball lies in a bony cavity within the facial skeleton, known as bony orbit. In this blog, we discuss The Human Eye Anatomy. Dimension of adult eyeball Anteroposterior diameter       – 24mm Horizontal diameter                – 23.5mmVertical diameter           …

Hazel eyes, one of the most mysterious eye colors that individuals can have. It is rare and 5% of the world’s population has hazel eyes. Here in this blog article, we are going to talk about various reasons behind this eye color. Brown is the most common eye color. Majority of people have brown eyes. Various studies suggest that between 55 and 79% of people in the world have brown eyes. Similarly people can have…

Blepharitis is a common eyelid disorder. It is a subacute or chronic inflammation of the eyelids margin causing red, swollen, or itchy eyelids and crusty dandruff on eyelashes.  The eyelids are the folds of skin that help to keep the eye safe from debris and injury. It commonly occurs when the tiny oily glands located at the edge of eyelids become clogged or irritated. It is a common condition that anyone can develop at any…

Before learning about meibomian gland dysfunction, let’s know what the meibomian glands are?  Meibomian glands are tiny oil glands that are present along the edge of eyelids where eyelashes are found. They are present in both upper and lower eyelids. The name of this gland is named after the name of German doctor Heinrich Meibom, who studied it. This gland normally produces meibum or oil into tear film, forming an oily lipid layer of tear…

Contact lenses are thin, clear, plastic lenses that are placed on the surface of the eye so as to correct vision or for cosmetic purposes. Various research suggests that contact lens wearers engage in improper behavior increase the risk of serious eye infection.  Proper care and maintenance of contact lenses play an important role for an individual eye health status. So make sure to use them properly. If you don’t use them safely without proper…

Stye and chalazion are eyelid disorders causing sudden-onset localized swelling of the eyelid. Both of them are visible bumps that appear near the edge of the eyelid. Many people got confused between them since they both appear in the eyelids edge. But in fact, they are different from each other.  Initially, they both cause eyelid swelling, edema, hyperemia as well as pain too. But with time, symptoms of chalazion disappear leaving around painless swelling in…

Chalazion in eye is often a painless, non-infectious bump on the eyelids which mostly occur due to obstruction of ducts.  Our eyelids are provided structural support by tarsal plates. These plates consist of dense connective tissue and contain meibomian glands on both upper and lower eyelids. Meibomian glands secretes “meibum”, an oily substance that contributes to prevent evaporation of eye tear film. Sometimes; due to any infection or some other cause, the meibomian glands at…

Both Cataracts and Glaucoma are degenerative eye diseases but in fact these two conditions are not associated. These both are the most common sight threatening conditions, mostly occurring as we grow older. These can often lead to permanent loss of vision. People over 60 years of age may have both. These both conditions lead to vision loss. However, vision loss due to cataract is reversible i.e. after surgery an individual may get vision and can…

According to WHO, Health is defined as the state of complete physical, mental, and social well being and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity. The food that we consume in our everyday life determines our overall health condition.  For proper health conditions, one should be aware about their diet. Maintaining a balanced diet and healthy lifestyle always helps an individual to reduce the various problems and helps to achieve quality of life. Many…

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