5 potential reasons for having bloodshot eyes

Eye redness occurs when the vessels in your eye become swollen or irritated. Redness of the eye, also called bloodshot eyes, can indicate the presence of several different health problems

5 potential reasons for having bloodshot eyesRed eyes (or red eye) is a condition where the white of the eye (the sclera) has become reddened or ‘bloodshot.’ The appearance of red eye can vary widely. It can look like there are several squiggly pink or red lines on the sclera or the entire sclera may appear diffusely pink or red. While […]

Here’s how to protect your eyes from Computer Vision Syndrome

Computer Vision Syndrome (CVS), the medical term for digital eye strain, is best avoided by being aware of it. CVS more commonly seen in computer professionals and students. CVS which is also known as digital eye strain is caused due to prolonged hours of exposure to digital devices like computer screens, laptops, smartphones and video games. Doctors stressed on taking frequent breaks, using lubricants and anti glares glasses

Here’s how to protect your eyes from Computer Vision SyndromeComputer vision syndrome (CVS), also referred to as digital eye strain, describes eye and vision-related problems that result from prolonged computer, tablet, e-reader and cell phone use. Many individuals experience eye discomfort and vision problems when viewing digital screens. The level of discomfort appears to increase with the amount of digital screen use. The main […]

Eyebetes Foundation organised free check-ups for devotees at Siddhivinayak temple

Eyebetes Foundation lead by Dr Nishant Kumar has organised 11 days’ free eye check-up for the devotees of Siddhivinayak Temple at Prabhadevi. About 2000 devotees have screened only in 1 day on 18th of Sep and more than 4000 have attended diabetes and eye check camp, so far

Eyebetes Foundation organised free check-ups for devotees at Siddhivinayak templeEx-Indian cricketer Sunil Gavaskar attended diabetes and eye check-up camp at Siddhivinayak temple appreciated the effort taken by Eyebetes Foundation. Dr Nishant Kumar, an ophthalmologist at Eyebetes Foundation says, “Many people avoid going for regular health check-up. To create awareness, we came up an idea to organised diabetes and eye check camp during festive season.” […]

Here are 5 common reasons why your eyes feel sore

Do you find yourself constantly rubbing your eyes, feeling weighed down by heavy eyelids, or having to wipe away excess tears now and then? Based on the type and severity of your symptoms, you may be overdue for an appointment with an eye care professional.

Here are 5 common reasons why your eyes feel soreHere are some of the possible reasons why your eyes feel sore and irritated: You are suffering from dry eye symptoms If you have a condition known as dry eye, you are unable to produce enough tears to lubricate the surface of your eyes. Symptoms include episodes of excess tearing after dryness, heavy eyelids, and […]

9 signs you can’t ignore when it comes to your child’s eye health

A thorough eye test can detect a variety of eye conditions which, if left untreated in a child, could affect their eye health later in life, potentially even leading to partial or complete loss of sight

9 signs you can’t ignore when it comes to your child’s eye health“Vision isn’t the first culprit parents think of when their child is struggling in school, but it can be playing a part in their child’s poor school or sports performance,” says Marcela Frazier, an Associate Professor from the University of Alabama at Birmingham Department of Ophthalmology. A thorough eye test can detect a variety of […]

Five tips for maintaining your eyesight

Your eyes play a significant role in your health. Many steps can be taken to ensure that your eyes are protected and remain as healthy as possible. Here are the best vision-boosting tips to help you protect your eyes into your golden years

Five tips for maintaining your eyesightMillions of individuals experience eye problems each year. Some eye issues result in permanent vision loss or blindness, while others can be corrected with contact lenses or glasses. Many of us are resigned to the fact that as we age, our eyesight will deteriorate. But could we improve our vision, protect our sight, and prevent […]

SOS: Computer Vision Syndrome can cause serious eye conditions

Possibly 21st century’s most common health complaint is tired eyes. These days, many of us have jobs that require us to stare at computer screens for hours at a time and that can put a real strain on your eyes. Working adults aren't the only ones affected; kids, who use computers or stare at tablets, can have issues, too. Here, the doctors prescribe a perfect plan to protect your eyes in the digi age

SOS: Computer Vision Syndrome can cause serious eye conditionsComputer Vision Syndrome (CVS), the medical term for digital eye strain, is best avoided by being aware of it. Dr Gaurav Luthra, President, Intraocular Implant and Refractive Society of India, informed, “CVS is more commonly seen in computer professionals and students. CVS which is also known as digital eye strain is caused due to prolonged hours […]

IIT research: Excessive usage of cell phone causes brain cancer

Smartphones have entirely changed the world of communication, and the impact of its introduction is visible on personal as well as professional lives. While, smart phones provide an efficient and easy way to communicate with friends, family and co-workers, excessive use can take a toll on your health

IIT research: Excessive usage of cell phone causes brain cancerA survey conducted by The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Bombay, revealed that due to excessive of mobile, emission of radiation and other hazardous waves from the mobile, increases the risk of developing brain cancer by 400 per cent. Due to the overuse of mobile phones, more radio activities were found in patients with brain […]