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How to rid of myopia short sightedness? Wt do's and dosent's we should do not and what is the diet we should take to get rid of myopia?
On night when I watch tv then after some time from my eyes water droplets will came out or when I getting bored also from my eyes droplets will came out please give me solution what could I have to do.
Iam suffering from hemifacial spasm at left side face under eye. Doctors are advised me to take surgery. The eye is twisting always. Sometimes are normal.
I have gas problem and bloating in stomach after the food and also small bumps sometime in body and my eye blurred vision sometimes. I'm scared because it's cause of aids please help some one. And also I loss my body weight please help.
I have colour blindness or red green deficiency. I had checked it to doctor but he said that is no treatment available for this problem. Can you give me any suggestions about this?
Sir, I am 65 years old keeping normal health. Sugar and BP normal. But I am having eye problems. Doctors diagnosed as cataract. My question is whether there is any treatment other than surgery. And in Ayurveda system of medicine whether there is any remedy for cataract in the eye.
My eyes are always red I am using eye cool sometime before going to some meeting. Everybody thinks I am feeling sleepy. And m feeling no itching or pain.
I have nasal allergy problem from long time. Symptoms, running nose, irritation, water in eyes, itching in eyes. Ear blocked
My daughter in law is having short sight eye disorder of -15 and is wearing contact lens and some times spects. Whether is correctable by operation?
I have problems with my eyes. It gets red I wash it with cold water and after sometimes it's again the same I wear specs of power -2.5.
Hello, I am Vivek and I am 24. Back 2 days my left eye have become red and when I blink it itches me alot. I wear contact lens regularly since from 5 years. But till today I didn't happen this to me.
I am facing a little problem. I have red eyes for 2days. I used ciplox twice a day but nothing happened. What should I do?
Sir, I am wearing glasses, but I want to get my eyesight without any laser treatment is it possible?
Hi, I am 28 years old in every 8 days 1 of my eyes goes red from last 4 years but from last 1 week I am experiencing pain in my head too whichever eyes become red that side head start paining I am really worried please help mere. I have gone to cooper hospital 3 years before I have allergy of dust that's why it goes red.
One of the most cutting edge eye procedures which has been very successful in practice and has been loved by millions of patients is LASIK. LASIK is a form of eye surgery performed with the help of a precise laser and is very effective in correcting nearsightedness, farsightedness as well as astigmatism (imperfections with the shape of the cornea). With any such procedure, there are bound to be myths which arise out of misconceptions. Some of those myths as well as the advantages of LASIK have ben enumerated below:
Myth # 1 – Lasik can only be performed up to a certain age
Many people think that LASIK cannot be performed on people of advanced age. This is a misconception as LASIK has been performed on people above 90 as well. There are some considerations however, such as the health of the person and the condition of the eyes. If there are no medical objections, then LASIK can be performed regardless of the age of the person. Doctors also tend to wait till young adulthood (around 18-20 years of age) before performing LASIK. However, LASIK procedures have been performed on young children with severe vision problems as well.
Myth # 2 – The technology behind LASIK is too new and thus not yet perfected
This is yet another commonly propagated myth about LASIK. The technology for this procedure has been around for quite some time and has ben performed with increasing regularity since the 1980s. There have been multiple long term studies done on people who underwent LASIK surgery and almost all of them have had favorable results both in the short term as well as the long term. It is a properly established field and means of treatment within ophthalmology and is subject to the same stringent standards testing as other treatments within the field of medicine.
Myth # 3 – LASIK can cause many complications such as dry eyes and night glares
Any surgical procedure has a certain chance of complications occurring. However, LASIK tends to have very low occurrences of complications. What many people tend to confuse complications with is the normal healing procedure. Dry eyes and night glares usually occur after the first few weeks of the procedure and is part of the healing process of the body. It usually tends to go way with the first few months itself.
Myth # 4 – Contact lenses are better than LASIK
While contact lenses do serve a purpose in correcting vision, they can often contribute to eye infections as well as irritations and headaches. Also contact lenses need to be changed every few weeks or so. LASIK surgery eliminates all of these hassles and you can have perfectly clear vision without having to worry about all the problems that contact lenses bring with them.
Myth # 5 – The LASIK procedure is painful
No other myth is farther from the truth. In this procedure, the surgeon creates a thin flap like structure out of the tissue within the cornea with the help of a laser. This layer is then used to reshape the cornea and thus correct vision problems. Antiseptic and numbing eye drops are used when performing this surgery which results in minimal discomfort that only stays during the initial stages. If you wish to discuss about any specific problem, you can consult an ophthalmologist and ask a free question.