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I glanced at a halogen light, in the ceiling above my room, while it was off. Suddenly it switched on and I had this large flash in my eye. After about 4 hours, I have little blurry vision and slight pain in both my eyes. I washed my eyes with water after the accident. Should I do something else?
Hi. I problem in eye sight, while driving in night. My eyes are blurred. And while setting in my mobile at night time tears are coming.
What is the correct composition of Warm water, Lemon juice and honey for reducing fat? Please answered in ml not in glass or TSP And also please suggest me that after taking it we can eat immediately or after some hours?
How my eye power is increasing for some times after seeing sun with closed eyes? Is there any chance of getting my normal eye sight back?
I am 22 year old and has eye strain and weak bones problems. I am near sighted 1.0 ve and facing problems in stressful works as sitting in front of desktop and reading. Doctors are saying problems I saying problem is due to low level of hemoglobin and other nutrition. Kindly provide me some good supplements which benefits to eye and bone health.
I am 62 years old male. I am having floaters for several years in my both eyes. Recently they have increased in numbers and sizes. They are disturbing me quite a bit. I have shown to many doctors, but there is no remedy. Is there any treatment in ayurveda? Please advise. Shri Niwas Ghaziabad M-9971152366.
My mother is suffering from Chorioretinitis scar in her right eye due to which her vision is reduced by 80%. What should we do as of now? Can it further decrease her vision in right eye or can it effect left eye also? Is there anywhere in world, where there is cure available for this?
I have a different experience My eyes top layer is paining lightly the nerves top layer bulges lightly eyes turns red feeling like eyes are hot and radiating heatfrom my body. In addition to this feeling like itching on the brain not every time sometimes only. I fell like depressed when I get this experience. It was running my carrier I am preparing for competitive exams it hurts badly Not able to read continuously more than for 30 minutes.
A cataract usually forms in the eyes due to clouding of the naturally clear lens that coats the eyes.This coating is usually a matter of age advancement or any other injury that the eyes may have sustained. It may also be a birth defect that a baby may be born with. There are various ways to deal with this debilitating condition.
One of the methods of treatment includes cataract surgery. Read on to find out more about this form of treatment:
- Procedure: During this surgery, the ophthalmologist will remove the cloudy lens and clean it before replacing it with a man-made lens.The technique followed for this procedure is known as phacoemulsification which involves a small cut or incision for the cataract surgery. The incision helps the doctor in liquefying and then vacuuming the centre portion of the lens, which is slightly harder than the rest of the lens.
- Device: The doctor will usually administer anaesthesia first and then make the tiny incision on one side of the cornea. Thereafter, an instrument or device will be inserted through this opening to send out ultrasonic vibrations to the eye. These vibrations will help in breaking the lens into tiny pieces. These fragments will be removed with the help of a suction that will go in through the tiny cut. This cut may also be made with the help of a laser beam.
- New Lens: Once the fragments of the old lens have been cleared, the doctor will go about the process of inserting the new man made lens which is usually made up of clear plastic, acrylic or even silicon, and is known as IOL or intraocular lens. This process is generally termed as intraocular lens implantation.
- Improved Vision: With the help of the new lens, the patient will now enjoy better vision and a visible decline in the symptoms of the cataract including problems in night driving.
- Convenient: This procedure usually takes about an hour and is an outpatient procedure. It is a completely safe procedure where numbing drops are placed on the eye so as to reduce any pain significantly. The doctor will usually give you a novocaine injection around the eye. Also, cataracts from both eyes will not be removed on the same day, and the doctor will schedule you for cataract removal from the second eye for another day.
- Aftermath: After the surgery is over, it is normal to feel some amount of irritation in the eye. If this irritation is persistent, you must see a doctor about it.
Painkillers like acetaminophen and ibuprofen can be used to recover from the pain after the surgery. Ask an ophthalmologist about other measures.
1. Eat for Good Vision
Nutrients such as omega-3 fatty acids, lutein, zinc, and vitamins C and E might help ward off age-related vision problems such as macular degeneration and cataracts. Regularly eating these foods can help lead to good eye health:
# Green, leafy vegetables such as spinach, kale, and collards
# Salmon, tuna, and other oily fish
# Eggs, nuts, beans, and other non-meat protein sources
# Oranges and other citrus fruits or juices
2. Quit Smoking
Smoking makes you more likely to get cataracts, optic nerve damage, and macular degeneration.
3. Wear Sunglasses
The right kind of sunglasses will help protect your eyes from the sun's ultraviolet (UV) rays.
Too much UV exposure makes you more likely to get cataracts and macular degeneration.
Choose sunglasses that block 99% to 100% of both UVA and UVB rays. Wraparound lenses help protect your eyes from the side.
4. Use Safety Eyewear
If you work with hazardous or airborne materials on the job or at home, wear safety glasses or protective goggles every time.
Certain sports such as ice hockey, racquetball, and lacrosse can also lead to eye injury. Wear eye protection (such as helmets with protective face masks or sports goggles with polycarbonate lenses) to shield your eyes.
5. Look Away From the Computer Screen
Staring at a computer screen for too long can cause:
# Blurry vision
# Trouble focusing at a distance
# Dry eye