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One of my close relations had the side of her mouth twisted a bit to the right and it affects the mouth and the eye alike to the extent that water drops from the affected eye often and could not chew normally. What is the cause of this, and what is the prescription or remedy?
I hve eye problem. Some time m cant see at night. Thn. Water was hearing from my eyes wht cn I do. Please say me.
After cataract operation my husband has heaviness/drowsiness in the head/eyes esp. In the evenings. He is a very nervous person and after the operation he has become worse. Does not want to go anywhere, impatient in a traffic and wants to return back. He has to do the second eye operation. Soon but looking to his condition I feel apprehensive.
I have allergies. My eyes are itching and watery. They are always red and feels sneezing every morning. please help?
How to grow height and how to grow eye power. please give me information. please suggest me diet for protein and along with good health.
I am recently suffering from colour blindness, I did not have this problem before, anyone please kindly suggest me what to do.
Hi. I am experiencing eye twitching since around 2 years. It happens only in the right eye. Have been taking homeopathy medicines for the same. There has been 20-30% improvement but not any further. Off late lower part of my right cheek just above the lips has also started twitching. The whole thing is really bothering me. Is there any treatment for this? please advice.
My age is 28 years and now I am working in call centre but my concern is am using specs because my eye site weak (-5) and it causes dark circle around my eyes. My face is as well looking very dull and want to be looking healthy face and handsome. Please advise for dark circle and healthy face. You can call me as well 9717760408 Thanks Narendra.
I want to reduce farsightedness no. Of my eyes. My left eye no. - 2.50 nd r8 eye no. - 3.00 I really want to reduce these no. What can I do.
I'm 20 yrs old. Day before yesterday I just got punched on my face and instantly I found that there was a blood clot on my right eye. And usually I wear contact lenses which I lost from right eye instantly. But I'm not feeling any pain nor any distorted vision. So you give me some remedies for the blood clot on the eye.
I am having redness, foreign body sensation and irritation in both eyes since last 6 months. Initially, it was diagnosed as allergy/conjunctivitis. Subsequently, it was diagnosed as Trachoma due to concretions under both eyelids which were later removed surgically. However, now a new problem of involuntary blinking has started. The problem increases while driving or in sun. Is this Dystonia? How to get rid of this problem?
I have eye problem I am unable see clearly the distant object. How I can solve this problem permanently please suggest me?
Eyes are the most important part of our lives. There are various branches of medicine, which treat different aspects of the eye. Chief among them are:
Ophthalmology deals with the structure, physiology and diseases of the eye. On the other hand, optometry is a vision care science, which involves the treatment and rectification of the visual system. Specialists emerging from these two schools of medicines are called Ophthalmologists and optometrists respectively. Though, they both deal with the corrective measures and examination of healthy eyes, there are crucial differences between them.
Some of those differences are listed below:
- Meaning: A specialist in surgical and medical eye problems, who performs operations in the eye is called an Ophthalmologist. On the other hand, an Optometrist is a specialist who has a degree in Doctor of Optometry (OD). He is not a doctor but a trained individual.
- Area of Specialization: Both these specialists have different areas of specialization. An Ophthalmologist specializes in only vision and eye care. He/she has the necessary training to perform operations on the eye. On the other hand, an Optometrist is not a doctor, but a specialist who is involved in diagnosis, management and treatment of vision changes. He/she has the license to perform eye exams and tests and can prescribe corrective lenses.
- Training: Both the specialists differ vastly in their training. An Ophthalmologist is trained to treat all eye problems and is equipped to perform operations. He/she undergoes four years of medical school and one year of internship in any hospital. Optometrists on the other hand, after three or more years in college have to undergo four years of training before receiving a doctor of Optometrist. (OD).