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Easy Home Remedies For Pink Eye

What is a Pink Eye? Pink eye is also known as conjunctivitis. It is an eye condition that causes inflammation or infection in the outer membrane of the eyeball and the inner eyelid. It is highly contagious and spreads when someone gets in contact with the eye secretions of an infected person.  What are the …

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This is why you shouldn’t rub your eyes

The urge to itch or rub your eyes is quite natural. It starts when you wake up, you get up and the first thing you do is rub your eyes. A gentle pressure while rubbing helps to remove the mucus, debris around the eyes and let’s be honest it also brings a small sense of …

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Is pink eye a symptom of Coronavirus?

By now we all know we can slow the spread of Coronavirus by avoiding touching your eyes, nose, and mouth.  There is a lot more you can do to protect yourself and others too. Let us discuss in detail why we need to protect our eyes during Coronavirus pandemic outbreak, its causes and how you …

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Frequently asked questions on Glaucoma

Glaucoma is a serious disease. The sad part is that it has no cure and vision lost, cannot be restored. It is the world's leading cause of blindness. Why? Because it has no symptoms in its early stages. Majority of the people with glaucoma do not know they have it! However, timely diagnosis and treatment …

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Glaucoma: The Silent Vision Thief

Glaucoma is one of the leading causes of blindness. And yet, once detected, it can be slowed in most cases—sometimes via surgery. The vision that is lost, however, cannot be restored. Most cases of glaucoma develop slowly, with a gradual loss of peripheral (or side) vision. However, by the time people notice they have lost …

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Is stress causing eye problems?

Are you stressed? Well, we all are! We often feel physically and mentally stressed. Did you know stress can damage your eyes?  Wondering how?  When you are extremely stressed or anxious, there is an overproduction of adrenaline in your body, which causes pressure on your eye and results in blurry vision, muscular tensions, and headaches.  …

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