Category: Eye Diseases

  Sometimes when people are seeing halos around lights can be worrisome, because often they are a symptom of cataracts.  These rings generally appear in low lit rooms or at night, and also can be a consequence of Lasik surgery or the use of corrective lenses. The sudden appearance of them combined with other symptoms…

Introduction The Posterior Vitreous Detachment is a physiological process that occurs when the vitreous humor (transparent gel that fills the eyeball), modifies its consistency so that some areas liquefy and others condense, causing the eye to age. Over time it causes the vitreous to degrade naturally, provoking the hialoid (membrane that surrounds it) to detach…

Retinitis pigmentosa (RP), is a disease of genetic origin that causes a progressive degeneration of the light-sensitive eye cells (photoreceptors) that gradually lose vision. It affects one person in 3,700, although this figure is variable depending on the country and region. It is the first cause of blindness of genetic origin in the adult population.…

What Is Pink Eye? Before talking about essential oils for pink eye is better to learn the nature of the condition. Pink eye or conjunctivitis is an inflammation of the eyes, normally due to several  causes like bacteria viruses, or allergy. The eyes may become irritated because a negative reaction to mold, dirt, or maybe…

Aging comes at a price and eyes are no exception. The natural aging process puts us at risk of several eye diseases, even if we have never had poor vision or symptoms of eye problems. Which is the effect of Glaucoma vs Cataracts is a question that is often listened when talking about blindness and…

Meige syndrome is a neurological disorder that is caused by involuntary muscle movement. This disorder usually affects eyes, face, and lower jaw. These muscle contractions are forceful, and many people will experience pain. What Are The Symptoms of Meige Syndrome? 1. Blepharospasm This term is used to mean frequent blinking that is caused by forceful…

Myopia vs Hyperopia

Talking about refractive errors of the eye, a topic that is recurrent is the differences between Myopia vs Hyperopia. Together with astigmatism these problems are not illnesses, but for the regular people is common consider them like they were. Considering that 20% of the children suffer some of these conditions, is helpful to know that…

How to Get Rid of Black Eyes through top 6 Remedies

It might sound funny, but black eyes can cause more problems than you think. It is not all about your appearance. Black eye might come along with some really annoying symptoms and without one-time treatment, you are likely to suffer from health complications. There are many reasons for the appearance of black eyes, while in…