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EYE HEALTH NEWS

Here's why you should have dried apricots or khumani

December 05, 2019 11:51 am

Just like the yellowish-orange fresh fruit, the dried ones too are extremely beneficial for health.

Vitamin-rich foods to keep eye problems at bay

November 20, 2019 12:19 pm

Symptoms that are indicative of eye problems include blurry and unclear vision, pain, swelling, itchiness in and around the eyes and redness and inflammation.

Do your eyelids twitch often? Here's what it could mean

November 15, 2019 10:47 am

For some people, the spasms are so strong, they force-shut both the eyelids.

'See Now' campaign will be soon intensified: Fred Hollows Foundation

October 14, 2019 1:06 pm

Supported by actor Amitabh Bachchan 'See Now' campaign's pilot was launched in Lucknow, Lakhimpur Kheri, Rae Bareilly, Unnao and Sitapur districts.

World Sight Day 2019: Simple home remedies to keep your eyes healthy

October 10, 2019 9:21 am

Every year, the second Thursday of October is observed as World Sight Day to create awareness on vision impairment and blindness.

From watery eyes to blurred vision: Know the symptoms of weak eyesight in children

May 01, 2019 11:42 am

Even though it is advised to consult an ophthalmologist on a regular basis to ensure that your eyesight is healthy, following a proper diet and exercise regime is also essential.

Slow reading speed linked to dry eyes: Study

November 18, 2018 11:27 am

The chronic dry eye is a common disease in which natural tears fail to adequately lubricate the eyes, thus drastically affecting its functioning. The study found that the condition can slow a person's reading speed by as much as 10 per cent.

Smog: How it affects the eye

November 18, 2018 8:32 am

Every year, after Diwali, people in the Capital are engulfed in a thick cloud of smog. We spoke to people and doctors in the city to find out how smog affects the eye and if it could be prevented at all.

This new tool can track your alertness at work

October 20, 2018 2:24 pm

A team of researchers has developed a tool that tracks alertness by measuring pupil size, captured through a burst of photographs taken every time users unlock their smartphones.

From carrots to almonds: These vitamin-rich foods are good for your eyes

September 26, 2018 5:44 pm

In an age when looking at a screen is inevitable, these vitamin-rich foods can come to your rescue to take stress off your eyes and improve its health.