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World Glaucoma Day 2021: An ophthalmologist debunks some common myths

March 11, 2021 12:25 pm

On World Glaucoma Day 2021, let us demystify some of the common myths, courtesy Dr Smriti Jain, opthalmologist, Practo

Mask-associated dry eyes: All you need to know

January 16, 2021 11:56 am

It is important for prolonged mask wearers to understand its implication on eye health and initiate appropriate measures to check ocular irritation

Pledging to donate your eyes? Learn about these 7 common myths first

October 14, 2020 11:40 am

While it is an honourable thing to give someone the gift of sight, there are many misconceptions that cloud a person's judgement and prevent them from vouching to donate their eyes

Here's why it is important to understand your eyes as you grow older

October 01, 2020 5:00 pm

Dr P Suresh of Fortis Hospital, Mulund, says the various aging changes that occur in an eye are fundamentally natural, with no serious consequences, but rarely can they affect the eyesight to a major extent

Woke up looking tired? Here's how you can reduce puffiness around eyes

September 29, 2020 10:50 am

Wash your eyes with water through the course of the day, especially if your job entails looking at the laptop screen for hours

Keep your spectacles clean with these easy tips

June 06, 2020 1:31 pm

With an increased rate of digital consumption, people are complaining about itchiness, irritation and redness in their eyes. Eye irritation leads to rubbing of the eyes, making one more prone to infection.

From aiding digestion to controlling diabetes: Know the many health benefits of curry leaves

April 27, 2020 10:00 am

Curry leaves are easily available and can also be grown at home. They don't just add to the flavour to your food, but are beneficial for your health too.

COVID-19 lockdown: How parents can ensure their child’s eye health

April 13, 2020 12:25 pm

There is a projection that 50 per cent of the world population would be myopic by 2050.

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.