Pair of New Glasses is all an Architect Needed for Healthy Vision

We treated a case of Mrs Snehal ( name changed) , 28 yrs old female who is an architect by profession. Not only does she love her profession but also is an avid reader.

Since 2 years she had complaints of constant headaches which she attributed to her lack of sleep due to long hours at work and would pop painkiller pills. Like any other professional she didn't have the time to show to a physician. But recently her headaches worsened and she couldn't focus on the finer details while doing her sketches which made her think about her vision. She never had glasses all her life and always thought she would never need one. But due to the headaches and not being able to see clearly; she went to an optician store and got her eyes checked and got the pair of glasses.

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Dengue fever can affect Your Eyes too

As monsoons begin; one of the most commonly found patients admitted in the inpatient department are the ones suffering from dengue or malaria. These can prove to be deadly if not treated well in time.

Dengue Fever: Dengue is a disease caused by the Dengue virus that is seen in Aedes mosquito. The dengue fever is transmitted by the bite this Aedes mosquito. The mosquito becomes infected when it bites a person with dengue virus in their blood. It can’t be spread directly from one person to another. Dengue when left undetected can lead to serious complications and even death in few cases. This disease causes multi-systemic problems and one of them being the eye. We shall enemurate few problems caused by this virus to the eye.

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Take Care of Your Eyes This Monsoon

We survived the heat and now its time for monsoons. Rains always bring out the fun in everyone. Hearing those raindrops is a plesant music to the ears. In all this fun and frolic we tend to ignore the care meant for our eyes. We make sure to take care of our hands and feet but miss out on our eyes.

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Summer Eye Care Tips

The sun shines bright, the sky attaining a perfect blue, flowers blooming and birds chirping; brings us closer to another summer. A time to hit the beach, feel the ocean breeze, the salty hot air and indulge in refreshments. Amidst all the fun and frolic we ignore the most important part of the body- eye. We are reminded about skin care rituals during summer but tend to neglect our eyes when in reality they need special attention.

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Menopause: Importance of your eye check up

India has a large population, which has already crossed the 1 billion mark with 71 million people over 60 years of age and the number of menopausal women about 43 million. Projected figures in 2026 have estimated the population in India will be 1.4 billion, people over 60 years 173 million, and the menopausal population 103 million. Average age of menopause is 47.5 years in Indian women with an average life expectancy of 71 years.

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Your Computer Will Wear Glasses

You wake up in the morning with a hot cup of tea and grab your mobile to check your email. And then you remember that you’ve forgotten your glasses in the bathroom.

You get into your car. You reluctantly get your spectacles out to peer at the display on your car dashboard.

You’ve reached your workplace and get called to the Boss’s cabin. You realise that you can’t contribute much to the impromptu meeting, because well… your glasses are sitting safely on your desk!

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Why does Alcohol cause Blurred Vision?

We have all had that one crazy friend whose histrionics are the stuff that legends are made of. Their crazy capers give you enough anecdotes to regale your friends, spouse, kids and even grand-children, years later. Brian was one such guy. His friends loved to narrate one incidence where Brian kept arguing with the store keeper if there was a buy-one-get-one-free offer on the two bottles of mineral water that had been stuck together. It took a lot of cajoling from his friends and a strong rebuke from the shopkeeper… The embarrassing truth? A very drunk Brian was seeing double!

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