Don't Turn Off The Lights

Mr. Sinha could not believe his eyes. How was this possible?

He rubbed his eyes. Wasn’t working. Still blurry.

He tried narrowing his eyes. Nope, the dates on the calendar that hung on the opposite wall still looked hazy.

Mr. Sinha couldn’t understand it. Just yesterday, when he had visited his Eye Clinic, he was pretty sure that he had been able to see much smaller letters on the eye test chart. So then, what was different today?

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5 Tips to Protect Your Eyes in Office

We spend most of our waking hours in office. We do realise the importance of taking care of our health and resolve to pay more attention to our bodies. But the lack of time causes all our resolutions to be tossed out of the office window. Here are a few tips that will help you take care of your eyes while you are in office. We may not have the time to specially go out of the way for our health, but we can at least be careful, not to do additional harm.

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Does Watching Movies on your Mobile Damage Your Eyes?

“So tell me what brings you in today?” the eye doctor chirpily asked Avni. Teen aged Avni, still busy in her cell phone rolled her eyes and jerked a thumb in the direction of her mother.

Slightly annoyed and largely embarrassed, Avni’s mother tried to hastily cover up for her daughter’s lack of decorum. “Good Evening Doctor, How are you today? Doctor, this is my daughter Avni. She spends the whole day staring at her cell phone. If SMS, watsapp and Facebook were not enough, she also watches movies on her mobile phone. Doctor, please tell her how this can damage her eyes.”

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Can Sunglasses Make you less Angry?

In 1872, Charles Darwin, the Father of Evolution in his book ‘The Expression of Emotion in Man & Animals’ noted how lowering the brow or frowning provides a natural sunshade …much before sunglasses became common in the early 1900s. We all frown when we are lifting something heavy, have trouble remembering a phone number or are just determined to finish a difficult task.

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How to Stop Eye Twitching

In ancient Greece, if you noticed that your eyelid was twitching, you would have to run in search of a cactus. Whereas if you were Egyptian, noticing that your left eye was twitching, meant that you had to go visit the fortune teller. On the other hand, if you were Chinese, you would have to consult the time of the day.

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Why are Women more likely to be Blind?

She seems to be right… well, atleast about fewer men being blind.

Surveys have shown that nearly two thirds of all the blind and visually impaired people in the world are women. So why this mammoth difference? What is it about women that makes them more prone to visual impairment?

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Protect Your Eyes From UV Radiation

“A high alert is being put out for all citizens. Residents are hereby warned to beware of a new Gang that is prowling the streets. This is a Gang of 3 brothers. Unlike the two dangerous elder brothers, the youngest is not known to be very active. However, we request everybody to be vigilant especially when they are outdoors. What’s worse is that this gang fearlessly attacks people even in broad day light.”

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