Not a Sound Sleeper? You may be at risk of Blindness

If you too belong to the snorer’s club, then you would probably agree with the saying, “Laugh and the world laughs with you. Snore and you sleep alone!” But do you know that snoring can bring on much more than loneliness? Just as you are blissfully unaware of the glares your spouse gives you in the dark of the night, snoring can give you a number of health troubles if it is due to a sleeping disorder…. And also blindness, say scientists.

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Releasing the Pressure Off Trabeculectomy

I’d like to start by making a confession… Needles and Injections and Surgeries scare the hell out of me. It was the only thing that got me to eat my greens or do my homework. It could make me run like the wind from the doctor’s clinic despite high fever. Heck, I had to shut my eyes when my kids got their shots too!

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Beware of the Stealth of Glaucoma!

The wild life presents an interesting variety… Some animals like the wolves hunt with a bang. They chase their prey viciously and kill instantly. There are others like the African Viper snake that hangs by its tail from trees utilising its green colour to resemble vines. It eyes its prey and stays there very silently and stealthily until it finally catches its prey unawares and makes a meal of it!

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