Health Q&A
Eye Redness

My 2 year old daughter accidentally hit my maid in the right eye. This has caused redness in the right eye along with flowing water. As for now, I have asked my maid to wash her eye with cold water.

Laser operation

Hi. My wife has 1.5 and 2.0 in her eyes. Whether it is advisable to go for lasrt operation of eye. Is it a permanent solution n she does not have to wear glasses in future?? What is the average cost for laser operation??

Eye drops for cataract

My uncle can't go for catarct surgery. Can you suggest me any eye drops for him. I heard of catalin eye drops which cures cataract shall i use it?

Bulging of lower eye lid

From past few months am suffering from eye bag issue...recently I contacted doctor and they advised me not to undergo any surgery and they gave normal dust removing eye capsule..after applying it my right lower eye lid has been bulged..should I continue using it or not?I have applied for both eyes but only right eye lower lid has been bulged

Eye vision

1)should be able to read 6/6 in distant vision chart with each eye. Colour vision should be CP – III (able to recognize white, red and green signal colours correctly as shown by Martin’s Lantern at 1.5 meters) 2) 6/9, 6/12 with or without glasses. Power of lenses not to exceed 4D. My eye power is left eye: Sph: -1.00 Cyl: -1.00 Axis: 40 Right eye: Sph: -0.50 Cyl: -0.75 Axis: 100 Am i eligible for no 1) & 2) criteria?

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Are You Using Contact Lenses and Having Dry Eyes?

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Glaucoma

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Don't Let High Blood Pressure Ruin Your Vision!

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