Eye Diseases

what causes eye twitching?

what causes eye twitching?

Eye twitching is referred to as an eye muscle spasm. An eyelid twitch is a general term for involuntary spasms of the eyelid muscles. An eyelid twitch is a typical term for involuntary spasms of the eyelid muscles. In this … Read more

Nystagmus: overview, symptoms, and treatments

Nystagmus: overview, symptoms, and treatments

Nystagmus is a relatively common clinical condition, affecting one in several thousand people. Nystagmus causes patient’s eyes to shift constantly, leaving with double vision and no depth perception. Those who are suffered from this type of eye related problem find difficulties in … Read more

Hyperopia and the sufferer’s character

Hyperopia and the sufferer's character

Overview of hyperopia Hyperopia (farsightedness) is one of the most common refractive errors of the eye (including astigmatism, and myopia (nearsightedness). The vision condition in which an image of a distant object becomes focused behind the retina, making objects up close … Read more

Age-related Macular Degeneration: overview, symptoms and treatment

Age-related Macular Degeneration: overview, symptoms and treatment

Apparently, there exists many eyes disorders, eyes diseases which may or may not serious, avoidable or unavoidable. For the second situation, age-related macular degeneration is one of the most common syndromes which happens to most of elders. Age-related Macular Degenerationoften, … Read more

Possible causes drive eyes red and irritated

Possible causes drive eyes red and irritated

Sometimes, we can be suddenly suffered from red eyes which make us feel irritated. Some cases, this symptom is considered to be normal and no more worry about it. However, it is likely an eye disorder which can become more … Read more

Cataract: overview, symptoms and treatments

Cataract: overview, symptoms and treatments

Cataract is the world’s leading cause of blindness, with around 18 million people blind as a result. When you are diagnosed with cataract, doctor will show you a clouding of the eye’s natural lens which lies behind the iris and … Read more

Glaucoma: overview and treatment

Glaucoma: overview and treatment

Glaucoma disease Also known as Open-angle glaucoma; Chronic glaucoma; Closed-angle glaucoma; Congenital glaucoma; Angle closure glaucoma. Glaucoma is used to describe a group of eye conditions that affect vision (often affects both eyes), particularly damage to the optic nerve.  If … Read more

Overview of Refractive errors

Overview of Refractive errors

Refractive errors (more commonly known as nearsightedness, farsightedness, astigmatism and presbyopia) are the most common vision problems  occurring when the shape of the eye prevents light from focusing directly on the retina. The length of the eyeball (either longer or … Read more

Link between Vitamin D Level and Macular Degeneration

Link between Vitamin D Level and Macular Degeneration

Macular degeneration is a painless eye condition that leads to the gradual loss of central vision (the ability to see what is directly in front of you). Macular degeneration occurs when the macula (the part of the eye that is … Read more