An Introduction to Eye Infections

An Introduction to Eye Infections

Eye Infections are caused by bacterial, viral, or fungal agents. There are many different types of eye infections, with different causes and treatments. Eye infections can affect one or both eyes, and can occur in people of all ages. Symptoms can include irritation,...
An Introduction to Floaters

An Introduction to Floaters

Floaters are tiny spots that seems to drift in front of the eyes but do not block vision. Floaters often develop as part of the eye’s natural ageing process and it is not usually possible to prevent them. Most people notice them more in well-lit rooms or outdoors on a...
An Introduction to Glaucoma

An Introduction to Glaucoma

Glaucoma is not one disease but a collection of different diseases marked by loss of the fibres within the nerve that connects the eye to the brain. Glaucoma can eventually damage the optic nerve that connects the eye to the brain. Most of the time, the first sign of...
An Introduction to Dry Eye

An Introduction to Dry Eye

A humidifier puts more moisture in the air. With more moisture in the air, your tears evaporate more slowly, keeping your eyes more comfortable. Both central heating in the winter and air conditioning in the summer decrease the humidity in the air. Excessive air...