Strabismus - don’t leave it for too late

kid_3d_glasses2Is your child suffering from strabismus? Never leave his eyes untreated. Or it may be too late for him to get back his normal vision if he ages beyond 6.

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Femtosecond lasiks or microkeratome suregery - what is your choice?

clipart_judge_cartoonThe debate among LASIK surgeons concerning the best way to create a corneal flap during the laser eye surgery continues.

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Glaucoma drugs that can give you a respite

prescription-drugsLet us now know about some of the essential drugs that some way or the other help people to get a respite from the pain of glaucoma, or to some extent reduce the pressure if not get a complete cure.

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Glaucoma - how to be sure that you are a victim of it

ceh_18_54_087_f08Know about almost all the tests that are available according to the modern medical research and practices for diagnosis of glaucoma. The tests that are mentioned are for various complicated stages of the diseases. Screening for glaucoma is usually performed as part of a standard eye examination performed by ophthalmologists and optometrists.

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Acute angle closure glaucoma - can make you blind

Glaucoma is a familiar name among eye diseases. So lets discuss about a typical type of glaucoma in this edition.

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Cataract removal might help relieve IOP in glaucoma patients

cataract-surgeryAccording to Dr. Thomas W. Samuelson, MD, Cataract removal surgery may be a viable option for lowering Intraocular pressure (IOP) in some glaucoma patients.

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Primary Congenital Glaucoma: A quick review

Usually primary congenital glaucoma is present at birth time, it is mostly diagnosed within one year of birth. The symptoms are difficult or recognize at the preliminary stage.

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Lasik ads must be associated with possible risk factors: Warns FDA

Laser-eye-surgeryFDA warns that advertisements of Lasik surgeries should not be misleading and have to be truthful regarding associated risk factors.

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Ophthalmologists of Cuba found a superior technique for orbital tumor surgery

Cuban ophthalmologists explained about the successful new technique of orbital tumor surgery at the Fourteenth Cuban Ophthalmology Conference and Sixth  International Ophthalmology Conference.

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Cataract surgery complications enhanced two-fold by urinary drug Flomax

Men, if you are going to have a cataract surgery, then just beware of Flomax (tamsulosin hydrochloride) manufactured by  Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals Inc..

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