Eyes and Vision

Eyestrain (Overuse of Eyes) Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

We have all experienced the burning eyes and excessive tearing after using a computer screen for a long period of time. In most cases we do not give it much attention and just take time to rest the eyes. However, for some people eyestrain is a daily occurrence and part of an occupational hazard. It is more than just sore >> Read More ...

Puffy Eyes – Causes and Remedies for Puffiness Under Eyes

The area around the eyes is filled with soft tissue that protects and supports the eyeball within the socket of the skull. Sometimes the area under the eye becomes enlarged and appears like bags under the eyes. This can be a symptoms of some underlying disease and needs to be treated medically. However, it is often more of >> Read More ...

Nystagmus (Abnormal Eye Movements) Types, Video, Causes

Our eyeballs can be moved in various directions by the actions of the extraocular muscles. This allows us to focus in the direction of our choice and it is a voluntary action. However, there are instances where this movement of the eyeball is involuntary and repetitive in a way that compromises visual acuity. Nystagmus is >> Read More ...

Distorted Vision – Types and Causes

There are a number of different ways in which vision can be distorted and without a medical assessment it is difficult to isolate the exact mechanism and defect. The sense of vision is complex with 20/20 vision on one end and blindness at the other. However, there are many conditions that can cause a variety of forms of >> Read More ...
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