What is ocular hypertension? Fluid present in eyes is called as aqueous humor and pressure caused is called intraocular pressure (IOP). Ocular hypertension means your intraocular pressure (IOP) is higher than normal. Left untreated, high eye pressure can cause glaucoma and permanent vision loss in some individuals. Eye pressure is measured in millimeters of mercury (mm Hg). Normal eye pressure Read More …
What is eyesight? Sight is the perception of light that is received by the eye(s) from objects in a scene, sensed through the eyes, then processed by the brain. Sight is also called eyesight, seeing and vision. The later parts of this process are also called visual perception. Types of vision problems Most common adult vision problems include blurred vision Read More …
Glaucoma is a disease of the eye in which fluid pressure (intraocular pressure) inside the eyes rises, if left untreated the individual loses vision and may become blind. .
Glaucoma Symptoms – Loss of peripheral vision, Tunnel vision, Eye pain, Red eyes, Sensitivity to light, Tears. Glaucoma Causes – Increase in intraocular pressure, Factors like eye injury, age, surgery, diseases and medications.
Glaucoma Treatment Using Home Remedies, Yoga, And Diet – Foods to be taken: Vitamin- A, B, C and E (C mainly)
, Seeds, nuts and grains
, Fruits and vegetables
Glaucoma Prevention – Avoid excessive watching of TV, emotional stress, allergens trigger glaucoma, Wear eye protection, Regular eye care.