Save Your Vision Month – MARCH 2021

save your vision month in Pune - March 2021

Vision problems can differ according to age aura and also due to impairment of eye functions. MARCH is considered as Save you Vision Month. Thus Dr. Vaseem Choudhary taking participate in spreading this to promote good eye health.

Eye Disorders:

1. Macular Degeneration:

Broadly classified into 2 types:

  • Dry and exudative
  • Complete blindness is seen in exudative type

Signs and symptoms:

  • Blurred vision
  • Formation of blind spots
  • Problem seeing in dim light
  • Objects appearing smaller than their actual size

2. Cataracts:

The formation of cloudy areas in the eye lens is termed as cataracts, people having cataract light cannot pass through to the retina affecting your eye lens

Symptoms:

  • Blurred clouded or dim vision
  • Problem seeing in the night
  • Problem seeing through light and glare
  • Seeing halos around light
  • Faded view of colors

3. Glaucoma:

Eye optic nerve is damaged getting worse over time

Types-

  • Open angle:

Symptoms:

Tunnel vision, peripheral vision loss affecting both eyes gradually

  • Angle closure:

Symptoms

  • Pain in eyes accompanying nausea and vomiting
  • redness of eyes
  • blurred vision
  • halos around light

4. Diabetic Retinopathy:

Damage to the blood vessels spread throughout light-sensitive tissues of the retina as a complication of diabetes.

Symptoms:

  • Dark spots or strings floating
  • impaired color recognition
  • fluctuating vision
  • vision loss

5. Conjunctivitis:

Inflammation of the tissues lining the back of your eye lids and covering your sclera

Symptoms:

Redness in the eyes, excessive tearing, thick yellowish discharge covering your eyelashes burning in eyes, itching in eyes, blurred vision

6. Uveitis:

Inflammation of the uvea, eye middle layer containing most blood vessels

Types:

Anterior ,intermediate, posterior and pan uveitis

Symptoms:

Blur vision, pain in eyes, redness in eyes light sensitivity

7. Night blindness:

Vision impairment where the person is unable to see in the night or dim light environment

Symptoms:

Night blindness

8. Myopia:

When you can view the objects close to you clearly enough while getting a blurry vision of the objects far away , this eye condition is called myopia.

Symptoms:

Dim vision when seeing far away objects, required squinting or partial closure of eyelids for better vision, eye strain causing headache.

9. Hypermetropia:

Blurry vision on seeing nearby objects

Symptoms:

Headache, squinting when  trying to see nearby objects, blurred vision

10. Astigmatism:

When your vision gets out of focus due to abnormally curved cornea

Symptoms:

Distorted blur vision of far and nearby objects , eyestrain , heachache ,eye squinting ,eye irritation

11. Proptosis:

Protrusion of the eyeball is called as proptosis

Symptoms:

Eye pain ,irritation ,light sensitivity ,eye secretions ,diplopia

12. Strabismus:

Extraocular muscles of the eye lack co-ordination to perform their function.

Symptoms:

Double vision, the inability of the eye to focus on one point, loss of depth perception, in coordinated eye movements.

SYMPTOMS in General:

  • Burning and stinging pain in the eyes
  • Redness of eyes
  • Sensitivity to light
  • Mucus production in the eyes
  • Blurred vision
  • Eye fatigue
  • Discharge from eyes

Homeopathic Management:

  • Apis Mellfica:

This remedy acts best when there is a stinging type of pain present in the eye, the surrounding area becomes puffy and swollen, the cold application gives relief eye feel sore and oversensitive, blurry vision with severe headache

  • Natrum Mur:

This remedy acts best when overstraining of the eyes due to continuous reading causes bruised and soreness in the eyes, the muscles around the eyes feel sore and weak and stiff and letters on the page tend to run together, eyelids feel heavy and a person may be inclined to headache.

  • Argentum Nitricum:

This remedy mostly is prescribed for aching and over-exertion of work which tends to eye pain and complaints to get better by closing the eyes or pressing them hard the muscles around the eyes feel weak and the person is unable to keep them focused and steady, corners of the eye often looked inflamed.

  • Kali Phos:

This remedy acts best for eyestrain which occurs due to overwork and stress, this could also lead to myopia and hypermetropia, a person is unable to see nearby objects whereas others complain of problem in seeing distant objects, continuous eye strain may lead to headache, the person who needs this remedy often startles and is oversensitive to light.

  • Aconite:

This remedy often calls for irritability in the eyes due to foreign body in the eye there is continuous itching and scratching in the eyes yellowish thick watery discharge of mucus from eyes, blurred vision with severe headache present.

Dr. Vaseem Choudhary is the Best Homeopathic Doctor in Pune who provides you all the Homeopathic Treatment for your healthy lifestyle and consult you for the best possible solution. Book an Appointment!!

Frequently Asked Question??

Old people often complain of burning eyes what could be the reason for it?

Burning eyes is a sign of dry eye syndrome this is due to a decrease in the oil production of eye glands.

What causes myopia in school going children?

Increase use of mobile gadgets computers often tend to cause myopia at an early age.

How can we reduce watering of eyes?

Omega 3 fatty acid supplement , humidifier avoid exposure to air ,avoid use of cosmetics can help in reducing watering of eyes.

When is eye examination recommended?

It is recommended that eye check-ups should be done at least once in a year for the prevention of diseases.