Eye Health / Blindness News From Medical News Today

Eye health is a broad subject that includes conditions such as blindness, allergies, color blindness, sties, eye diseases such as glaucoma and macular degeneration (AMD), surgical procedures such as cataract surgery, cornea transplant, and vision problems including astigmatism, blurry vision, hyperopia (farsightedness) and myopia (nearsightedness).
  1. How does arthritis affect the eyes?
    While arthritis is known to cause inflammation in the joints, it can also cause problems in the eyes. Learn about the causes, symptoms, and treatments.
  2. Tips to control crying
    A look at how to stop crying. Included is information on how to control crying with both mental and physical approaches, and how to avoid triggers.
  3. All you need to know about epiretinal membrane
    A look at the condition epiretinal membranes (ERMs). We examine the risk factors and complications, along with how to prevent the condition, here.
  4. Brown, blue, green, and hazel: What is the secret behind eye color?
    Human eyes display an impressive color palette, ranging from dark brown through shades of green, and to light blue. But what determines these unique hues?
  5. Pseudophakia (IOL): Signs you need them and complications
    When do you need artificial lenses for the eyes? Find out here along with more information on the specific types and how they are implanted.