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Meditation can help lower eye pressure in glaucoma patients: AIIMS study

Glaucoma is the leading cause of irreversible blindness in India impacting over 12 million people.

20 Oct 2018 2:31 PM

Chemical in cigarette smoke may damage vision

Researchers found that higher levels of cadmium in the blood were associated with diminished contrast sensitivity.

19 Sep 2018 8:50 AM

Maintaining healthy vision may help keep brain in shape, too

Worsening vision can discourage people from brain-stimulating activities like doing crosswords and engaging with other people.

05 Jul 2018 3:09 PM

20 farmers dead, 1800 sick after spraying 'lethal' pesticides in Maharashtra

Farmers were admitted in the district hospital in Yavatmal with symptoms like blurred vision, nausea, skin rashes, headaches and dizziness.

08 Oct 2017 2:42 PM

Scientists discover gene that causes vision loss in middle-age

Researchers examine how changes in RPGR can damage eye cells to cause X-linked retinitis pigmentosa that leads to degeneration of retina.

07 Sep 2017 7:46 AM


Improve eyesight naturally with these simple tips

These changes can go a long way.

31 Aug 2017 9:18 AM

Mumbai doctors restore woman’s sight with nerves from foot

In a first of its kind surgery, doctors at Hiranandani Hospital, Vashi perfom complex surgery to return woman's vision

20 Jun 2017 1:18 PM

Corporal horror: Student loses eyesight after getting caned by vice-principal

Terence went to school and stood in the morning assembly with his bag on, spotting which vice-principal started canning him with a baton.

14 May 2017 9:52 AM