With regulations to stay indoors and work-from-home policies implemented by businesses across the UAE, using devices for longer periods of time has become the new norm. Constant exposure to blue light not only affects our vision but also our body, including changes in our body’s biological clock, and can lead to various conditions such as […]
Cataract – Symptoms and Causes
The human eye has a natural lens which is clear and functions to bend the light entering the eye to help us see. A cataract causes the clear lens to become cloudy and slowly opaque. Vision through such a lens can be compared to seeing through a foggy or a dusty windshield. The common symptoms […]
How to Heal the Dark Circles under Your Eyes
Are dark circles a severe disease which may turn disastrously fatal? NO! But, they steal your look. That’s a pretty grave situation. Swollen baggy patches under your eyes can make you look exhausted, older, stressed, and unhealthy, even when you aren’t. Getting rid of dark circles is an achievable target. However, only sleeping well doesn’t […]
Find an Ophthalmologist in Dubai.
The Middle East is a region that offers harsh weather conditions in terms of its searing summers and frequent sandstorms, and Dubai is no exception to that rule. The high temperatures during the day and the dryness in the air due to it being a desert region, all contribute to various ailments of the eyes. […]
Glaucoma insights on World Glaucoma Week.
“Early detection, through regular and complete eye exams, is the key to protecting your vision from damage caused by glaucoma”. What is Glaucoma? Glaucoma is a group of eye diseases causing optic nerve damage. The optic nerve carries images from the retina, which is the specialized light sensing tissue, to the brain so we can […]