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A look at common eye problem disorders like cataracts, macular degeneration and glaucoma.

 

These are conditions where the health of the eye is affected and glasses may not fully correct sight to normal levels.

 

Glasses may still help to improve sight as it corrects any refractive error like short sighted or long sighted. These can be caused by the eye diseases like cataracts. Glasses with tinted lenses and UV filter help to reduce glare caused by cataracts and other eye diseases, and protect against harmful UV rays.

EYE DISEASES

CATARACTS

The natural lens inside the eye becomes cloudy and is called a cataract. It can reduce sight, It is sometimes wrongly described as a skin over eyes. Cataract surgery can help. CATARACTS

GLAUCOMA

The effect of eye pressure causing a risk of side vision loss. Glaucoma can lead to tunnel vision effect. There are preventive treatments available.  GLAUCOMA

 

 

Cataracts

Cataracts

Glaucoma Eye Pressure

Glaucoma

Macular Degeneration

Macular Degeneration

MACULAR DEGENERATION

Macular degeneration occurs when central retina (called macular) becomes affected and central vision is reduced. Amount of loss varies. Click Macular Degeneration for information or for macular degeneration treatment.Also called Wear and Tear of the Eye