Eye Allergies Causes Symptoms Types And Treatment

What Is An Eye Allergy? It is a widespread belief that allergies can make us sneeze, cough and lead to skin rashes but allergies can also affect our eyes. It can make the eyes watery, red, swollen and itchy. Eye allergies can also lead to conjunctivitis and other eye infections. Eye allergies are very common, and it affects a vast number of people globally. Symptoms of eye allergies can be …

Managing Your Migraines

If you have children who suffer from migraines, there are certain lifestyle changes that can help you and your children to take control over headaches. So what can you do to help your kids manage their migraines? Keep A Diary According to a Washington DC Children Neurologist, one thing you can do is to keep a headache diary. This will help you to determine what things are triggers. As soon …

When Should You See Your Gastroenterologist

A gastroenterologist position with a specialty in managing diseases related to your gastrointestinal tract. This includes your intestines, your liver, your colon, your pancreas, your stomach, and your esophagus. This type of training involves more than five years of extra education in gastroenterology and internal medicine after medical school. When Should You Visit Your Gastroenterologist? The unique experience of a gastroenterologist allows them to provide you with high quality and …

The Purpose Of A Pediatrician

Whether you are pregnant currently, or planning to get pregnant soon, one of the biggest decisions that parents have to make before the baby is born is deciding upon which Houston Pediatrician is best. Of course, making this decision is a bit easier when you understand what exactly a pediatrician does and what you should expect. Pediatricians are responsible for managing the health of your child including any physical issues, …

Contact Lens Care

Whether you have contact lenses or glasses, you need to know how to take care of them. Consider this: if you wear glasses you have it kind of easy. After all, no matter how well you maintain your glasses (or don’t) you won’t impact the overall health of your eyes. This is certainly not the case with contact lenses. It is for this reason that it is in your best …

Answering your questions about contact lenses

If you are having difficulty with your vision it is time to visit your eye doctor. An eye doctor can help you make an assessment as to whether you need glasses or contacts. Many people prefer contacts or glasses for aesthetic reasons and of course comfort but there are still plenty of adults who have a lot of unanswered questions about contacts. Contacts can seem frightening if you don’t really …

What are the causes, symptoms, and treatments of epilepsy?

What is epilepsy? Epilepsy is a chronic condition. It is a group of neurological disorder which is characterized by recurrent unprovoked seizures. Epilepsy affects the central nervous system. It makes the brain function abnormally leading to seizures and loss of consciousness. Epilepsy can affect anyone, but it more commonly affects small children. It affects 65 million people around the world. What are the causes of epilepsy? Half of the people …

Macular Degeneration: Detect and Prevent this Eye Disorder

Do you suspect that you’re suffering from the eye disorder named Macular Degeneration? Has anyone you know been diagnosed with this dangerous eye disease? You will find all you need to know about this eye disorder that has been the cause of blindness in a lot of people. What is a Macular Degeneration? Macular degeneration which is also known as age-related macular degeneration is the problem of the retina which …

Sleep Study And The Different Types Of Sleep Disorders

What is sleep study? How does it help? The sleep study is a kind of test that observes the activities and functions of our body while we sleep. These tests are helpful in detecting sleep disorders that hinder physical, social, mental and emotional well being of a person. Sleep tests help in the assessment of sleep interruptions. According to doctor Atif Sohail, who operates an Arlington Sleep Apnea Clinic, sleep …

Cataracts: Causes, Symptoms, and Possible Treatments

The eye is a sensitive part of our body, and if not cared for correctly, it can cause many complications. One such complexity that is seen in older people is Cataract. It interferes with the healthy eyesight of a person. Here is all the info you may need about this condition and its treatment. What is a Cataract? The eye consists of a pair of lenses which are naturally clear. …

Eye allergies: Relieve yourself from itchy and watery eyes

The first picture that a person gets when he hears the word allergy is sneezing. However, the allergies not just affects the nose but can also affect the eyes to a great extent. Eyes are amongst the most vital parts of the body. However, if the eyes are itchy, red, watery or swollen, it can cause many problems in our lives. If the eye allergies are severe, they can lead …

Know About Echocardiography And The Different Types

Echocardiography is a test procedure used to produce echocardiogram, also known as the cardiac echo. An echocardiogram is the live image of your heart, created using high-frequency sound waves or ultrasound. This test allows your doctor to check the functioning of your heart and its valves. Echocardiography has become a routine practice in the diagnosis if any patient suspects any heart problems. These tests are performed by cardiac sonographers, cardiac physiologists …

What is LASIK surgery and When should we consider it?

What is LASIK surgery? LASIK surgery is also known Laser in-situ keratomileusis eye surgery. It is an eye refractive surgery. It is done for the treatment of myopia (Nearsightedness), hyperopia( farsightedness) or astigmatism. Before the advent of LASIK surgery, the only way to treat blurry vision was to bend refractive light rays with the help of spectacles or contact lenses. Though some people still opt for spectacles or contact lenses, …

Chiropractic Its Relevance and the Treatments Involved

In the age of information technology, back pain has become a frequent and severe problem. Reportedly, about 35% of people face back pain. Among the people looking for its treatment to ensure relief from such pain, chiropractic is the most sought treatment. Chiropractic is an alternative to the treatment of various disorders of the muscular and skeletal systems. It mostly involves the treatment of diseases related to the spine. Chiropractic …

PANS and PANDAS: Is your child a victim?

It is essential to get a proper diagnosis and treatment when our children are affected by unexplainable conditions. Improper diagnosis can lead to an unsuccessful treatment which might leave your child suffering from the condition. It is proven the most accurate in cases of PANS (Pediatric Acute-onset Neuropsychiatric Syndrome) and PANDA (Pediatric Autoimmune Neuropsychiatric Disorder Associated). Children suffering from PANS and PANDAS are often known to be misdiagnosed. The doctor …

Blepharoplasty Overview Complications and Results

Baggy or puffy, droopy eyelids have become a cause of the absence of self-confidence in many people these days. The pronounced eye bags leave some people feeling unattractive. Stretching of the eyes can cause the muscles to weaken which leads to accumulation of fat in the eyelids. The eyelids then start to appear droopy or puffy. Why do you need surgery? There are some cosmetic and medical reasons for which …