Monthly Archives February 2016

What makes one unsuitable for Lasik

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You may be considering going for Lasik surgery in Dubai, but may probably be worried about whether the procedure works and whether it would be suitable for you and help you get over the refractive errors of the eye that you have been suffering from.

You may have even heard that Lasik  surgery (laser in situ keratomileusis) is not suitable for everyone and may be on pins wondering whether things will go wrong. The possibility of Lasik  going wrong is very remote, however there are some for whom other alternatives may serve better. So, read on and see whether you should take the plunge or whether it would be better for you to consider other avenues.

Bad candidates

Young people, for instance those below 20 years of age, shouldn’t probably go for Lasik treatment...

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How to Select the Best Eye Doctor for You

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Having trouble reading the newspaper, or finding it difficult to fill up the forms at the bank? Do your eyes start to water when watching television or when staring into the distance? Do you suffer from double vision or blurred vision?

If you answered ‘yes’ to one or more of these questions, it’s time you paid a visit to an eye specialist. You may already have an eye doctor that you see occasionally, but if not, how do you select a good doctor who would help you deal with your eye issues?

Selecting an eye doctor in Dubai may not be as easy as it sounds as there is a mind-boggling number of eye specialists spread far and wide. It’s important that you select a good doctor as you would be forming a long-term relationship with them and making regular visits to discuss your problems...

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Eye Allergies – Causes and Prevention

Eye-Allergies

Your eyes are red, watering and itchy. To make matters worse, your eyelids are swollen. You think something may have gone in the eye and keep washing it in water, but the condition persists. Could it be an eye allergy?

Eye allergies are very common, especially during the summer season when the dust and dirt combine with pollen from flowers and other allergens in the atmosphere. These seasonal allergens may also cause red skin, itchy and runny nose, sneezing and other similar allergic complications. In worse case scenarios, they may even cause asthmatic attacks.

Eye allergies are some of the symptoms of such a condition although it can exist on its own without any of the other conditions mentioned here...

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