Jun 062010

Eye problem is a common problem in most of us. Every body experiences temporary eye problem like itching, blurriness and fatigue. Many of these ailment are temporary and cured without any kind of complications. Never leave them untreated to get problem like cataract, impaired vision, damaged retinas and blindness. Consult doctor immediately when you feel any problem in eyes.

Causes of common eye problems

Most of the eye ailment may happen due to old age factor. These conditions are related to age-related macular degeneration, presbyopia, cataracts, glaucoma and posterior vitreous detachment. Children are also affected by this problem due to lazy eye and strabismus factors. Using too hot or too cold water and poor lighting can cause minor eye problems. Stress or pollution can cause bloodshot in the eyes.

Blurry visions is caused by number of problems like nearsightedness, farsightedness, presbyopia, astigmatism, cataracts, glaucoma, uveitis, dry eye syndrome and migraine.

An eye twitching is related to these factors like stress, caffeine, fatigue, pink eye. An itchy eye is the result of dry eye syndrome, pink eye, blepharitis and allergies. Tired eyes are caused by dry eye syndrome, computer vision syndrome, farsightedness and astigmatism. Seeing floaters or dark patches. It is caused by retinal detachment, diabetic retinopathy, and posterior vitreous detachment and stroke.

Home Eye Care Tips

A few drops of honey and rosewater  help in moisten eyes to get back normal state of eyes. Try to put three drops of rose water in eyes or soak a pad in rose water. Cut slices of cucumber to place it on each eye to get cool sensation to reduce the puffiness of beneath the eyes. Rinse eyes with water. Use sunglasses to protect eyes from sunlight. Change the diet habits and life style and try to eat vegetables, vitamins A, fruits of all types, whole grain, and limited amount of fatty foods or meats, exercise daily and get plenty of sound sleep. Use adequate light while reading or writing.  Also, see your eye doctor for routine eye check up. Eyes are very important part of human life and it should be protected at all costs to keep it away from any harm.