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Health News - Eye Health/Ophthalmology

What does it mean when you see stars?
Many people say they “see stars” when they are seeing flashes of light in their field of vision. Learn about what causes these visual disturbances. (Medical News Today)

Top ten foods for healthy eyes
Foods rich in certain nutrients can have a powerful effect on eye health. Read about 10 foods for healthy eyes, other eye health tips, and warning signs. (Medical News Today)

Seven causes of pinpoint pupils
Pinpoint pupils are pupils that remain very small even in bright light. They can signify many issues, including drug use, poisoning, or a hemorrhage. (Medical News Today)

Why is my eyebrow twitching?
Eyebrow twitching may result from everyday factors, such as caffeine, or disorders such as hemifacial spasm. Learn about causes and when to see a doctor. (Medical News Today)

Eleven causes of pain when blinking
Some people have a painful sensation when they blink, which may have a range of causes. Learn more about the reasons for it and how to get rid of it here. (Medical News Today)

How to identify and treat eyelid dermatitis
Learn about the types of eyelid dermatitis, and how to get rid of these itchy rashes. We also look at symptoms, causes, and prevention. (Medical News Today)

What causes a buildup of pressure behind the eyes?
In this article, we look at reasons for feelings of pressure behind the eye, including a migraine or sinus infection. When should you see a doctor? (Medical News Today)

How do you get rid of puffy eyes?
A look at periorbital edema, a condition where swelling around the eyes causes them to appear puffy. Included is detail on diagnosis and the outlook. (Medical News Today)

Everything you need to know about papilledema
A look at papilledema, a condition where the optic nerve becomes swollen. Included is detail on the outlook and how to get a diagnosis. (Medical News Today)

Stroke: Could looking into the eyes help with diagnosis?
A contrast agent given to stroke survivors undergoing MRI brain scans can leak into the eyes and may help to improve diagnosis and treatment. (Medical News Today)

What causes eye boogers?
Eye boogers are mucus, a type of discharge that helps to keep the eyes clean and free of debris. Learn more about eye boogers in this article. (Medical News Today)

What is this bump on my eyelid?
Learn all about the different types of bump that can appear on the eyelids. This article examines their causes and treatment options. (Medical News Today)

Five tips for healthy sight
Are you worried about your eyes? We have compiled some top tips to help you maintain healthy sight, boost eye health, and prevent eye-related diseases. (Medical News Today)

What to know about central serous retinopathy
A look at central serous retinopathy, a condition where the retina detaches and causes vision loss. Included is detail on risk factors, and diagnosis. (Medical News Today)

An introduction to eyes and how they work
The eyes are incredibly complex organs. In this article, we explain their anatomy, how they work, and describe some conditions that affect the eyes. (Medical News Today)

All you should know about Waardenburg syndrome
A look at Waardenburg syndrome, a group of diseases that cause changes in the body and eye color. Find out about how rare it is and the diagnosis. (Medical News Today)

What is optic neuritis?
Learn all about optic neuritis, a condition where the optic nerve is inflamed. This article looks at the symptoms, treatments, and causes. (Medical News Today)

What is keratitis?
(Medical News Today)

Could a cup of hot tea each day reduce the risk of glaucoma?
Glaucoma, an eye condition that can lead to blindness, affects a significant number of older adults. Could a household beverage help to shield us from it? (Medical News Today)

What you should know about rose water
A look at rose water, a liquid made using water and rose petals. Included is detail on the types of rose water and the side effects of using it. (Medical News Today)

Uhthoff's phenomenon: What you need to know
(Medical News Today)

All you should know about sunken eyes
A look at the condition of sunken eyes, where the eyes seem deep set and darkened. Included is detail on home remedies and when to see a doctor. (Medical News Today)

Exercise may protect you from glaucoma
The results of a new study show that people who engage in moderate- to vigorous-intensity exercise have a 73 percent lower risk of developing glaucoma. (Medical News Today)

What is a basilar migraine?
Basilar migraines can cause severe pain and are often accompanied by visual disturbances. Learn more about their diagnosis and how to cope. (Medical News Today)

What you need to know about esotropia
A look at esotropia, a condition that causes the eyes to turn inward. Included is detail on the common causes and how the condition is diagnosed. (Medical News Today)

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