eyes

Dark circles in the eyes and connection to your kidney health

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Recently, a few strangers had passed by me which literally stopped me on my tracks- because the dark rings around their eyes were so obvious. It has then prompted me to research to find out why exactly people have dark rings around their eyes- I was concerned that it could be related to the life [...]

Papilledema due to high intracranial pressure during pregnancy

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When my mom was pregnant with me, her eyes had felt very uncomfortable. She said the sensation was similar to what you feel when you go out in the sun and come back indoors- the surroundings become dark. It is as if a dark film envelopes your sight. And she felt, to be put in [...]

Pain on the face, ears and eyes due to mobile phone usage- don’t ignore them

Pain on the face, ears and eyes due to mobile phone usage- don’t ignore them

I want to address the issue of mobile or hand phone possible health effects because I personally experience unpleasant and slightly painful sensations on my cheeks, scalp as well as a little pain on my eye and eye- all of which happened on the RIGHT side where I hold the phone. These symptoms appeared almost [...]

Why You Should Never Rub Your Eyes with Your Fingertips

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How many times that you have gotten an eye infection because you have rubbed your eyes with your fingertips? Have you ever given in to the overwhelming urge to rub your itchy eyes only to get conjunctivitis later?  Or red or swollen eye? If you ever suddenly feel that your eye itches so bad that [...]