Eye Health

This is commonly asked in our clinic especially when a young person is noted to have an early cataract. Cataracts are a degenerative change of the human crystalline lens and occur as part of the normal ageing process. The same advice that your do... Read Full Answer
Dry eyes and chronic blepharitis do not cause trigeminal neuralgia. However, these conditions may exacerbate the symptoms. The main causes of trigeminal neuralgia include multiple sclerosis or compression of the ganglion due to a tumour.  E... Read Full Answer
Seeing after images is a common physiological phenomenon when looking at a bright light source. This occurs due to bleaching of the cones in the eye. Normal cones in the retina regain their normal sensitivity within a period of 5 to 10 seconds. I... Read Full Answer