Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitor
Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) are the most frequently recommended antidepressants. They can relieve symptoms of moderate to severe depression, are relatively safe and usually cause less side effects than other types of antidepressants do.
Astigmatism as Cause of Blurred Vision
Astigmatism is most likely the most misunderstood vision issue. For starters, it’s called “astigmatism,” not “stigmatism.” (You don’t have “a stigmatism”– you have astigmatism.)
Corneal Abrasion: Causes, Symptoms, Treatment and Recovery Time
A corneal abrasion is a scratch on the eye’s cornea. The cornea is the clear, protective lens that (like a car windshield) is in front of the iris, which is the colored part of the eye, and the pupil– the black circle in the middle of the eye.
Acute Glaucoma Signs and Symptoms
What Is Glaucoma? Glaucoma is a group of eye diseases causing optic nerve damage. The optic nerve carries images from the retina, which is the specialized light picking up tissue, to the brain so we can see. In glaucoma, eye pressure contributes in damaging the fragile nerve fibers of the optic nerve. When a significant […]