Glaucoma is the leading cause of irreversible blindness in the world. Glaucoma is often associated with elevated intraocular pressure, in which damage to the eye (optic) nerve can lead to loss of vision and even blindness.
A cataract is a clouding of the lens in the eye over time as people age. Cataracts often develop slowly and can affect one or both eyes. The only treatment is to have the effected lens replaced through surgery.
Refractive eye surgery is the term used to describe surgical procedures that correct common vision problems such as nearsightedness, farsightedness, astigmatism and presbyopia. Surgery can eliminate the need for prescription eyeglasses and/or contact lenses.
What are the various degrees of burns?
There are three main categories burns are placed into. First degree burns result in redness of the skin. If you have a burn that is showing blisters on the skin, this is a second degree burn. In a third degree burn, the most serious kind, the skin will turn black. If you have burned yourself, and it is a second or third degree burn, you should get medical attention immediately.
What is the treatment for acne?
Acne can leave scars on the skin if it is left alone, so treating the condition is important. Depending on your specific case of acne, and the severity, your doctor might suggest creams including Vitamin A, and possibly antibiotics if there is bacteria present. You can ask your doctor about the best treatment options for your acne.
Glucides sains pour le contrôle glycémique
Les glucides comprennent l’amidon, le sucre et les fibres. On peut les trouver sous différentes formes d’aliments, par exemple, dans la famille des féculents comme les produits céréaliers, les fruits, certains légumes et les produits laitiers et le lait. Il y a aussi une autre sorte d’aliments, que l’on va nommer « autres » où l’on retrouve des glucides, comme dans les biscuits, les bonbons et le sucre.