Tag: Eye

First Aid Tips for Common Eye Injuries

Wearing task-appropriate safety gear or eyewear can significantly reduce the chance of injuring an eye. But if an accident happens, knowing what to do can mean the difference between temporary or permanent damage. Here are tips on how to treat common eye injuries. 1. Chemical splash Act with urgency. Don’t allow the patient to rub

Eye Surgery

Is LASIK Eye Surgery the Best Option for You?

After 18 years, LASIK (laser-assisted in situ keratomileusis) remains a highly recommended, effective and safe corrective procedure for the eyes. Although there are long-term issues observed in some cases, the overall prognosis of patients is favourable. This is evident with the current status of people who were first to undergo the procedure almost two decades