Eyes are very fragile part of our body when it comes to handling allergies, infections or diseases.Therefore, it is very important to pay attention to any symptoms that may be a cause of any major eye problems.
Squint is a misalignment of the two eyes. In this condition, both the eyes do not look in the same direction at the same time. Squints are common and affect around one in 20 children. They usually develop before five years of age, but can appear later too.
This is as shocking as it gets. A joint study by researchers at Chicago, Yale and Harvard universities suggests that high particulate matter (PM) pollution causes life expectancy to fall by 3.2 years for 660 million Indians in polluted urban conglomerates, including capital Delhi.
India has the highest number of Retinoblastoma (Rb) affected children in the world, with about 1500 new cases reported each year informed Dr. Santosh G. Honavar, while addressing a press conference here in city on the occasion of World Retinoblastoma Awareness Week.