Eye health

Shaukat sees a clearer future

Shaukat's Story

A tailor by profession, Shaukat Farookh works in a small shop and relies upon his spectacles, as poor vision could end his livelihood.

eye health

Yashoda's story

Forty three year old homemaker, Yashoda Sonavane, suffered from frequent headaches and had difficulty reading because of poor eye health.

Best decision he ever made!

Beru's story

When Beru heard about the availability of cataract surgery in his area his friends tried to dissuade him despite the fact that he was almost blind.

Eat Grapes for Better Eye Care

Eat grapes for better eye care!

Grapes - whether red, green or black are a delightful fruit to have...

Rachel Richardson, June 2014
‘Vitamin A’ Deficiency and Avoidable Blindness

‘Vitamin A’ deficiency and avoidable blindness

Vitamin A is essential to maintaining a healthy immune system, helping the body replace...

Sighstavers India, June 2014

Guidelines for the Management of Cataract in India

The manual deals with all the protocols necessary for preoperative assessment, intra operative procedures and post operative care for cataract surgery.

Eye care in India: A Situation Analysis

The primary objective of this situational analysis document is to comprehensively explore several aspects of blindness and vision impairment in India.

Saving sight, changing lives

Approximately 10 per cent of our urban population is homeless, while 5 per cent of all urban slums are not recognised by the government.

Computer Vision Syndrome

Computer Vision Syndrome (CVS): A threat to your eye health

It is not uncommon these days to see kids and adults spend a significant part of their day glued...

Sighstavers India, May 2014

Fight avoidable blindness and other serious diseases with a simple eye exam

The eyes are windows to the soul. But more than that, they provide us a vital glimpse...

Sighstavers India, May 2014
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