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Inflammation of the eyelid: stye
Eyes

Inflammation of the eyelid: stye

Eyelid infections: External and internal barley kernel (hordeolum) A barley kernel is a very unpleasant symptom for those affected in view of the clearly visible signs of the disease on the eye and the additional pain. In itself, however, this special inflammation of the eyelid usually takes a harmless course and heals itself after a few days.

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Home remedies for dark circles

The best home remedies for rings under the eyes are generally seen as a sign of a lack of health and vitality, which is particularly difficult for young people. We show which home remedies help against the dark shadows. These can arise if you drink or sleep too little, but also due to a lack of vitamins and minerals, especially a lack of iron.
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Eye flicker: causes, diseases and therapy

Flimmern vor den AugenDer Begriff „Augenflimmern“ (oder auch „Augenrauschen“) beschreibt normalerweise ein visuelles Phänomen, bei dem sich kleine, leuchtende Punkte „flimmernd“ vor dem Auge bzw. den Augen hin- und her bewegen und dadurch das klare Sehen erschwert wird. Die Punkte können in Hinblick auf Anzahl und Farbe ganz unterschiedlich auftreten.
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Eye inflammation: inflamed eyes

Eye inflammation describes a relatively wide range of complaints associated with inflammatory processes in the area of ​​the eye. Depending on which parts of the eye are affected by the inflammation, extremely different impairments can appear. In the worst case, the complaint is a disease that leads to complete blindness, which is why a visit to the ophthalmologist is urgently required if there is evidence of eye inflammation.
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See double images - causes and therapy

Double vision - diplopia Normally, the brain combines the impressions of the right and left eyes into an overall picture. However, those who suffer from diplopia see things twice - either in one eye or in both eyes at the same time. We differentiate between monocular and binocular double images.
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Foreign body sensation in the eye

A foreign body sensation in the eye or just the feeling that a foreign body seems to be interfering with this sensitive organ are two different things. Numerous illnesses, inflammations or allergies can be the cause, and if the optic nerve is injured or inflamed, we perceive it, i.e. whether something would have entered the eye from the outside.
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Red eyes - causes and treatment

Red eyes - what are the causes and what helps? In most cases, reddening of the eye is due to vasodilation, which is caused by irritation, inflammation or increased intraocular pressure. Allergies, conjunctivitis, corneal or rainbow inflammation can be the cause of the reddened eye, but also glaucoma ("glaucoma") or acute eye injuries.
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Eye twitching - causes and therapy

Twitching of the eyelids Involuntary twitching of the eyes is in most cases a harmless symptom, which is perceived by those affected as extremely annoying, especially since the eyelid twitching can last for days. Fatigue and psychological stress are the most common triggers of the symptoms, but in rare cases there is also a serious physical cause behind the eye twitching.
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Eyes

Inflammation of the eyelid: stye

Eyelid infections: External and internal barley kernel (hordeolum) A barley kernel is a very unpleasant symptom for those affected in view of the clearly visible signs of the disease on the eye and the additional pain. In itself, however, this special inflammation of the eyelid usually takes a harmless course and heals itself after a few days.
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New study: smoking damages eyesight

Cigarette smoke makes color blind smoking increases the risk of heart disease and cancer. Most smokers are aware of these risks and the cigarette packets clearly indicate the dangers. A new study has now revealed that smoking cigarettes also damages eyesight. Heavy smokers are particularly at risk.
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Fatal illness can be recognized by simply looking at the eyes

Eyes may indicate fatal brain disease A recent study on a particularly fatal brain disease has now shown that doctors may be able to identify the condition by looking at someone's eyes. They also found that the eyes of an infected individual can even act as a vehicle for the spread of the disease.
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