Eye health and diseases are generally studied under the branch of ophthalmology. Eyes are one of the most important sensory organs of the body and play a vital role in visual perception. Several important aspects regarding eye health and diseases include:

1. **Eye Diseases**: There are many eye diseases such as cataracts, glaucoma, age-related macular degeneration, dry eye syndrome, etc. These can often lead to vision impairments, pain, or even blindness.

2. **Eye Hygiene**: It is important to regularly clean and protect the eyes. Basic hygiene practices include cleansing the eyes with soap and water, using contact lenses hygienically, and taking care of the skin around the eyes.

3. **Eye Examinations**: Eye examinations should be done at regular intervals. Eye doctors can detect vision impairments and eye diseases by examining your eyes. Early diagnosis can mitigate or prevent the effects of many eye diseases.

4. **Eye Safety**: Eyes can be at risk in many environments. Wearing protective eyewear when exposed to chemicals, working in hazardous conditions, or participating in sports can help protect the eyes.

5. **Nutrition Supporting Eye Health**: A healthy diet can support eye health. Nutrients such as Vitamin A, Vitamin C, Vitamin E, zinc, and omega-3 fatty acids are important for maintaining eye health.

For more information on eye health and diseases or to obtain more detailed information about a specific issue, it is important to consult an eye doctor.


Dr. Nihal Borataç


Op. Dr. Nihal BORATAÇ, throughout her 27-year medical career, has been a specialist doctor who successfully treated thousands of patients' vision problems. She provides services, along with her exp