Common Eye Conditions Explained

(Click the green button to access the NHS information page for each condition, or click the blue button to download a handy, printable information leaflet)

Click here to access a youtube channel of eye information videos:

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Blepharitis

Dry, sore & gritty sensation in eyes, caused by swelling & inflammation of the eyelids.

What is dry eye?
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Conjunctivitis

Swelling and inflammation of the film covering the eye, due to infection or allergic reaction.

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Cataract

Clouding of the eye's own lens, due to age, trauma, medication, or systemic disease.