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The Effects of Smoking on Your Eyes

Why smoking-related eye ailments are rising in prevalence across the GCC   By Dr. Ammar Safar, Consultant Ophthalmologist and Vitreoretinal Surgeon, Medical Director at Moorfields Eye Hospital Dubai. The World Health Organization (WHO) estimates tobacco use in the Eastern Mediterranean

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Everything you need to know about Diabetic Retinopathy

By: Dr. Luisa M. Sastre, Specialist Ophthalmologist in Medical Retina and Cataract Surgery Sudden fluctuations in eyesight including blurred vision, double vision, and the appearance of floaters in the eye could go unnoticed as people maneuver complicated and unpredictable lifestyles.
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Dubai Doctor Performs Life-Changing Eye Surgeries in Panama

Expert Consultant Ophthalmologist, Dr. Miguel Morcillo, from Moorfields Eye Hospital Dubai Restores Vision for 50 Patients during Panama Medical Expedition Dr. Miguel Morcillo, a Consultant Ophthalmologist at Moorfields Eye Hospital Dubai attended a philanthropic trip to Panama early February, 2020,

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MOORFIELDS EYE HOSPITAL DUBAI LINKS CHRONIC STRESS TO LOSS OF VISION

Ophthalmologists at Moorfields warn that the impact of persistent levels of high stress on vision is often overlooked by physicians. 20 December 2019, Dubai, UAE Specialists at Moorfields Eye Hospital Dubai have called for greater awareness of the link between

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THE MOST COMMON EYE INJURIES EXPLAINED BY THE EXPERTS AT MOORFIELDS EYE HOSPITAL DUBAI

The experts at Moorfields reveal the most common eye injuries and how to avoid them 29 October 2019, Dubai: The medical professionals at Moorfields Eye Hospital Dubai have revealed some of the most common eye injuries across the UAE. Topping
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LACK OF VISION DOES NOT MEAN LACK OF INDEPENDENCE, ADVISE EXPERTS AT MOORFIELDS EYE HOSPITAL DUBAI

On World Sight Day (Oct 10th), medical professionals at Moorfields explain how care, support and treatment can help visually impaired or blind people lead full and independent lives 9 October 2019, Dubai: Visually impaired or blind people can live full,

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DOCTORS AT MOORFIELDS EYE HOSPITAL AIM TO DISPELL MISCONCEPTIONS SURROUDING COLOUR BLINDNESS

15 September 2019, Dubai: Colour blindness is one of the most misunderstood and ignored eye conditions, which can have a huge impact on a person’s life. From making even the simple act of choosing in-season fruits and vegetables, shopping for

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DOCTORS AT MOORFIELDS EYE HOSPITAL RECOMMEND EFFECTIVE PREVENTIVE MEASURES TO PROTECT EYES AND VISION DURING SUMMER

August, 21 2019, Dubai: Summer in the UAE is synonymous with dust, harsh sunlight, excessive outdoor heat, which present challenges and cause a rise in eye infections and diseases, eye specialists at Moorfields Eye Hospital Dubai warn. Summer weather can

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MOORFIELDS EYE HOSPITAL’S DR. LUISA SASTRE TREATS CATARACT SUFFERERS DURING TRIP TO INDIA

14 August 2019, Dubai – United Arab Emirates: A doctor from one of UAE’s leading private eye care hospitals helped correct and improve the vision of dozens of patients with difficult access to healthcare in India during a recent visit
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CARING BEDSIDE MANNER AND ATTENTION OF DOCTORS AT MOORFIELDS EYE HOSPITAL PRAISED BY PATIENT TREATED FOR VISION AND LIFE-THREATENING TUMOR

1 August 2019, Dubai – United Arab Emirates: Shadi Z credits the care, attention and expertise of doctors at Moorfields Eye Hospital Dubai with helping him to cope with the shock of being diagnosed with a potentially vision and life-threatening
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