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How important is the cornea?

The cornea is the front-most part covering the pupil, refracting lights entering the eye and thus it enables us to see. The cornea is our eye’s first defense against germs.

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How do you know if you have a corneal problem?

How do you know if you have a corneal problem Blurred vision or distorted images , Sensitivity to light

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Osteoarthritis of the knee is a treatable condition

The most common cause of knee osteoarthritis is the prolonged use of our knees, over the lifespan substantial wear and tear affects the joint. In severe cases, this can cause debilitating pain, especially when standing up or walking. Prevention should be the first and is always the best course of action.

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How to care for an artificial knee

Artificial knees are very similar to the real thing, but require special consideration. The lifespan of the replacement knee lasts usually between 15–20 years, although this is dependent on the usage and care taken by the recipient. Therefore Dr. Pitt explains how to look after your artificial knee.

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