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First All Nepal Optometry Conference to be held on October 5-6, 2018

Nepalese Association of Optometrists (NAO) is organizing the inaugural optometry conference themed as “Optometrists for Accessible Eye and Vision Care”, which is a milestone achievement in the history of eye care services in Nepal.  In Nepal, the key professional bodies in the ophthalmic field are Nepal Ophthalmic Society (NOS), Nepalese Association of Optometrists (NAO) and Nepal […]

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NAMS, Curriculum for Bachelor of Optometry and vision science

Introduction: Optometry is a healthcare profession that is autonomous, educated, and regulated (licensed/ registered), and optometrists are the primary healthcare practitioners of the eye and visual system who provide comprehensive eye and vision care, which includes refraction and dispensing, detection/ diagnosis and management of disease in the eye, and the rehabilitation of conditions of the […]

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WHAT ARE BLUE RAY CUT LENSES?

WHAT ARE BLUE CUT LENSES?  Blue Cut lens was designed to protect against the negative effects of the “blue light”. The harmful blue light emitted from the computer and mobile screens. All digital devices which we used such as laptops, smartphones, tablets etc emit blue lights. Prolonged exposure of human eyes to blue light is […]

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Pollution: It’s adverse effects on eyes, and Preventive measures.

Recently, People of Kathmandu are getting diseased due to the increasing pollution which is not only affecting the lungs and respiratory system but in the eyes of people living in the Capital city of Nepal. Due to the carelessness of people, they are getting conjunctivitis and vision-threatening problems. Increase in the number of patients visiting the […]