Salman Rushdie

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Salman Rushdie Attacked At Literary Event, Currently On Ventilator, May Lose 1 Eye

Salman Rushdie underwent surgery after being attacked at literary event in New York, and he is on ventilator and may lose an eye. Rushdie, an Indian-born British writer who got death threats from Iran for his novel "The Satanic Verses," was "stabbed" in the neck and once in the abdomen onstage on August 12. Previously, police identified the attacker as Hadi… read-more

Sat, 13 Aug 2022 - 10:00 AM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Salman Rushdie, ventilator, eyes, Attack, literary event

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Eyes and Screen

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Doctor Suggests Taking 20 Second Breaks To Avoid Computer Vision Syndrome

An eye specialist Dr. Saurabh Chaudhary has said that one must take a '20-second break', after every 20 minutes of working in front of the screen. He further added that one must be cautious about the body posture, quality of the screen, and lighting of the room. Redness, irritation, and difficulty in focusing, are some symptoms of "Computer vision Syndrome", which can be caused by using computers for long hours. 

Sun, 18 Oct 2020 - 01:31 PM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: health care, eyes, eye care, Computer Vision Syndrome