Glaucoma or increased blood pressure in the eyes is often an ophthalmologic disease and the most common cause of blindness in the world. It is a condition in which it is difficult to maintain the normal flow of the eye’s water through the eye, causing high values of the eye pressure inside the eye and leading to damage to the eyes nerve, falling of the eye field and, if not treated in time, to loss of the vision. To prevent serious complications such as blindness, timely detection of the disease and the inclusion of therapy is of crucial importance. In the prevention of the disease and the potential complications, an important role is played by the diet, but there is also a whole range of medicinal herbs that can help.
The most common form of glaucoma occurs without symptoms, which increases the risk of complications and loss of vision. Although subjective symptoms may be absent, there are some signs that can relieve the recognition of the disease.
Increased pressure damages the optic nerve and leads to the appearance of blind spots in the field of vision. In addition, the symptoms of glaucoma may be blurred vision, pain in the eye apnea or behind it, redness of the eye, loss of peripheral vision, numbness around the light, headaches. There may also be nausea, vomiting, and abdominal pain.
These are 3 recipes that can help you fight glaucoma
1. Take equal parts of olive leaves, a flower and a leaf of hawthorn and widow grass put three tablespoons of the herbs in a liter of boiling water, cover and allow to stand for one hour. Then strain and drink during the day instead of water.
2. Mix equal amounts of sour cherry leaves, nettle leaves, chamomile, the flower of hawthorn and sage. Put three tablespoons of the mixture in a liter of water, cover and allow to stand for one hour. Then strain and drink during the day instead of water.
3. Take equal parts of olive leaves, hawthorn flower, basil, and blueberry. Put three tablespoons of the mixture in a liter of boiling water, cover and allow to stand for one hour. Then strain and drink during the day instead of water.