A 29-year-old female asked:
my 4 month old keeps rubbing his eyes. almost acts like he's sometimes very bothered by it. also been very cranky at night. just started eating fruit.?
2 doctor answers
Dr. Jenny Sung answered
23 years experience Pediatrics
Needs an exam: Can be everything from itchy eyes to infection to foreign body to corneal abrasion, so have him checked by his doctor.
Answered on Sep 28, 2016
Dr. Jay Bradley answered
17 years experience LASIK Surgery
Eye rubbing: Your description could be habitual or due to eye irritation. The irritation could be from the rubbing itsel, allergies, blepharitis, or many other causes. I doubt it is due to the fruit but it is possible. See an eye doctor for further evaluation.
Answered on Sep 10, 2014
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