A 35-year-old female asked:
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when i wake in the morning my eyes are red what cause that?

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Dr. Yale Kanter
60 years experience Ophthalmology
Morning red eye: This is usually related to changes in tear secretion and the appropriate therapy can alleviate this, .
Answered on Aug 22, 2012
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Dr. Jennifer Frank
21 years experience Family Medicine
Many things: It can be related to irritation from wearing contact lenses overnight, from allergies, an infection (which should be temporary and cause symptoms all day), or another irritant such as makeup, face cream, or soap.
Answered on Nov 21, 2013
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