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I spend long time on my computer staring at my screen and have dry/tired eyes by evening. is it better to do warm ice pack or cold ice pack to relax?

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Dr. Morton Levitt answered

Specializes in Pathology, Anatomic and Clinical

Use systane eye drops - not visine - and a warm compress.

Answered Mar 27, 2013

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Dr. Paul Griggs answered

Specializes in Ophthalmology

Either may help, but artificial tears may provide more comfort.

Answered Apr 24, 2013

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Dr. Andrew Dahl answered

Specializes in Ophthalmology

Rather than staring at the screen for hours, attempt to blink more frequently every ten minutes or so. Your eye surface is drying as a result of decreased blinking.

Answered Jul 2, 2013

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