A member asked:

Does squinting eyes very tightly damages the eyes? in sunlight i was walking on the white tiles in an open area that i couldn't even open my eyes properly which caused headache for few minutes. i'm high myopic. does it cause any damage to eyes?

A doctor has provided 1 answer
Dr. Gurmukh Singh answered

Specializes in Pathology

No. What you described would not damage your eyes. If you find it difficult to deal with bright sunlight you could use sunglasses. You can get even prescription glasses that are tinted. Photo gray lenses is another option. Wish you good health!

Answered 2/10/2022



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