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A 23-year-old member asked:

why does it hurt to move my eyes to the right?

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Dr. Beth Friedland
Ophthalmology 42 years experience
Possible injury?: If this is a recent development you may have injured one of your eye muscles. See an eyemd soon.
Dr. Jay Bradley
LASIK Surgery 18 years experience
Dry eye treatment: Your description sounds like dry eye. Initial treatment is frequent artificial tears during the day, ointment at night, warm compresses a few times a day, and omega-3 fatty acid supplements. If no improvement, you should see an eye doctor for further evaluation.

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A 39-year-old member asked:

My eyes start to hurt after 3 hours of soft contacts ---is the problem with my eyes or with my contacts?

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Dr. Michael Mong
Ophthalmology 37 years experience
Could be both..: If the eyes hurts after three hours, it is likely that the contacts are becoming tight on the eye. This might improve with a different size lenses or different lens material. It may be that your eyes are dry and though the lenses fits fine initially, they become dry and start to cause discomfort. See your doctor...
A 43-year-old member asked:

My eyes are blurry and hurt since starting drops. Should i call md?

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Dr. Richard Scartozzi
Retinal Surgery 19 years experience
Yes: Double check this with your eye doctor.
A 41-year-old member asked:

What could make my coloured contacts hurt my eyes?

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Dr. Ilan Cohen
Ophthalmology 25 years experience
Poor fit?: There could be dryness, infection or inflammation causing your discomfort. Remove the lenses immediately and see an eye doctor.
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A 26-year-old male asked:

If im always starring into my cell phone can it hurt my eyes?

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Dr. Tim Conrad
Ophthalmology 34 years experience
No: You cannot hurt your eyes by using them.
A 34-year-old member asked:

Why does it hurt my eyes so bad whenever i try to read?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Opthamologist: You need to have your vision checked. It would be best to have your vision/ eyes evaluated by an opthamologist to see if you need glasses.

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