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A 18-year-old female asked:

I have a headache and when i move my eyes from side to side it hurts more. what could this be? i wear glasses for eye strain but haven't in a while

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Bruce Saran
Ophthalmology 34 years experience
Lots of things: Could be simple fatigue, viral illnesses (flu) and rarely viral illness of the optic nerve- optic neuritis.

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Headache because of eye strain when i'm reading. Do i need glasses?

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See opthamologist: For an eye exam to see if you need glasses.
Last updated May 23, 2015


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