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Air Optix Aqua Day And Night Vs Cooper Vision Biofinity
Air optix lenses: These lenses can be used for day or night vision. But i would not recommend anyone to sleep with any kind of lenses on chronic basis because of the potential risks of corneal infection. I advise to either use daily lenses and remove prior to sleeping or take out and clean well before leaving them overrnight in a solution prescribed by the lens manufacturer. ...Read more
Should be: As long as they don't bother your eyes ...Read more
Evaporative dry eyes. Use Genteal gel 2X/day n Tears Naturale (artificial tears) 4-6x. Still not comfy when windy. Is Restasis or plugs a better option? Risks?
No: While wearing sunglasses on sunny days to protect your eyes is an excellent idea and will protect your eyes from uv rays, it will not actually "improve" your night vision. Protecting your eyes on sunny days may help with adapting to low light situations, but after 15-30 minutes you vision will have adapted sunglasses or not. Over the long term, not wearing sunglasses can cause some eye damage. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Can vision therapy help restore depth perception due to accommodative esotropia? I am 41, glasses from age 2, eyes cross only when tired, no depth per
Absolutely NO!: Unfortunately, vision therapy has been used as a gimmick by optometry for years as a cash cow. No current/up to date optometrist does vision therapy anymore. If in fact it did work, all ophthalmologist and optometrist would offer it. Once stereo vision is not developed by age 2, it can not be regained later i life. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
C-pap cloth mask (others take skin off my face) has air blowing in eyes all nite. Only on #6 power. Adjust and adjust... Help! ideas?
Used monovision contacts for years& now want improved clarity & less glare with night driving. Are bifocal contacts a good alternative & comfortable?
Post-cataract surgery, monofocal IOLs set for -1 diopter focus. Is it normal to need almost twice that power to see street signs etc. at night only?
???Lens type: Depends a lot upon what kind of lens your opthamologist used to replace yours. There are new lenses that actuallty are "transitional" and the PLACEMENT of the lens is also variable (all such measurements are done with sophisticated computer based devices. ASK YOUR OPTHAMOLOGIST Hope this helps Dr Z ...Read more
Can I be fitted for regular RGP lenses, rather than toric rgps? OD: -6.25 -1.00x015, OS: -6.00 -1.00 x 175
My doctor insists that I need toric RGPs..
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Between preservative and non preservative tear drops, which works fast better and effective on swollen cornea ? Also recommend me a excellent brand !
Swollen cornea?: There are no tear drops for a swollen cornea. Hypertonic saline solution, 5% sodium chloride, is used to reduce swelling from corneal edema. This can also occur from inflammation. In that case you need to have the inflammation treated. I suggest you go eye doctor for proper diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more
Can rx glasses that lenses are greatly scratched cause vision problems? Like extended rays when looking into light? Night vision decrease only?
Night glares+starbursts worsened even after using artificial tears.Anti-glare glasses - no help.Eye power perfect.Not cataract/glaucoma. Cause/remedy?
Incipient cataract : Early lens changes typically cause glare and star bursts .However, at age 30 corneal pathology can cause visual symptoms. Tears are a treatment for dry eye but not a cure. Superficial punctuate keratitis seen in dry eye is rarely eliminated by artificial tears alone. Anti glare glasses may reduce visual symptoms due to ocular pathology but minimally. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have keratoconus and wearing rgp lenses in a piggy back. Does the power of the soft lens affect fit or improve vision?
I use my Macbook Air for many hours, writing/reading.Are Gunnar glasses (or the like) useful to reduce eye strain? Or is f.lux a better option? Thanks
Dr wants to skip titration sleep study but use an adjustable air C-pap machine that senses how much air needed. Is this good idea? Also néed oxygen.
My cpap doesn't help w/day sleepiness.Does the air pressure setting influence the amount of oxygen I am getting?Do oral devices sometimes work better?
Does waring stretchy cotton pants almost all the day helps sculpturing the body for a better look ( in addition to daily exercises ) ?
Exercise: The exercises will do more for your body shape then cotton clothes. ...Read more
Temp of between 89F-98F Humidity 50% During day time in a Wooden Building with Asbestos roof using fans inside shade outside Risk of Heat Exhaustion?
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