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Do Glasses Cause Eye Strain
Yes: The wrong prescription in one or both eyes, poorly made glasses, interpupillary diameter distance problem, bifocal issue, prismatic effect from a bifocal, even the fit around the ear and nosepad problems may cause the feeling of eye discomfort. Have them checked out first to see if they are made correctly, then if they are the wrong prescription. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
If wrong: Wrong rx can do that. Correrct rx should give no problems, unless there has been a big change and hard for you to get used to it. ...Read more
Can eye strain cause dizziness and light head all the time? How long can it last? Eyesight is 20/15, dr says no problems. prescription for computer glasses.
Every day I feel like my eyes are very strained. Should I spend a day not wearing contacts or glasses to relieve the strain?
Have an eye exam: Strain usually comes from an improper prescription, or dry eyes/exposure. If you have not had your prescription checked recently, it may need to be updated. If your contacts are old or you have been wearing lenses for a long time, you may be developing dry eyes. A detailed eye exam would be the best next step. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My name's Julie. I got my glasses 2day.I've had to wear my old ones longer than needed. I still have eye strain. Is it from the old or new glasses?
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
My eyes sometimes starts to blur....I have new glasses for a couple of months now.Sometimes i read or knit fine...At other times I have to strain.
Review: Was the problem developing when you were examined and got your glasses, or is it new? Have you been screened for diabetes (which causes blurring).? Do you have a new medication? Did you get a tint on the glasses that requires more light on you reading tasks? You need to see either your personal physician or your ophthalmologist for review. Good luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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