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Every Once In A While My Eyes Feel Like They Have Sand In Them What Causes This
Dryness: Most likely your eyes have some degree of dryness. This is sensitive to your bodily hydration, atmospheric moisture and history of eye or systemic disease. If minor and does not affect the vision nor cause eye redness, you can apply over the counter lubricating eyedrops. If not minor, you should consult with your ophthalmologist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Husband has white matter in eyes all the time. I'v forever asking him to wipe his eyes, like every half hour. What causes this & is there any treatmen?
Eye exam: There are many causes of eye discharge. It could be blepharitis (clogged oil glands on the eyelids), a blocked tear duct, infection or dry eyes. I recommend he clean his eyelids (near eyelashes) twice a day with baby shampoo and use warm compresses over the eyelids twice daily. This will help open his oil glands and clean the eyelid margins. You should see your eye doctor for evaluation. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
How can you prevent dry eyes? I have been sleeping for many hours every night. What causes dry eyes?
Dry eyes: Follow up with opthalomologist. Dry eyes can be from lenses ,allergies,use of antihistamines or from autoimmune disease like rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, sicca syndrome(Sjogren's),isolated eye disease. In the short term uses drops like Systane, because if they stay dry you can have abrasions but you must seek medical attention see a doctor this week. ...Read more
For the past week my left eye has been twitching frequently every day. What causes twitching? And is it bad that it's so frequent?
Various causes: A muscle twitch is an small local involuntary contraction of muscle. It's usually not a symptom of a serious illness. Sometimes it occurs after muscular exertion.Tension or anxiety can cause twitching. Magnesium deficiency is another cause. For more information see: http:/bit.ly/1rBtxRu ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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