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Eyes Not Tracking
Depends: Very young infants in the first week or so of life may not appear to focus or track well. Full term infants should look at faces and focus some on objectsfly 2 weeks old if they are the right distance from their eyes. Many infants will cross their eyes at times, but that should stop by 6 months old. Any other concerns should prompt a visit to the baby's pediatrician. ...Read more
Did cataract operation.Her eyes are tearing. Taking ketotifen drops and eye lubricant.Doctor said that her eyes are dry.Why her eyes are tearing.
Dry eye: Your description sounds like dry eye. Initial treatment is frequent artificial tears during the day, ountment 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. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes: Depends what you mean. You blink to keep the tear film over the surface of the eye, which protects the eye from infection and keep the surface moist and vision clear. When reading sometimes one does not blink enough and results in blurred vision and tearing. This is not serious, but annoying. ...Read more
Yes: You should use the ones that are labelled "for use with contact lenses.". ...Read more
Can watching TV, looking at LCD monitors or mobile LCD cause eye floaters? What about the very bright lights? Anything to help improving eye floaters?
Doubtful both eyes: Amblyopia is a condition in which an eye which is otherwise normal, sees less well. It is almost always caused by some eye malposition or refractive differencies between the two eyes in infancy and early childhood. The pattern of amblyopia becomes fixed if not treated by age 8 years. After that, exercises, etc. Cannot correct the condition. You probably have one normal eye and one seeing less well. ...Read more
See Eye MD: See an ophthalmologist to help you with this problem. ...Read more
Both my eyes are fine but one non dominant eye does not focus unless i close the dominant eye, why is this?
Use travatan for 7 months and am experiencing eye color change & bloodshot eyes. Is there anything i can use to counteract the bloodshot eyes?
I have bad eye sight. Power - 4.5 in both eyes. What should I do ? Also does regular laptop use degrade your eye sight ?
Wear glasses: Or contacts. Using a computer will not damage your eyes. ...Read more
Left eye lags, appears as lazy eye, does not move or focus like right eye. Is there any exercise or corrective measure for this?
Eye lag: You need to see your ophthalmologist & a neurologist. Good luck ...Read more
Are there any glasses that could correct the vision at least 50%?
I have albinism with eyes problems: nystagmus, astigmatism, photophobia.
Probably not: Vision in albinism is limited by the effect of the lack of pigment on the central vision which is permanently lowered. You are asking if eyeglasses can improve on your current best and that is unlikely assuming you have already seen an ophthalmologist for eyeglasses and eye evaluation. ...Read more
U wont be able to: During lasik surgery your surgeon will place a lid speculum in your eye which will prevent you from blinking. Usually you are given numbing eye drops so you wont feel anything other than some mild pressure. I tell my lasik pts that their only job during lasik is to relax and follow the light. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Dry eyes issue. Been using eye drops to keep lubrication.eyes feel sore after prolonged use of computer. is Computer related job good?
Could dry contact lenses cause issues with eye tracking when being examined for concussion? PT said some difficulty tracking w left eye.
No, your PT was: checking your cranial nerves, which include those to all the muscles that move your eyes about in different directions. So, see your doctor for a neurological exam if you don't know whether your " visual tracking" problem pre-existed, or was present, prior to your injury. ...Read more