Doctor insights on:
How Do I Get My Eyes Used To Sunlight Without Wearing Sunglasses
Not good idea: Sunglasses protect the eyes from the brightness of light and uv light. These are good protective measures and in bright light you can usually see better with sunglasses. Your eyes will not spontaneously get used to too much sunlight although a minor degree of tolerance may be experienced. ...Read more
Why do I get so many black spots on my face when I am under direct sun. Noticed a new one under my eye. Wear sunblock wear sunglasses sometimes?
Spots on the face: Many people, especially older ones and ones with darker complexions, like asians, and african americans, get dark areas on their face from sun exposue. It often comes after a blemish, a pimple or rash, which is first red and then turns dark. You must avoid the sun, use sun protective lotions, and you can buy a skin bleach, which contains hydroquinone on the dark spots to lighten them. It is slow. ...Read more
As far as getting sunlight to fight off SAD, is it obtained through our eyes or skin? If eyes, would we benefit more by NOT wearing sunglasses?
Through your eyes: Light boxes mean to replace natural sunlight exposure which when is missing or decreased it's felt to be contributing to SAD. What's damaging to the eyes are the UV rays, so chose a box that filters UV or it emits the minimum amount. Also it helps if you wear UV filtering eye glasses. ...Read more
Time: Your eyes will adjust for bright sunlight with time but sunglasses will make you more comfortable and protect your eyes from uv rays. ...Read more
When I bike at a strenuous pace for an extended period of time my eyes get a glassy look much like that of someone who has smoked marijuana. I am wearing sunglasses. What is this?
Corneal abrasion ?: Only some eyeglasses can shut out the wind gusts from yhe sides when you are on a bike, you may want to invest in a soecial pair with a piece of fabric that stretches down from the temples to block sunlight and wind. Check eith your ophthalmologist if converned or this persists ...Read more
No need: There is no need to wear sunglasses when working with lcd or led monitors. They have little or no radiation. There was a problem years ago with video display of old cathode ray monitors which emitted radiation, but i don't think you are still using that? ...Read more
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- How do i get pregnant without my boyfriend knowing?
- How do i get my swollen lymph nodes to shrink away faster?
- How do i get my boyfriend to ejaculate faster before my back starts acting up?
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- How do i get my penis to stop stinking?
- How long do i have to wear a retainer after getting my braces off?
- How do i get a contact literally stuck to my eye out?
- I was crying last night and now my eyes are puffy how do i get rid of it
- Talk to a ophthalmologist online for free