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R honey and water drops harmful for eyes?

R honey and water drops harmful for eyes?

NO: If correctly mixed it is not harmful. 1 drop of honey to 5 drops of water a 20% honey mix has been shown in some studies to help dry eyes. Multiple non-peer review articles say it helps. I like to see a peer reviewed article. Many of my patients use the 20% honey mix and I have not seen any side effects. But claims of brighter looking eyes or lighter color eyes with honey use is false. ...Read more

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Are plastic sunglasses harmful for ur eyes?

Are plastic sunglasses harmful for ur eyes?

Not necessarily: Any sunglasses that do not block uv rays can be harmful to your eyes, be they made of glass, plastic or some other material. Make sure your sunglasses block both uv/a and uv/b rays and you should be fine. ...Read more

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Is using a laptop in the dark harmful to your eyes?

Is using a laptop in the dark harmful to your eyes?

No: No using a laptop in the dark should not be harmful to your eyes. If you use it right before bed it may interfe with a good nights sleep. ...Read more

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Is washing face after using computer for almost 11 hours harmful to the eyes?

Is washing face after using computer for almost 11 hours harmful to the eyes?

No: Not at all.

Washing your face gently with your eyes closed is actually good for the ocular surface. ...Read more

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Is using a laptop in the dark harmful to my eyes? What effect could using a laptop in the dark have on my eyes?

Is using a laptop in the dark harmful to my eyes? What effect could using a laptop in the dark have on my eyes?

Not harmful: Using a video display in the dark can be easier on the eyes but certainly will do not harm. You can keep this up without concern. ...Read more

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I'm dressing up for holloween and I want to put on those eye lenses that make my eyes look scary, are they harmful?

I'm dressing up for holloween and I want to put on those eye lenses that make my eyes look scary, are they harmful?

Be cautious: You can order these from an ophthalmologist who will make sure they fit safely and properly. If you are an experienced wearer you can usually make this determination by yourself. Properly fit they are not harmful for short term wear. They are not approved, however, by the fda. ...Read more

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What to do if someone gets balm (used for headache) into their eyes.?? Is that harmful?? It was a balm named zandu balm.

What to do if someone gets balm (used for headache) into their eyes.?? Is that harmful?? It was a balm named zandu balm.

Irritation: Many headache balms have ingredients similar to menthol, which can burn and sting the eyes. Flushing with saline can help clear the chemical a little faster, and cool compresses can reduce inflammation. Fortunately, this is more painful than dangerous in most cases. ...Read more

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Are tablets and smartphones harmful for the eyes?

Are tablets and smartphones harmful for the eyes?

No: There is no danger to the eyes from computer monitors, phones or tablets. ...Read more

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Is using clear eyes once a day harmful?

Is using clear eyes once a day harmful?

Not really, but...: Taking decongestants on a regular basis may increase the tendency of your eyes to get red. ...Read more

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Can wanking too much be harmful for your eyes?

Can wanking too much be harmful for your eyes?

Old wives tale: No relationship here so don't worry about your eyes. ...Read more

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Are black sclera contacts harmful for your eyes?

Are black sclera contacts harmful for your eyes?

Yes they can be: All contact lenses are medical devices that require a prescription and proper fitting by an eye care professional. In fact selling contact lenses over-the-counter, whether cosmetic or to correct vision, is illegal. Permanent eye damage can occur if the lenses do not fit properly — see an eye care specialist for a prescription. ...Read more

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Do you know if all blue light is harmful for the eyes?

Do you know if all blue light is harmful for the eyes?

Blue light safer: Than blue laser light. Never look a pointer laser light in the eyes. The computer lap top screen and smart phone emits a blue light (non laser) which keeps us awake, when we should be restful, and simulates daylight turning off our melatonin. So try not to do computer work within 2 hours of going to bed, so you can have a good rest! ...Read more

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I was wondering is all blue light harmful for the eyes?

Generally not: Only if the light source is intense or the source has significant associated uv light would there be any potential for harm. Blue light from almost all ordinary sources is not harmful. ...Read more

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Can darkness be harmful to the eyes after a while like in alaska?

Can darkness be harmful to the eyes after a while like in alaska?

No harm: Low light activates the keenest amount of light receptivity of the eye which can in the right circumstances detect one photon alone. But there is no harm in this. You could live in a cave with no light for years and your eyes would stay healthy. ...Read more

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Is having your eyes dialated one day after another harmful to your eyes?

Is having your eyes dialated one day after another harmful to your eyes?

No: If it has been determined by your eye md to be safe to dilate your eyes, then it's fine to have eyes dilated on consecutive days. ...Read more

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Is the infra-red rays coming from our normal television harmful to eyes?

Is the infra-red rays coming from our normal television harmful to eyes?

Not known to harm: Most infrared rays that emanate from objects are harmless. The sun emanates infrared rays to warm your skin. Your body even gives them off. The questionable radiation that appliances can give off is electromagnetic radiation, although I'm not sure what it can do to eyes. ...Read more

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I heard using cold milk as an eyewash is good for your eyes. Is this true? Could it be harmful?

I heard using cold milk as an eyewash is good for your eyes.  Is this true?  Could it be harmful?

Don't do it: While I have never taken care of a patient who has done this, I cannot think of a single reason to think this would be a good idea. I would recommend using an eyewash or simply artificial tears. ...Read more

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Expert opinions? Which is more harmful to your eyes: using computer or tv with lights turned off or on?

Neither: You can experiment with the lights on or off and at various intensities to see which makes it more comfortable and prolongs the ability to continue to work on the computer without fatigue but there will be no harm to your eyes doing any of these things. ...Read more

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Does squinting your eyes have any adverse effects?

Does squinting your eyes have any adverse effects?

No, but ...: Squinting your eyes will not adversely affect your eyes but may be a sign that you have a refractive error (near-sightedness or far-sightedness) for which you may need glasses. I recommend you see an eye doctor. ...Read more

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Can docs please explain are coloured eye contacts harmful?

Can docs please explain are coloured eye contacts harmful?

No: If they are used according to your eye doctor's specifications, there is little risk to the eyes. ...Read more

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Can getting blood in your eye cause any harmful complications?

Can getting blood in your eye cause any harmful complications?

Unlikely: If the blood is infected in some way, that infection might be transmitted since the eye tears drain into the throat and absorption can occur. Otherwise, there is nothing in the blood to cause harm. ...Read more

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Is it harmful to wear the wrong contact prescription on your eyes?

No: While you may not see as well and may get headaches and eye strain, wearing the wrong prescription will not permanently damage your eyes. Wearing the wrong base curves or other parameters can damage your eyes however. In other words, they must fit properly. ...Read more

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Is it harmful at all to your eyes to have three dilated exams within weeks of each other?

Is it harmful at all to your eyes to have three dilated exams within weeks of each other?

No, if needed. : Your doctor has a reason to dilate your eyes during these follow up exams, such as reviewing an area in the retina that may have had a hemorrhage, tear, or edema. The dilated exams provide better visualization of the posterior part of your eye, where your current problem resides. Another reason may be for refractive stability for a pre lasik surgery assessment.(a cycloplegic refraction). ...Read more

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In the past 4 months my eyes were dilated 7 times is this harmful to my eyes. Is there a maximum of allowed dilations per year?

No harm: The iris naturally dilates and contracts frequently from reflex activity due to light and dark. So it is used to motion that makes it larger. Artificial dilation utilizes variants of natural pharmacology for an exaggerated dilation effect. The iris is used to this and will suffer no harm so don
t worry about this need which presumably helped your eye diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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Wat r the side effct of wearing contact lenses? Is it harmful for eyes? M wearng cntct lenses daily for 6-8 hrs. Is it ok or bad for eyes? Suggest me

Wat r the side effct of wearing contact lenses? Is it harmful for eyes? M wearng cntct lenses daily for 6-8 hrs. Is it ok or bad for eyes? Suggest me

No problem: As long as the lenses are fit properly and cared for properly that should be no problem. However, if you have discomfort, redness or blurred vision you should check with your eye doctor. ...Read more

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I have skin condition and I'm required to face the sun directly, my question is, is it harmful for my eyes to face the sun even when I'm looking away?

I have skin condition and I'm required to face the sun directly, my question is, is it harmful for my eyes to face the sun even when I'm looking away?

No harm: As long as you do not face the sun with open eyes, you should not get into trouble. Consider wearing sunglasses if you have to do this for lengthy intervals or wearing the kind of goggles that are used in sun tan bed booths. ...Read more