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Is it medically harmful to wear sunglasses at night?

Is it medically harmful to wear sunglasses at night?

Not at all: The only real danger is not being able to see what is around you. This is similar to the old wive's tale that reading in dim light is harmful to the eyes. As long as you can see well enough to get by, sunglass wear is not dangerous. ...Read more

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When do I need to wear sunglasses?

Non specific: If you are blinking with brightness, then wear a hat or visor, or sunglasses- or keep in the shade. All are personal choices. ...Read more

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Should I wear my sunglasses when in a convertible?

Should I wear my sunglasses when in a convertible?

Probably: You wear sunglasses to block out bright sunlight and this is more likely in a convertible with the top down. They might also help keep stuff from blowing into your eyes. By all means if they help you, wear them. ...Read more

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Light sensitive, how should I be allowed to wear sunglasses in class?

Light sensitive, how should I be allowed to wear sunglasses in class?

Light tint: You can use lightly tinted glasses while in the classroom. It should take the edge off of bright lights and glare. Choose your seat and location to minimize glare. ...Read more

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What should I use for sunglasses while i wear prescription glasses?

What should I use for sunglasses while i wear prescription glasses?

"Over" glasses. : Many pharmacies carry sunglasses designed to fit over your prescription glasses. You can try google to find a website. An example is: http://www.Sunglassrage.Com/sunglasses-over-glasses/?Gclid=ckw8wu-ehbccfqfx4aodotcajq. ...Read more

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What if I don't wear my post mydriatic sunglasses?

What if I don't wear my post mydriatic sunglasses?

No harm: These are to provide comfort with the dilated iris. If you do not wear them you might have some discomfort from the light but no harm will be done. ...Read more

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Need expert advice. What if i don't wear my post mydriatic sunglasses after the appointment?

Need expert advice. What if i don't wear my post mydriatic sunglasses after the appointment?

The bright lights : Will bother you until the pupils return to normal. It will not affect or damage the eyes if you don't wear the given dark lenses. ...Read more

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How Soon Can You Wear Sunglasses After Rhinoplasty?

How Soon Can You Wear Sunglasses After Rhinoplasty?

Usually 3-6 weeks: Most surgeons will advise that you refrain from wearing light sunglasses for 3-6 weeks following rhinoplasty but this will vary by surgeon so ask first! ...Read more

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