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Why do my eyes burn when swimming with my contacts on?

Why do my eyes burn when swimming with my contacts on?

Chlorine: Chlorine used as a disinfectant in swimming pools is an irritant. I hope your are wearing swim googles if you are in the pool with contact lenses in your eyes. ...Read more

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Why do I keep getting a burning sensation in my nose like when I swim, but I am not swimming. I am also having eye pain and headaches.

Why do I keep getting a burning sensation in my nose like when I swim, but I am not swimming. I am also having eye pain and headaches.

? rhinosinusitis : Inflammation of of your nasal passages/sinuses can cause such symptoms, kindly check with your doctor or see an ENT, meanwhile use saline nasal washes and pain killers, good luck ...Read more

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Eyes blurry and halos around. Things after swimming in a salt pool happened to 2 kids today?

Eyes blurry and halos around. Things after swimming in a salt pool  happened to 2 kids today?

Salt water related: While salt water pools may have few benefits, it is not for everyone and may invoke different reaction in different people based upon their salt-water bablance and tolerance to change. The effects may be exacerbated due to additions of chlorine etc. Make sure you know what is in the pool before jumping in, esp with kids. ...Read more

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What are some ways to alleviate irritated eyes after swimming?

What are some ways to alleviate irritated eyes after swimming?

Artificial tears: Rinsed the eye and put some tear drop. The chlorinated or salty water could irritate the eye, by washing it off with neutral ph tear drops it will help to recover it faster, . ...Read more

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My eyes are blurry after swimming and it has been hours i can't get it to go away. I've tried eye drops, rinsing eyes and a cloth what else could i do?

My eyes are blurry after swimming and it has been hours i can't get it to go away. I've tried eye drops, rinsing eyes and a cloth what else could i do?

Blurry after swimmin: Chlorine and other chemicals (plus the hypotonic water) from pools will often cause a prolonged blurring of vision. Using goggles is advisable. Artificial tears and time will usually resolve this. Sometimes a 5% nacl solution (muro 128) will help, but it stings. If it lasts more than 24 hours medical care should be sought from an ophthalmologist (infections and other diagnoses are possible). ...Read more

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Why do I get red rings around eye on skin after swimming?

Why do I get red rings around eye on skin after swimming?

Tight Goggles: Tight goggles can definitely cause this. Or allergy to the rubber compound of the goggles. Try different brand and looser ones. ...Read more

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After swimming our 1yo checks have been red and rashy at night time when i'm applying lotion to his cheeks he's crying like it burns what is this from?

Several things: Could be irritation from something in the pool, from sunlight, or from the lotion you're using. Does the rash occur when he swims everywhere, or only in one pool? Is the redness on his cheeks bothering him? If his cheeks are a bit red but he is unbothered, then he cries only when you apply lotion, then try a different lotion. ...Read more

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