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My Eyes Have Difficulty Adjusting To Brightness
I looked at an ipad on full brightness in total darkness and my eyes have burned for weeks. What can I do?
Eye irritation: Computer use and prolonged reading is associated with a reduced blink rate. When you blink, your natural tears lubricate your cornea and conjunctiva (the clear dome over your eye and the "skin" on the eyeball). When conjunctiva is less lubricated it can become inflamed-thus a red eye. Use some lubricating eye drops prior to and during these gaming stints. ...Read more
Is there any medical term to describe "difficulty in fantasizing things" means when we close eyes and reminds past memories.
Hope more reply too: There could be various reasons for such a difficulty, but in psychotherapy some might call it resistance or defensiveness. Some forms of brain damage could result in such a problem too. It's also possible that some may never develop the skill at all due to intellectual deficits or cultural values. Borderline trauma at Piaget's stage VI can do it. ...Read more
Dryness: Most often, difficulty focusing from time to time is due to dryness, which causes changes in the smoothness of the front of the eye. On the other hand, if you are over 40, and the difficulty is with reading, then it is presbyopia, an aging change. Check out this webpage for more info http://www.2020vision.Com/monovision.Html. ...Read more
My eyes sometimes spasm and I have difficulty seeing writing on road signs sometimes - what does this mean?
I have difficulty stop blinking, in the morning it's ok my eyes don't hurt, then the blinking starts and by 6.30 pm I have a really bad headache?
Eye drops, Botox: One possibility is that you have dry eyes, which is more common in the winter with dry air, in which case eye drops will help. The second, more likely possibility is blepharospasm (look it up), which is treated with botox, usually by a neurologist. Botox will also help your headaches. ...Read more
What does is mean when your eyes hurt when have a white piece of paper with black words?also what does it mean when your eyes hurt due to brightness?
What makes my eyes extremely sensitive to glare? I am 26 y m without any symptoms(no headache, nothing).Lowest brightness comforts me on electronics.
Adjustments: Your eyes are used to the lowest brightness so they become sensitive when it is any brighter than that.Since you do not have any other signs and symptoms, i would suggest wearing shades/ sunglasses when in bright light situations until your eyes have adjusted to more brightness. Any changes, please consult your doctor asap. ...Read more