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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?
Need glasses: See your eye doctor and ask for a test called a refraction, which will determine your prescription. Good luck! ...Read more
My eyes itch on the corners and the bottom lash line at night. When I rub them, they go red and I have difficulty opening them in the morning?
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
My eyes feel dark because I inhaled alot of insect killer. What can I do to make my eyes return back to the normal eye brightness level?
If there has been a change in your eyesight, it is urgent to wash your eyes with saline (such as contact lenses solution), and follow up with your physician.
If you are having breathing problems, please see the ED. ...Read more
What is the best for the eyes on I mac monitor high or low brightness? Beacause I have eyestrain when I look at the monitor, in details please. Thanks
Lower brigjtness: With a glare screen over is best for yourbeyes ...Read more
Get Help: If you have not already done so, please seek out a good physical evaluation to check out your symptoms. ...Read more
Possible allergies: These sound like environmental allergies. You should see a doctor to be sure and to help guide long term treatment. ...Read more
My eyes are very sensitive to light. I have to keep my laptop brightness much lower than most people. They hurt when bright light is in view?
Elderly pt w/dementia, has been sleeping a lot more lately and may have difficulty opening eyes. Reasons?
What to do if I am having difficulty focusing my eyes/concentrating with depression. Anyone else experience this?
Dry eyes, irritation to brightness, headache due to heat of sun, darkness in front of eyes while standin for few seconds....Is it normal?
I have extreme difficulty reading. My eyes skip words and sentences and I don't retain the info. Or understand it. With other neuro. Symptoms. Causes?
Neuropsychologist: If you have seen a neurologist you might follow up with a neuropsychologist. That type of doc will test you and determine your strength and areas where more development is needed and offer suggestions for that. The very best to you. ...Read more
Possible ideas as to why hip hurts? Difficulty with walking, sitting, laying down, etc Bring tears to eyes level of pain Young adult not overly active
Can see orthopedist: An orthopedic doctor can evaluate, and likely do imaging tests, to see what is causing the pain. Possibilities include bone problems such as developmental dysplasia of the hip (DDH), avascular necrosis (LCP disease), etc... There can also be pain from ligament, tendon, or muscle problems. Be sure to bring the symptom timeline, written clearly, to the doctor. ...Read more
I have had asthma for many years normally well controlled last few days I have had difficulty breathing and have to cough also tears from eyes n h b4?
Dry eyes: Most likely you are getting dry eyes. When we read, we stare and do not blink as often. Our tears will evaporate and unless we blink and flush new tears over our eyes, they will get very dry. Try using over the counter artificial tears. Main difference is how thick or thin they are. If tears still do not help, you may need to see and eye doctor to see about other treatment options. ...Read more
My 2 yr baby boy has difficulty opening his eyes in the sunlight. His mother has it too. He often says his eyes burn. What are possible causes?
Photophobia: It is a good idea to seek referral to a pediatric ophthalmologist just to make sure he does not have Congenital Glaucoma or or Cataracts. If his eyes are red, itchy, watery & light-sensitive for other reasons, the eye doctor may prescribe eyedrops. Encourage your son to wear a dark-colored cap or hat with a brim & sunglasses. Mom needs to see an ophthalmologist, also. ...Read more
Went shopping after work, just walking into the store I felt light headed, saw spots in front of eyes, had difficulty focusing, broke into a sweat?
What time was it?: We need more info if this was the first time, if you've eaten anything since lunch or breakfast? What is your past medical, ocular, surgical, trauma, social, sexual histories to see if it's related. If you hadn't eaten anything or were fasting, you may have been hypoglycemic. What was your BP? Sugar level? Or it could be ocular in origin only. Need more details to help you further. ...Read more
I have a feeling of electricity moving through my brain especially while walking. I get dizzy and my eyes have difficulty focusing. What could this be?
What to do? 1.left head numbness 2.pressure around eyes (mainly left) 3. hard to focus on pen tip 4.tinnitus left ear 5.thinking difficulty
Have someone: Take you to the emergency room if these are acute symptoms. ...Read more
Having blurred vision, light headed, difficulty visually focusing. Feels worse when moving eyes or head. Dull ache in eyes and general fuzzy feeling?
Need an exam: This Q & A box isn't designed for diagnosis. There could be a number of medical conditons that could cause your symptoms. For your type of complaints it's best to see your doctor for an exam and a referral to an opthalmologist ...Read more
Extreme lethargy after feeling anger or stress? It is followed by muscle weakness, difficulty breathing, heavy eyes and shaking.
I am experiencing shaking hands or tremor, skin turning blue, double vision (quality: with both eyes open), difficulty breathing?
My 3 mo old baby has puffy red eyes, stuffy nose, difficulty breathing when laying down, even with head elevated, rectal temp of 99.9, can't sleep?
Docs stumped about my dizziness, difficulty focusing eyes, arms/legs tingling-all seem worse when in public. Neuro exams, MRIs, tests negative. Ideas?
I have pain around eyes, nose, jaw, throat, and postnasal drip, sensation of obstruction, sometimes difficulty breathing right. Can it be rhinitis?
Fluid dripping at the back of my throat, throat is orange. Strange taste in mouth. Pressure in forehead, general malaise and difficulty focusing eyes?
I have watery eyes, itchy throat, stuffy nose, difficulty breathing. Deep breaths are almost impossible, sometimes I think I'll pass out. What do I do?
Go to ER....: If you are having trouble breathing, you need to go to the ER and get checked out because difficulty breathing is a very serious symptom, sometimes even life-threatening! Your symptoms sound like an allergic reaction of some sort but don't take any chances!! Go to the ER today and get diagnosed and treated!! Good luck!! ...Read more
I am experiencing high blood pressure (hypertension), auditory hallucination, red or bloodshot eyes, heart murmur, difficulty thinking and balance...I'm a meth addict, daily for 2 years, . 5+ grams. Will these symptoms be reversible if I quit?
Meth: Continuing w/meth will only make things worse. You have good change to reverse many of your symptoms when you stop. Your symptoms are like a sneeze when you have a cold, not the underlying issue, which is meth. Please do get health ASAP. Start w/seeing your doctor for safety sake and referrals. Peace and good health. ...Read more
Had runny nose and watery eyes during the winter and dr told me to get any OTC med and I have been usingotc allegra 180mg for 2 yearsthinking that it should be taken daily, had bad experience like extreme anxiety, upper back pain, difficulty urination,
Side-effects?: If you have negative symptoms which you can attribute to medication you have been taking, stop taking it. Fexofenadine may cause headache, dizziness, diarrhea, vomiting, pain in arms, legs, or back, cough, hives, rash, itching, difficulty breathing or swallowing, swelling of the face, throat, tongue, lips, eyes, etc. Difficulty with urination would be unusual. See your doctor to make sure. ...Read more
My boyfriend is having chest pain, difficulty breathing, swollen legs and feet, back pain, headache, upset stomach... Eyes won't stop watering, tired and cold
I hope you: Took him to the er by now.... ...Read more
I am experiencing fatigue, severe itching, irritability, mood swings, eye pain (side: deep eye pain, right) (quality: deep eye pain), double vision (quality: with both eyes open), memory problems (quality: difficulty remembering recent events), leg nu
Question cut off: This constellation of symptoms warrants medical assessment. ...Read more