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At gym doing ab machine and got extreme head pounding and the whites in my eyes turned red. What's that mean, the eye part exactly thank you!

At gym doing ab machine and got extreme head pounding and the whites in my eyes turned red.  What's that mean, the eye part exactly thank you!

Hemorrhage: If the vision is ok, then you have probably leaked a little blood from the veins over the whites of your eyes. This is benign and will go away in 4-10 days. However if the vision is disturbed, or the eyes are painful, then you should see an ophthalmologist right away. ...Read more

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The whites of my eyes are always red, what's wrong?

The whites of my eyes are always red, what's wrong?

Dry eyes, allergy + : There are a number of reason for chronic red eyes. In your age group dry eyes are most common reason, then blepharitis, then allergy or atopic diseases and the list goes on. Must see an ophthalmologist. ...Read more

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Whites of my eyes been turning red since July. I went to get eye exam, dialited eyes, and eyes are fine.Could it be from I'm on my ipad 12+ hours aday?

Whites of my eyes been turning red since July. I went to get eye exam, dialited eyes, and eyes are fine.Could it be from I'm on my ipad 12+ hours aday?

Yes this is highly: Likely. While working on your iPad the rate of blinking diminishes making the eye less lubricated, dry which cause redness ...Read more

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Over the last few months I have had headaches and the whites if my eyes are always red. I am a 50 year old female.

Over the last few months I have had headaches and the whites if my eyes are always red. I am a 50 year old female.

Headaches: Hard to tell from your description as to what the headaches are from. See your primary doctor for a check up as the first step. If thats normal then you may need to see a neurologist to evaluate cluster headaches as a source of both symptoms ...Read more

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What damage can high blood pressure have on eyes? Whites of my eyes get blurry & blood red. I think it is my blood pressure but others say allergies.

What damage can high blood pressure have on eyes? Whites of my eyes get blurry & blood red. I think it is my blood pressure but others say allergies.

Significant damage: Hypertension may cause damage to the retina by damaging the blood supply to the retina. This can cause retinal hemorrhage, blurring of vision and even complete loss of vision. Also, can cause optic neuropathy. It can also lead to fluid build up in the choroid, needing surgery. Allergy presents with runny nose, reddening of conjunctiva and sclera, itching and watering of eyes, sneezing etc. ...Read more

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I'm new to contacts and have noticed that the whites of my eyes have been getting redder and have also noticed a yellow tinge in some spots?

I'm new to contacts and have noticed that the whites of my eyes have been getting redder and have also noticed a yellow tinge in some spots?

Contact solution: It takes a while to get used to contacts but if you feel it's bad then you may be reacting to the contact lens solution so try a different one or see your doctor. Of course infection is a possibility but you'll know it if there is a discharge. I'm guessing that the yellow spots have always been there but you never looked so closely. ...Read more

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What causes redness on childs eyes?

What causes redness on childs eyes?

Several things: Irritation from chemicals, allergies or rubbing.Infection can cause red eyes. The chemistry is an inflammtory respones that causes increased blood flow to the area. The triggers as mentioned can be different, ranging from antibiotics to antiinflammtories to cool compresses. ...Read more

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What can cause redness in the eyes?

What can cause redness in the eyes?

Allergy, infection, : There are many causes including allergy, infection, bleeding, trauma, internal inflammation and surface disturbances like tumors and pterygia. The eyes may also be reddened by dryness, contact lens issues, lack of sleep and sun exposure. Your ophthalmologist can determine the cause and administer proper treatment. ...Read more

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What takes redness out of eyes instantly?

What takes redness out of eyes instantly?

Redness reliever: There is no automatic red out drops. Some over-the-counter drops can provide temporary relief though. You need to see any eye doctor to determine the underlying cause of the eye redness so it can be properly treated. ...Read more

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How can I treat chronic redness for eyes?

Redness is due to : Inflammation causing redness. Artificial tear drops are a temporary, acute treatment for this. An eye drop called Restasis will treat the inflammation and improve redness. Restasis is a prescription drop. ...Read more