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Treatment for a black eye in 24 hours?

Treatment for a black eye in 24 hours?

See eye doctor!: Need to make sure you can see 20/20 or your normal vision. Want to make sure you don't have a torn iris, or corneal abrasion or a detached retina, or have high intraocular pressure, and no blood in the eye itself, and check extraocular muscles for range of motion to also check if any bone fractures in the orbit. Then, s/he can recommend what to do next with cool compresses, eye drops, etc. ...Read more

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Have a retinal disattachment 8 yrs ago....now no eye vision....suggest some further treatment or solution....my eye black colour is fading down?

Have a retinal disattachment 8 yrs ago....now no eye vision....suggest some further treatment or solution....my eye black colour is fading down?

See ophthalmologist: It seems as if you have no vision in this eye despite attempts to repair the detachment. If there was trauma at the time, the eye can degenerate. We consider intervention for eyes that look bad or are hurting. See your ophthalmologist to assess your current situation and you should be seen regularly to protect the remaining eye. ...Read more

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Which under eye treatment works, for dark circles?

Which under eye treatment works, for dark circles?

Filler vs. surgery: The most commonly performed treatments include in-office dermal filler treatments to plump up hollows under the eye or lower blepharoplasty to remove lower eyelid "bags.". ...Read more

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Is black eye peas good for you?

Is black eye peas good for you?

Yes: Black eyed peas are a good source of plant protein and fiber. As part of a balanced diet, they are good for you. ...Read more

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Does ice really work for a black eye?

Does ice really work for a black eye?

Personal : Experience says yes. Ice is used mainly to decrease and limit swelling and is usually done for up to 24 to 48 hours after injury. Same as for a sprained ankle. ...Read more

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If mother is resistant to eye drops and laser treatment for glaucoma, what is prognosis for daughter with glaucoma in stopping vision loss?

If mother is resistant to eye drops and laser treatment for glaucoma, what is prognosis for daughter with glaucoma in stopping vision loss?

Probably good: If caught early and carefully followed she should do well. We have medications, laser as well as surgical options. For older patients often the disease was well advanced prior to the diagnosis being made, making treatment more problematic. ...Read more

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How can stem cell eye therapy work for bags under the eyes?

How can stem cell eye therapy work for bags under the eyes?

Not at present: Stem cell work is cutting edge and is being considered for serious problems causing disease. I do not believe that any researcher is looking at stem cells for this purpose. However, I have seen advertisements for products allegedly using stem cells in the product for a variety of conditions in the body. Stem cells are fragile, require sophisticated laboratories, and will not be found in stores ...Read more

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Is green light laser therapy for prostrate safe and effective?

Is green light laser therapy for prostrate safe and effective?

It can be in the rig: It can be in the right hands. Benefits of Greenlight™ Laser PVP AMS GreenLight Laser Minimal bleeding Only 30% of patients need a post-op catheter Discharge on the same day Resume normal activities in 2 to 3 days with caution Return to vigorous activity level in 4 to 6 weeks Complications occur infrequently and are mild if they do Post-operative impotence has not been associated with PVP Retrograde ejaculation is less likely with PVP Erectile Dysfunction is not typical in PVP patients Long-term success in improved urine flow Fewer symptoms of urinary obstruction - See more at: http://www.roboticoncology.com/greenlight-laser/#sthash.situvoCp.dpuf ...Read more

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Any effective treatment for dark circle?

Any effective treatment for dark circle?

Dark circles - eyes: Dark circles under the eyes can be a result of allergies and the resulting congestion in the sinuses that cause a back up of blood in the venous system in the face. Try some allergy medicines and decongestants to see if that helps you. Sleeping on a slight incline may help with "drainage" of the area too- one case where gravity is actually good! ...Read more

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What light bulb is recommended for reading for someone with macular degeneration?

What light bulb is recommended for reading for someone with macular degeneration?

Stronger: Some compensation for the diminshed vision of macular degeneration is possible by increasing the light intensity. Solar corrective bulbs can also help; with this. These improve the vision a little but will not affect the course of the macular changes. ...Read more

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For what reason wouldn't led light therapy work for blackheads?

For what reason wouldn't led light therapy work for blackheads?

No power: The available devices do not produce enough power to do any of the current claims for the skin that are currently being marketed. Rely on time-tested strategies for reducing blackheads. Gentle oil-reducing washes and mild benzoyl peroxide products for skin care. ...Read more

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Jetrea for VMT. If after Jetrea the eye responds with a light Show, does that mean the treatment as worked?

Jetrea for VMT.
If after Jetrea the eye responds with a light Show, does that mean the treatment as worked?

Follow up: with your retina doc. Flashing lights just means that there is retinal tugging from the vitreous gel separating. This is not a reliable indicator for success of treatment. A repeat exam will give you a conclusive anawer. Good luck. ...Read more

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What is a laser eye surgery for rapid eye movement and nearsightedness?

What is a laser eye surgery for rapid eye movement and nearsightedness?

Laser eye surgery: It is possible with some laser platforms to do corneal refractive laser surgery on a patient with nystagmus (if that is what you mean by rapid eye movement), in order to correct myopia. Surface ablation / prk would likely be the best choice, if the rest of the evaluation indicates the procedure would be safe for that patient. ...Read more

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Hyphema in eye after a month vision blur and close vision very unlike eye looks dilated and treatment pred forte , nepaflam, and bidin lstm?

Hyphema in eye after a month vision blur and close vision very unlike eye looks dilated and treatment pred forte , nepaflam, and bidin lstm?

Eye injury: It sounds like you had a significant eye injury that resulted in breaking some blood vessels in the front chamber of the eye. The resulting hyphema may take several weeks to resolve. Importantly, careful restricted activities, intensive ocular medications, and follow up care are essential to give your eye a chance to recover. Complications, such as glaucoma, cataract, failure of pupil to function. ...Read more

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What are good remedies for a black eye in 24 hours?

None: A black eye is a bruise. Bruises require 1-3 weeks to get better. ...Read more

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Vision eye therapy at home, any good advice for someone pursuing this?

Vision eye therapy at home, any good advice for someone pursuing this?

Mostly bogus: "vision therapy" is used to improve basic visual function and is practiced by a subset of optometrists who charge heavily for this practice. This has not been subjected to the normal clinical tests and there is no proven value. Be sure you don't have an underlying problem by consulting with an ophthalmologist to discover any other condition. ...Read more

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What treatment works best for someone who has hereditarily dark under eye circles?

What treatment works best for someone who has hereditarily dark under eye circles?

Dark circles: Under the eyes are difficult to irradicate completely. They're usually associated with eye fatigue or aging changes of the lids. There are some creams and lasers which sometimes help but not consistently. Discuss this with an ophthalmologist or dermatologist. ...Read more

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What's an effective treament for a floater in my left eye?

Surgery: It is not advisable to take the risk of surgery, unless the floaters are causing a serious problem. If you have difficulty reading, or the floater affects your feeling safe driving, then a vitrectomy is a good option. Complications are uncommon or rare, but can lead to vision loss, so decide carefully. ...Read more

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Is there any treatment for a floater in my eye?

Is there any treatment for a floater in my eye?

No: Floaters are caused by particles floating in the vitreous (jelly of the eye) casting a shadow on the retina. With time they usually settle to the bottom of the eye and out of the vision. New onset floaters should be examined by an opthalmologist asap to rule out retinal tear, hole, detachment. ...Read more

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