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Doctor insights on: When I Wake Up Every Morning I Have Gunk In My Eye Lashes Should I Use Irish Spring On It

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When I wake up every morning I have gunk in my eye lashes. Should I use irish spring on it?

When I wake up every morning I have gunk in my eye lashes. Should I use irish spring on it?

Consider infection: If this is a sudden problem, you may have infectious pink eye, and if it is mild you can wait a week or two to see if it goes away. If you have had the problem for a long time you may have chronic pink eye, which should be treated. With regard to cleaning it, a warm soak is often helpful to remove the deposits. A few drops of baby shampoo on a corner of a warm wash cloth works well. ...Read more

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Every morning I wake up eyes glued by mucous and swollen tonsils. I find it hard to swallow and no fever. Then better again. Can it be spring season?

Every morning I wake up eyes glued by mucous and swollen tonsils. I find it hard to swallow and no fever. Then better again. Can it be spring season?

Many things: Allergies possibly combined with eyelid infection: blepharitis (infection of eye lashes and eyelids) or meibomianitis (infection of ducts on eyelids). You should see your doctor. ...Read more

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Wat could be the reason why I wake up every morning with severely swollen eyes?

Wat could be the reason why I wake up every morning with severely swollen eyes?

Allergies or: Some families have a syndrome called blepharochalsis that involves episodes of swelling. Some patients sleep with a sleep mask to compress during the night. ...Read more

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Why do my eyes water a couple of minutes after I wake up every morning?

Why do my eyes water a couple of minutes after I wake up every morning?

They are dry: It is likely that your eyes are drying out during the night and they are making a flood of tears to re-wet themselves upon awakening. Use a night-time lubricating ointment or gel at bedtime to reduce the awaking tears. ...Read more

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I wake up every morning with really sore eyes. They are blurry, watery and generally sore, takes around 20-30 minutes to clear. Haven't had any injury?

I wake up every morning with really sore eyes. They are blurry, watery and generally sore, takes around 20-30 minutes to clear. Haven't had any injury?

Eye dryness: This is most likely eye dryness which is more manifest during sleep and soon after awakening. You might try using pain eye ointment at bedtime to see if that helps. If not, see your ophthalmologist for more comprehensive treatment ...Read more

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When I wake up every morning my eyes get darker and I cant see fir a few seconds. What should I do?

When I wake up every morning my eyes get darker and I cant see fir a few seconds. What should I do?

See your provider: If your symptoms are happening before you get out of bed then you need to see your health care provider. If the symptoms happen when you first get out of bed then they are likely an effect of getting up too fast from a lying down position. Please stay hydrated and check with your health care provider if it persists or worsens. ...Read more

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Any tips for dry eyes? When I wake up every morning they feel like sandpaper. Anything other than eye drops?

Any tips for dry eyes? When I wake up every morning they feel like sandpaper. Anything other than eye drops?

Yes: While some people can just have dry eyes (especially as we age), the symptom can be caused other conditions such as allergy (especially dust mite debris), Sjogrens syndrome, and indolent infections of the eye, to name a few. If the dry eyes persist, a checkup with an ophthalmologist would be appropriate ...Read more

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I wake up every morning with a knot in the muscle group between my eyes, and feel drowsy and grouchy. Muscle relaxers help. What is this?

I wake up every morning with a knot in the muscle group between my eyes, and feel drowsy and grouchy. Muscle relaxers help. What is this?

Depression??: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without taking additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. It would be prudent to see your doctor and discuss if you may be depressed. Counter-intuitive as it may seem, exercise may help. Start with low intensity exercise such as walking and gradually increase the intensity at tolerated.
Wish you good health! - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
Practice safe sex, if you have sex. ...Read more

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Since I was a young teen I have had problems with my breathing, it's a tight pain sensation in my windpipe area which comes and goes. I also feel I may have allergies as I wake up every morning with a blocked nose and also have eye irritations - I have a

Since I was a young teen I have had problems with my breathing, it's a tight pain sensation in my windpipe area which comes and goes. I also feel I may have allergies as I wake up every morning with a blocked nose and also have eye irritations - I have a

See allergist/ENT: You may have a condition known as vocal cord dysfunction when the vocal cords closes up instead of opening up when you breathe and this should be confirmed by your ENT. As for your nasal congestion, consider seeing an allergist who may also be able to establish whether you have a vocal cord issue. ...Read more

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Every morning I wake up I have a swollen left pocket under my eye?

Every morning I wake up I have a swollen left pocket under my eye?

One eye?: Is it only in one eye or both eyes?
If both eyes, then I would think you have a systemic condition. You mention you have hypothyroidism? Other conditions include allergies/ sinus.
You also indicate you have eyelid swelling. Is that what you mean under your eye or the eyelid? There is a difference since eyelid infection can cause the eyelid to swell or a chalazion such as the condition you had bef ...Read more

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I suffer from labrinthitus and bpv nearly every morning I wake with a muzzy head I feel quite shaky and my eyes are shaky also, can you tell me why?

I suffer from labrinthitus and bpv nearly every morning I wake with a muzzy head I feel quite shaky and my eyes are shaky also, can you tell me why?

Dizziness: When you suffer with dizziness, particularly when the inner ear is involved, you develop a problem called nystagmus. This is simply a visible eye twitching caused by a reflex known as the vestibular ocular reflex. We can test this reflex and oftentimes it helps us to find the exact problem causing dizziness. Given your difficulties with dizziness, you should probably consult with an otologist ...Read more

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Every morning I wake up with a burning and sticky eye. It is usually hot all day. Just small drop of water helps me open it in the morning. What to do?

Every morning I wake up with a burning and sticky eye. It is usually hot all day. Just small drop of water helps me open it in the morning. What to do?

See an eye doctor: Burning eyes are often a sign of dry eyes. The dried mucous and oils collect around the lashes and can cause them to stick together. The fact that this is occuring in only one eye and that it feels hot all may signify an eye infection. Rather than treating this on your own, see an eye doctor who can start you on the appropriate treatment regimen before it becomes worse. ...Read more

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My son is 17 months. Every morning he wakes up with some sticky gooey stuff comming out of his eyes and they seem to be itchy.

My son is 17 months. Every morning he wakes up with some sticky gooey stuff comming out of his eyes and they seem to be itchy.

Allergy?: If they itch, it is most likely from allergies. Consider antihistamine eye drops. If the problem persists or worsens, consult your doctor. ...Read more

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What could be the reason that my eye is swollen every morning when I wake up?

What could be the reason that my eye is swollen every morning when I wake up?

Swlling of eyes ever: You need to see your doctor as it may be due to allergies or you may have an underlying systemic disease like kidney disease and you will need exam, bood and urine test. ...Read more