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Will Looking At A Baby Upside Down Mess Up Their Eye Sight
No: The baby might throw up but their eyes will be fine. ...Read more
Sight is the sum of the light receptive and integrative capacity of the eye including best vision, color vision, night vision, depth vision, field of vision and the ability to track objects in motion. An ophthalmologist can measure these and determine the function of ...Read more
Hii...M in merchant navy...So good eye sight is a must. Cn u please tell me hw cn I take care of my eyes in a effective way. My eye sight is 6/6?
Carry on: Congratulations on 6/6 vision. At your age it is possible that you might develop a very minor amount of near sightedness over the next 5-8 years but most likely you will preserve your 6/6 by doing nothing special. The only thing you should do is protect your eyes when in any situation where they might become injured using safety glasses and proper caution. ...Read more
No: Many people see better with one eye. Not sure how you define bad. But all kinds of disease or trauma affects one eye only or first. Thus, we see many patients in the clinic with one poor eye. ...Read more
There can be permanent scarring. Nonetheless, most patients heal surprisingly well. Many escape with only temporary blurriness. Many doctors postulate that some of the thermal energy from the burn is absorbed by the tear film, so many corneal burns are blunted in their effect.
Please see your specialist eye md (ophthalmologist) for ongoing treatment which can reduce scarring. ...Read more
Not likely: Is your eye sight not good from uncorrected vision that would be clear with proper glasses or contacts? Or because of some disease process which needs treatment? Or is it some permanent process? Best to have an ophthalmologist evaluate you and see if any of these are operative. You cannot improve eyesight by so called "natural" means including exercises. ...Read more
Is there any food or drink to make my eyes back to normal sight I have 0.5 eye sight I want it back to 0?
My eye sight is going worse everyday, used to be 2 but now its 4.50 left and 5 on right. My optic won't explain well. What can I do to make it better?
Cant answer: Soory, not enough info. Please see your eye doctor and have a great day! ...Read more
Possibly: Depending on the cause of the poor vision, you may benefit from a contact in that eye or corrective surgery to have its prescription equal that of your better eye. If you have had poor vision in the one eye since you were young and you are now an adult, changing the prescription with contacts or surgery may still not improve its ability to see. ...Read more
I have problems with my eyes, my eyesight became odd, when I look at things some parts, small parts of my sight I can't process it. It's just a blur?
Blur: You could have a macular or retinal disorder, or it may be something minor. Seek care from your local eye doctor. ...Read more
My one month old daughter might have blue eye does this affect her eyes or eye sight or any other health problems?
Heterochromia iridis: Is seen in about 6 per 1000 individuals and can be both congenital, usually genetic, or acquired. Vision is often normal, but the condition can be associated with other health problems and an exam by both her pediatrician and an eye doctor is recommended. For a more detailed information, you may find this article helpful: http://www. Medicinenet. Com/heterochromia_iridis/article. Htm ...Read more
My child is 12 years old and he just started wearing glasses with about 225 degrees for both eyes, can his eyesight improve?
My eye sight is very weak. I can't see far objects without my glasses. How can I cure my eyes so that I can see far objects clearly?
I have a problem with eye sight but my glasses got me headache because of its weight. I'm thinking of using contact. Which one is more save for eyes?
Both are safe: If used properly. But first...How long have you had your current glasses. Eyesight changes with time, perhaps you need a new prescription. If your glasses are new have them check that the prescription is correct, mistakes can be accidently made. You may also be able to get lighter frames and lens then what you currently have. You need you go back to your optometrist and find out these answers. ...Read more
Not concern. ... But: Should be seen by an eye doctor. These symptoms. In a person 55 + years old would be considered an urgent or emergent situation. ...Read more
I have bad eye sight. Power - 4.5 in both eyes. What should I do? Also does regular laptop use degrade your eye sight?
Wear glasses: Or contacts. Using a computer will not damage your eyes. ...Read more
How much can eye sight change in the months following lasik? Eyes are off by ~0.5. Will they equal out, blurry distance in dry right eye. 3 weeks post
Question about my eyes, I started to see blurry from one day to another? From one day to another I started seeing blurry and my eye sight has always been perfectly fine. My eyes kind of burn sometimes. Sometimes I feel really weak, I notice a lot more whe
Most likely an eye issue.
2 things come to mind, could simply be dry eye syndrome, which can cause burning and fluctuating vision.
There is an entity called 'pigment dispersion syndrome', which can cause blurred vision with exercise. In this case, the pigment on the iris (the colored part of the eye) can shake loose. This usually does not cause burning.
There are health issues that can cause weakness and blurred vision, especially with exercise, so you probably should see both your primary care doctor, and have them refer you to an eye doctor for complete evaluation. ...Read more
There are some yellow spots in my eyes? And my eye sight is weak........What is the reason of yellow spot in my eye?
Pinguecula: Yellow spots on the white part of the eye can be due to: pinguecula (most common: due to sun exposure), nevus (a pigmentation like a freckle), nodule (due to an autoimmune condition and is rare), vitamin deficiency (rare). An eyemd can look under the microscope diagnose and give you peace of mind. Weak eye sight: likely need glasses. If any eye pain, see eyemd asap. Best regards. ...Read more
Should I be concerned if my son is albino 4 years old due to albinism eye sight weak and constant left right eyes movement is any cure?
Kids with nystagmus: Adapt to it. Ask his pediatrician to determine his type of albinism hy Chromosomal Microarray, then see a geneticist, pediatric ophthalmologist, audiologist, developmental/behavioral pediatrician & other specialists depending on his genetic mutations. Call Child Find of your local school district for developmental assessment & enrollment in Early Childhood Specisl Education. Resources below. ...Read more
My 4 yrs old son's doctor manually used lense after lense in front of my son's eyes to test his eye sight. What is technical term for this method?
None: This is simply, as you have described, manually comparing lenses to achieve the optimum correction. It is a method of trial and error usually using a trial frame. It can work well and is usually less threatening for a child than the device used for older children and adults called a phoropter. ...Read more
Just came to that my girl, age 4, has weak eye sight and her eyes are moving inwards. What does that mean?
Turning off vision: The human brain utilized the input of both eyes to aid in depth perception/distance etc. As a child grows, their eyes may have different strength, or weakness in an eye muscle may allow one to line up wrong. The fuzzy or double vision confuses the brain. Over time the brain may begin turning off the input of one eye & keep the best. That process is called amblyopia. If caught early it can be fixed. ...Read more
I have small patches of vitiligo on my face. My left eyebrow and eyelashes are 60 white. Could this affect my eye-sight?
Vitiligo and Vision: People with vitiligo may have some abnormalities in their retinas (the inner layer of the eye that contains light-sensitive cells) and some variation of color in their irises (the colored part of the eye). In some cases, there is some inflammation of the retina or iris, but vision is usually not affected. ...Read more
I think my eye sight is getting worse, anytime I read my eyes go blurry, it happened since I had graves' disease? Could it be related to the disease?
Possibly: Your symptoms sounds as if your eyes are drying up as you are reading, and the dryness is causing your blurred vision. This can be related to your grave's disease as a thyroid condition can lead to dry eyes from a variety of mechanisms. You can try otc artificial tears and see if it helps, but you should really be evaluated by your eye md. ...Read more
Should I wear glasses everyday? Do my eye sight get worse if I don't wear them everyday? My friends and teacher kept telling me that if I don't wear my glasses everyday, my eyes would get worse, is that true? Doesn't it get worse when u wear ur glasses als
My right eye lid is been swollen. It does not hurt, itch, not red. I have frequent headaches behind my eyes, I'm tired and my right eye sight changed?
See an eye Dr ASAP!: This could be a sinus infection leading to a pre-septal or orbital cellulitis which could be serious. You should see an ophthalmologist asap! ...Read more
What causes a recurring swollen eye in an infant. No redness or discharge. Swelling usually goes down the same day and has happened 3 times in 4 weeks?
May be the tear duct: You do not mention what part of the eye. If it is close to the tear duct, sometimes in newborns and slightly older infants, a tear duct occlusion may cause local swelling to the area. ...Read more