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Eye Problems

Also known as Amblyopia, ARMD - Age-related Macular Degeneration, Astigmatism, Blepharospasm, Conjunctivitis, Corneal Problems, Dry Eyes, Ectropion of Eye, Macular Degeneration, Optic Neuritis, Pseudoexfoliation, Red Eye, Retinal Problems, Squint, Stye, Vision Problems, Watering Eyes

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  • Eye issues persisting for several months

    Hello everyone I've encountered some very unusual visual disturbances recently. Before I delve into my symptoms here's a bit on me. Up until recently my vision has been fine I've always kept up with doctors visits and physicals everything's always checked out I'm young and soon to...

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  • Frustrated with Eye Issue

    I have a crazy situation with my right eye.  This doesn't happen all the time but enough that I feel self conscious about it.  ONLY when I wear my glasses (progressive lenses) does my right eye roll inwards.  Again, this doesn't happen all the time and really only at a closer distance,...

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  • Cancer of the eye

    i hav had uveitis for twelve years, in both eyes, front and back. For he last 4 yeas it has been very well controlled with steroids and I hav had regular 6 monthly checks. However, when I went today I was told I could have cancer of the eye. I definitely have a melanoma but until I have more tests I...

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  • My left eye is irritated when I wear my contacts...

    Hello, So I have been wearing Air Optix contacts for at least 7 years and last year I noticed my left eye was kind having issues like it was a little itchy or dry (it almost felt like a hair was in my eye). It slowly got worse to the point where after a couple of months starting to feel that I couldn’t...

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  • Weird circles and dots in vison

    Hey,  recently I have been really really worried about a bunch of visul symtoms I have been having.  The main one started in may and I began seeing like a flashing arc in my vison as I moved my eyes from right to left.  The arc was only in my right eye and it was near the inner corner...

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  • Sudden strange eye symptoms including flashes and floaters. Help!

    Hi, I’m 14 and I’ve been moderately shortsited (-4.5 in the left and -4.75 in the right) for about 5/6 years now. About 3/4 weeks ago we had a thunderstorm with a lot of lighting. I walked into my kitchen which was well lit (this was in the daylight) and saw a sudden white flash in the whole of my vision,...

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  • Eye pain/strain only when looking at screens?

    I'm 19 and have been very active on computers and other screens for many years and never had any problems. I have glasses for 10 years with no problems. I got my prescription updated over a year ago and had no problems, as usual, until about 5 months ago. One night while on the computer I started...

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  • Visible eye floaters after looking at the sun for 3-4 seconds

    Hello, 2 days I was squinting while looking at the sun for 3-4 seconds and when I looked away at my computer screen my vision was a bit blurry and damaged I think. There's nothing blocking my view now except for 2-3 small shadowy eye floaters that follow everywhere I look under certain circumstances,...

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  • Had a bad cold, now have itchy/sore swollen eye with rash

    I had a bad cold last week, and my right eye got quite itchy. I have now developed some sort of rash on the top of my eye lid and on my nose next to my eye. All the glands on the right side of my face are swollen and the side of my face is quite sore. I'm not sure whether this is a skin problem...

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  • adult strabismus, squint, crossed eye, lazy eye

    hi, i have isotropia for a couple of months now. My right eye turns inward but I'm not experiencing double vision or diplopia unlike other cases. I figured out that my left eye which is the healthy one is suppressing my right eye so its like I'm only seeing images  from my left eye. I looked...

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  • I was woken up last night by a sharp pain in my eye, again.

    I was woken up in the middle of last night by a sharp pain in my right eye. It felt like someone stabbed the inside of my eye with a needle. It was very painful. It happened few more times afterward throughout my sleep though in lesser intensity, but they still hurt terribly. The pain in my eye lasted...

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  • I HATE EYE FLOATERS SO MUCH PANIC! :(((

    I know Ive posted about this a million times I guess this is just an update. I went to the optamolagist and they dialated my eyes, checked my floaters. said there's no tears anywhere at all and I have dry eye. OK, so I look in the mirror and feel like one of my pupils is still bigger than the other....

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  • Suddenly blurred vision in Left eye. No one knows the reason

    Hi, I am 30, male, computer programmer. I've never had any problem in my eyes before, but 13 days ago my left eye got blurred and then I started getting dizzy sometimes. I went to the GP and he said it could be conjunctivitis (I didn't think it was, because my eye wasn't red or sticking)....

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  • What is "lacing" in a retina image?

    I went to get a new contact perscription today and they took a retina scan. When I went back and talked to my doctor, she compared a previous retina scan of mine (from about 2016) to the one I just took and pointed out what she described as "lacing" had appeared. They were small, blackish lines...

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  • Small brown bump on eye ball. What is it?

    I had a late night of drinking and playing Video games over the weekend and the next morning I woke up and my right eye was sore. I didn't think anything of it. Assumed I played for a little too long and strained my eyes too much. But last night it was still sore so I went to go look at it in the...

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  • How do I determine 20/25 at 26 inches?

    I've had a IOL implant and the manufacturer expects 20/25 through to as close as 26 inches... but I'm not sure how to even measure this... the big wall chart is meant to be read from 10 feet and I have near chart but it says to read it from 14 inches... so how do you test this a result from 26...

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  • Cataract after retinal Laser

    I was wondering if PASCAL laser (yellow light) could damage the ocular lens, and cause Cataract after retinal tear or hole treatment? I got cataract in my eyes only 1 Month after this treatment, is it only a coincidence ? In addition i got floaters too, which i have never seen before, even if i m very...

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  • Blurry vision in right eye for a week, doctors see nothing weong

    Hello.  This last week I’ve started noticing some blurriness in my right eye affecting the upper left part of my field of vision. It also feels like something is either wrong with my eyelids or even my eye itself as they both feel heavy and not as they usually do.  I’ve seen two doctors:...

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  • Anxiety because of eyes

    Hello everyone, I went to get my eyelashes done for the first time in December. In the end of January I decided to take them off because my eyes were starting to bother me. They became itchy and my eyes were turning red. I bought liquid lash remover and they came off. The liquid did get into my eyes...

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  • Pvd (posterior vitreous detachment)

    Interested in hearing peoples symptoms and experiances with this. I had pvd of the left eye and sure enough 6 months later,right eye. Having problems dealing with it. When both eyes are affected,hard not to think of it 24/7. Would like to hear others stories. Thanks.

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  • Different kind of floaters after retina tear laser surgery

    After the laser tear surgery I was still seeing the normal "bacteria" shaped floaters but now (being 9 days after surgery) I am seeing black dots floaters. Is this normal to get different kind of floaters. At the 4 day check up the Dr said that the laser went perfectly and nothing broke though. 

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  • Astigmatism/Amblyopia-Help!

    I have amblyopia and astigmatism. I just read that astigmatism may cause the lazy eye.. I've had 2 surgeries to correct the amblyopia but not the astigmatism- could this be why my surgeries didn't take? Does anyone have any thoughts or suggestions?

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  • Eyes feel like lead even though had good nights sleep

    For the past week I've been feeling very tied even though I've had a good nights sleep every night. I go to bed at 10:30pm and usually wake up before my alarm goes off at 6:15am. I don't remember waking up in the night and initially feel fine until after I get to work and sit down then my...

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  • Seeing ghost images (double vision) in both eyes

    I have been seeing ghost images in both eyes since around the end of august 2017. The best way to describe it is seeing faint extra images coming from the top and bottom of whatever i am looking at, which is something lighter than its surroundings( like a street light at night or subtitles in movie)....

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  • Historical Detached Retina

    I just wondered if anyone else has been diagnosed with a historical detached retina? Back in 2011 I was referred by my optician to see an ophthalmologist as I was getting flashes of white light in my left eye.  I was told I had Posterior Vitreous Detachment and also a schisis by 2 different specialists,...

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  • Vision changes from anxiety

    My vision fluctuates daily. Some days it's fine others it's horrible. Opthamologist and neurological docs say everything looks great. Is it possible anxiety is causing this?

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  • Eye Infection? For over a month, please help!

    Hello, Over month ago I was given antibiotic drops for bacterial pinkeye which my kids also had. 1 week of eye drops and theirs goes away. Mine seemed to go away too but then when I stopped using an eye wash every night my eyes would be red and goopy in the morning. So if I do not do an eye wash EVERY...

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  • Need help with eyesight problem

    First of all, I am new here so I am not sure which group I should put it in, so, sorry to the moderators if it's in the wrong group. So I have been having this condition as long as I can remember. I was not actually aware of the condition till I was around 16-17 years. Now I am 30 years old. The...

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  • Severe myopia / retinal detachment questions

    Hello, My 42 year old wife has severe myopia / retinal detachment. She has a tremendous amount of floaters and seeing is becoming challenging for her these days.  Her prescription is approximately -15 in each eye if this is needed.  Computer work especially is coming to a point where...

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  • Eyelid help ?

    normally my eyelids are off just by a bit not really noticeable unless you pay close attention but when I’m on medication (weed) they are really off and I’m hardly unable to lift the eyelid (left).. I know being on the med would obviously make my eyes low but my right eyelid is completely normal. Anyone...

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