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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 Pain / Headache - could this be connected to my Wisdom Tooth?

    I have been to a walk in centre and my doctor so far about pain I have been experiencing in my right eye only and brow / temple area on that side. My eye has been getting bloodshot and I have had a headache on that side for 2 weeks + now as well as slgiht blur in that eye and senstivity to light. I have...

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  • ACUTE HERPETIC KERATITIS

    This is the rather scary title for Viral Cold Sore Infection (EYES) I have no idea where it came from as I have never had a cold sore ever I only know that it is extremely painful  It starte 12days ago,and I just thought I had probably got a bit of gardening debris in the eye and used Optrex to...

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  • Retinal Tear Laser Surgery

    I recently went to a retinal specialist because I was getting some flashes now and then and a lot of floaters and she told me I had a retinal tear that actually had tried to repair itself but said she would do the laser retinal repair surgery to prevent it from opening. The doctor acted as though it...

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  • Been seeing some weird stuff in my vision.

    Okay. It’s been a few months now. First symptoms were an onset of Floaters in my vision. Went to the Eye doctor and got an OCT. Everything was normal. Now, my vision is hazy when looking at bright lights and I see rainbow halos around street lamps and other bright lights. Got tested for Acute Glaucoma...

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  • Blurred vision in one eye

    I've had blurred vision in my left eye for about 8 months. I've had 3 eye exams at Specsavers since then; all said my eye looks healthy. I've been given a prescription which corrects the blurriness. However, my left eye seems to produce less tears. On my first visit to Specsavers I was...

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  • Retinal Detachment

    My husband suffered a detached retina a couple of weeks ago, unfortunately it had been detached a few days before it was diagnosed the surgery was done to preserve the remaining vision not restore the vision he lost.  He is recovering but finds it difficult to read, watch TV or concentrate when...

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  • weird shadow / lines in vison

    for the past 2 months + I have been experiencing very distressing vison symptoms and i’m beyond bored and sick of them now.  I can’t even concentrate on my life because I always feel the need to keep testing it so see if it’s still there it’s really taking over my life and any help would be really...

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  • *PLEASE HELP* my eyesight is gone really weird

    It's started 5 months ago during work I got a headache and my eyesight went all weird like I was drunk/high. It has been the same ever since it dosent come and go it's constant 24/7. It feels like im drugged! I have no other real symptoms just my eyesight is weird it's not blurry or anything...

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  • Does the brain adapt after an eye injury?

     I had a bad accident last month. I tripped while carrying a heavy tray of food and glasses. Went flying, the tray landed on the marble floor before I did, and the broken glass Entered my Eye  and slashed into my face. Doctors did a five hour operation to save the eye, and told me that the...

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  • How can I get rid of smokey vision?

    Hello, I got my first pair of CibaVision Freshlook clear lenses yesterday. I wore my lenses for almost four hour. But after the first hour of wearing, my vision got kind of smokey. As if something caught fire and there were smoke everywhere. I returned home ASAP and took them off. But the problem didn't...

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  • Eyelid feeling odd, eye seems larger than the other

    Hello, Can you please let me know what are the reasons why my top eyelid in right eye could be feeling heavy/swollen/odd for the past 5 weeks but not showing any visual signs of drooping or swelling? Medical history below: 1. Addison and Hashimoto diagnosed, on treatment 2. No other conditions diagnosed/found...

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  • eye floaters !

    Hello everyone, this is the first time I write here and my English is not that good. I just want ask you about eye floaters ( threads and spots )  I first notice working in my office . And never notice them anywhere, but I got stressed and booked an appointment Whith an eye doctor, he told me that...

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  • Blurred/patchy vision, muffled hearing and loss of balance.

    I'm 23 and last night I experienced a sudden onset of blurry and patchy vision, and my hearing became reduced/muffled. Additionally, I felt quite hot and I was having trouble walking- when I got up to go to the bathroom during this episode, I nearly fell over. This particular experience has happened...

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  • Blurry Vision after Retinal Tear Laser Treatment

    Hi! I'm 22 and had retinal tear treatment for both my eyes. My right eye had 2 holes and my left retina was thinning out. It's been about 3 weeks since I've gotten the the treatment, but my eyes are both still dilated and my close vision is blurry. I've been back to the doctors and he...

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  • Wierd hole dots in corner of waterline and uncoumfortable eye

    In the inner corner of my eye right on the waterline there’s this dark dot that looks like a hole. I discovered it when I was looking for the cause of my eye being rather uncoumfortable when I close it (which is annoying whilst I’m trying to sleep). Does anyone know what this dot could be. I have a picture...

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  • Castor oil for dry eyes

    I have suffered with dry itchy red irritable eyes for years. Tried all the drops creams eyelid sprays none of them really helped hardly at all. I have read that castor oil really helps people with dry eyes by using them as eye drops. Also you can actually buy castor oil drops. When i went into boots...

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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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  • Eyemax lens London Eye Hospital

    Hi having recently had Eyemax lens fitted at London Eye Hospital which didn’t work and now my eyesight is worse than before surgery.Just wondered if there is anybody else out there who has suffered the same as me.

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  • Having weird eye problem for few weeks now and getting worried

    It started of minor and I barely noticed the pain above my eye area around the eyebrows and close to the nose bridge. The pain will always go away whenever I sleep and when I wake up it's fine but it's always later on the pain will randomly appear again until I sleep like a cycle. Days and weeks...

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  • Scleral buckle removal

    I had scleral buckle surgery 4 months ago for a detached retina in my left eye, I am 19 years old and this has been one of the most difficult things I have had to deal with. Before the retina in my eye detached I had extreme issues with appearance and was struggling on a daily basis since my surgery...

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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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  • Recurrent Corneal Erosion - advice please?

    So a few months ago I started getting watery eyes, usually the left but occasionally the right too, along with soreness (limited by the hefty amount of pain meds I am already on, but still enough to cause me enough discomfort that I can't open my eye when it tears right up), massive watering (i'd...

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  • Temporary Tunnel Vision and Colourblindness

    First I'll start by saying I am short sighted (-4.5), have mild red green colourblindness and moderate visual snow. Over the past year or so every so often, maybe once a month, I've been getting what I can only describe as temporary tunnel vision. Basically, all of a sudden my peripheral vision...

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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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  • Left eye pain after saliva entered

    Hi Guys, While talking with my friend yesterday, some 2 drops of saliva entered into my left eye. After 10-15 mins of exposure to saliva, my left eye starts to hurt. My questions are, 1) If it is infections, will bacteria/virus cause pain in such short period ( just 15 mins after exposure) I don't...

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  • Macular degenaration

    I have dry macular degeneration in both eyes. I am 75 years old. I use 1 table spoons of Manuka honey with 5 table spoons of distilled water. I put eye drops in the morning. Afternoon and at bedtime. This way it does not sting. Here is the “kicker”. I bought Golder Saffron on Amazon about for about $50....

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  • weird line and shadow in vision

    hi there i really hope somebody can help me because this has been going on for two months and i’m so borderline sick of it and it makes me so upset every single day with worry.  basically i have this line ( it’s NOT a floater ) in my vison next to my nose in both eyes but it’s more pronounced in...

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  • I need cataract surgery after vitrectomy

    I need cataract surgery after vitrectomy for a macular hole done two years ago.  But to complicate matters, I also have very bad myopia (-12). I'm concerned about finding an experienced surgeon with high-risk patients like myself.  With these problems, I'm a prime candidate for a retinal...

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  • floaters eye

    Hi Sorry for my bad English I'm 25 years old. A few months ago I got to this floaters  In both eyes, Gray and black line with high numbers And especially in the sun, the number of floaters is higher  I did a blood test and found that I was vitamin B12, 175, and suspected of having anemia.And...

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  • Peripheral vision blindness in right eye

    Couple hours back, I lost a lot of my peripheral vision in my right eye. It's as if I had some large floaters in my eye, only that these floaters would be spots of blindness. This only lasted for about 30 minutes or so, but I'm starting to worry that I'm going to lose my eyesight. Is it...

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  • My floaters are driving me insane!

    So I’m a Type 1 Diabetic and obviously go for my yearly exam to make sure my eyes are healthy. I was just there exactly 4 weeks ago and my opthemologist said she didn’t see any changes in my eyes. She asked if I ever saw floaters, bugs, lights, etc. and I said no just because I’ve always seen floaters...

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  • Unsubscribe

    How do you unsubscribe from this site? I clicked on "unsubscribe" three weeks ago. Please make it stop!

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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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  • see better in contacts than glasses

    hey guys. As you know, I have really bad health anxiety and today just keeps getting worse and worse. My fear of a tumor has been through the roof these past few days. Anyway, I wore my contact lenses all day today and I could see crystal clear. I put my glasses on and I have extremely blurry vision....

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  • Eyeballs flickers at random moments.

    Hello! So for the past two years-ish (I remember a time when it didn’t happen but can’t remember exactly when it began) I have random moments where my eyeballs will flicker left to right for a split second.  Nothing causes it and there’s no pattern but it happens quite regularly - sometimes it...

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