... This is the beginning of this health board. My mainly focus on this board is to learn and contribute about eye problems and therapy. Specially NLP, EMDR, and PTSD.
Being my personal info, I'm from Pakistan a 34 years female with 3 kids, 1 son and daughters. :cool: (0 replies)
... of Genteal "Severe Dry Eye Gel". I've driven myself nuts looking for it! I finally tried Systane Gel Drops. Bottle MUST be shaken before use. They do blur vision so I try to just use at night before bed. But I need one I can use during the day. I'm also on Restasis. ... (6 replies)
... I am now 4 weeks post op. My eye looks great, just started wearing eye make up again. I noticed my vision at night is much improved, in fact really clear and good. That is a plus I did not expect. ... (9 replies)
... He said not attempt to get new glasses until 3 months is up. So I will let you know if any issues and how my vision is at the 3 month mark. ... (9 replies)
... Macular problems can present in various ways. My vision appeared like I was underwater with my eyes open. ... (5 replies)
... Its not uncommon for a prescription to change..go see your opthamaologist and get your vision checked...its probably nothing more than that, but you want to be sure! ... (4 replies)
... Any vision changes should be evaluated by your Ophthalmologist or Optometrist. ... (4 replies)
... I have worn glasses for about a year now and my vision has been perfect. About a month ago I'm getting dizzy spells while I'm reading, I have to look away. ... (4 replies)
... I suffer with Thyroid Eye Disease (TED). I had an orbital decompression carried out on my left eye 9 days ago. Since the morning after the operation I have been unable to see.
I have had an MRI & a CT scan which both came back saying my optical nerve was healthy & there's no sign of a hematoma which would cause oxygen loss meaning loss of vision.
The doctors suspected... (0 replies)
... Thanks. No I'm due to see a neurologist in a 3 weeks however. I've had this problem for 5 months now, it's driving me crazy...
With your macular hole I assume this effect was only seen with one eye then?
Has it got better? (5 replies)
... is was in my right eye and it did not affect the macula. The doctor is leaving the oil in for 6 months to make sure the lasered area is healed fully. I do have vision in the eye but it is very blurry and just slightly distorted. ... (0 replies)
... Sounds like you need a bit of PRK to touch that up as obviously that refractive error will not leave you with good distance vision.
Depending on the corneal topography, PRK has to be approached very cautiously in post-RK patients. Has your Dr. indicated that there's any issues in doing the touch-up PRK to fully correct you? Post-RK patients can have a lot of issues... (1 replies)
... I wouldn't think so. I'm on drops for dry eye and have been for years. Didn't effect anything. I also have used allergy drops at times and that didn't either. Not all eye doctors dilate your eyes anyway. Mine doesn't typically. (1 replies)
... I have an appointment in ten days for an eye exam to get a new prescription for glasses. I'm currently using various eyedrops (GenTeal, Patanol) to help with dry eye and allergic conjunctivitis and wondered if I should use the drops as usual before the exam. Is there any problem with using the drops i.e. will they affect my ability to focus and invalidate the visual accuity... (1 replies)
... years ago I had 4 cut RK in both my eyes. I have been wearing glasses for the last 15 years. In September 2016 I started having issues where mid and distance vision deteriorated to the point that I had to look out of the bottom of my glasses to read highway signs. ... (1 replies)
... So, here we go. I have floaters for ages, maybe twenty years, I am 43 now. I wear glasses for reading and looking further away (like driving, watching tv). I have astigmatism, been born that way. Have some other health issues aswell and take quite a few meds. Since december the 20th I got quite 'scary' eye symptoms. I have blurs (sometimes large ones), flashes with light and... (0 replies)
... My son is currently 2 years and 6 months old. He is having problem in his vision when he faces the sunlight. We also noticed that the eyes balls of my son are kept vibrating a bit since he was 6 months old. ... (0 replies)
... Hi everyone, this is my first post. Since Sept of last year I've had several episodes of vision loss. Doing nothing abnormal, vision just all of a sudden goes blurry as if eyes are crossed. Only lasts about 30 seconds, no dizziness or nausea associated. ... (0 replies)
... Thanks a lot for your response, so its not normal to see bunch of floaters when u stare into the sky? by bunch it would be 7~ floaters. Also these lines are really strange for me as I cannot find an answer for it online, is it incresead pressure in the eye? hypertension related? silent migrane? or retinopathy? Would appreciate it if someone could explain it to me. (3 replies)
... me insane is now gone, my black eye has appeared and my eye still looks pretty rough. No floaters as of yet. I do feel better today. No noticeable change in my vision and I know it is too early to tell. Just wanted to post an update. Thank you for letting me share. ... (9 replies)