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I have had itchy eyes, dryness and discharge for six weeks. Not very itchy and not lots of discharge but I haven’t been able to wear contact lenses and it isn’t showing signs of getting any better.
I am very new to contact lenses and have some on trial. When I tried to put them in on day two, I found that two were in the same container. I have no idea which is the left one or which is the right one – how do I tell?
I’m 18 years old and my vision keeps getting blurry. I could be looking at anything then all of a sudden all I see is a big blur. I have to stop looking at what I’m doing and try focus on something before my eyes stop being blurry. I haven’t had an eye test since I was 12 and it’s kinda worrying.
I have just been told I need glasses as I am shortsighted in my right eye and long sighted in the left one, my prescription is Right -0.25 -1.00 85 +1.75
Left 0.00 -0.75 70 +1.75
Do I need to inform the DVLA ?
I have new trifocal lens glasses. The left lens trifocal section is markedly lower in its position on the lens than is the trifocal section of the right lens when measured with a ruler.
I have some funny shapes and light in my eye but only when I am asleep. I have floaters in my right eye and a cataract forming but still have about ninety percent vision.
I recently had an eye test at Specsavers and was told I was slightly shortsighted (-0.50 in both eyes), and therefore prescribed glasses. The optician told me to wear them at my computer at work, while driving and watching TV.
I am shortsighted and wear contact lenses every day. I have recently noticed that the edges of my eyes are yellowing, with lots of red veins- mostly yellowing on the corners and as a line at the bottom of my eye ball (ie when pull under eye down). I have recently given up meat so there is a potential I have an iron deficiency. Is it normal to have yellowing eye on the edge of my eye ball?
I am 31 having 6/6 LE and 6/18 RE. I work on computers all day. It seems that my eyes get tired from time to time and distance vision gets blurred slightly. Had eye check up and all okay. I have normal myopia. Is there anything to be worried about? Does computers make you go blind? I am nervous.
I am a Specsavers customer for both my glasses and contact lenses, however I am living in Italy for six months for work and recently noticed that my vision was blurry with my glasses so I went to see an Eye Doctor for an eye test (an Oculista).