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I’ve had a prominent blood vessel on the white of one of my eyes for several months. It never used to be a problem, but the blood vessel now extends nearer to the iris and therefore lies underneath my contact lens. It’s very sore if I put a lens in this eye now. Other than switching back to wearing glasses is there anything else that I can do?
I’m trialling contact lenses on day three and my vision goes blurry is this normal?
I need an eye test and a pair of glasses while I wait. My glasses have broken, I have the lens but have not had an eye test for nearly three years.
Can being on the computer too much cause astigmatism or short sightedness?
I have just collected my varifocal glasses from Specsavers today and It was explained to me that it would take a couple of weeks or so to get used to what angle to look at for the most optimal vision and I accept this. My problem is that the long range part of the prescription isn’t any different then if I wasn’t wearing any glasses at all.
I suffer from both Retinitis Pigmentosa and a macular “pucker” in my left eye, so I’m sensitive to changes in my vision.
On 4th October 2014, I was doing some cleaning and suffered what I thought was an allergic reaction, from some dust. The inner corner of my left eye was swelling and watering a lot and when I looked to my right I noticed that the sclera of my eye wrinkled up as it met the inner corner of my eye next to my nose.
My daughter had her pre school (four years old) eye test today at nursery. When I picked her up I was handed a note saying she has reduced vision in both eyes and that an appointment would be sent out for her to see someone at the eye pavilion at the hospital.
Is it by law that a contact lens prescription should last for one year after examination?
Will wearing my lower prescription glasses from last time for close-up work now (e.g reading, using the computer) damage my eyes?