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Lately my left eye has been hurting when I look around. Yesterday, my eye would hurt when I looked to the far right but today it started to hurt when I looked far left or down. It also hurts when I squeeze my eyes shut. This started the day after my test but prior to that, I spent long hours studying for it. Would this be eye strain?
When I put in my left lens my eye becomes red and watery. This does not happen with the right one. But after a while with some Oxipool it goes back to normal white and stops being watery. Do I have an issue I need to look into? Recently started using contacts.
Is the prism glass helpful for partially sighted people?
Your Tailor Made varifocals, are they the same as the Varilux varifocals 4D?
If not how do they differ?
I was talking to a family member on iPad Facebook, they were in the dark with a single light in the other room, they were mucking about making eclipses out of the light. I suddenly had trouble with my right eye which had previously suffered a burst vein which blocked the retina, but has since cleared itself. I am now left with an eye which is causing burning pain. Do you think this will wear off or should I see someone. The optometrist at Leominster Specsavers was the person who found the first problem.
Is the Intuitive Colorimeter test free of charge for my 8 year old son?
I have monthly silicone hydrogel contact lenses from Specsavers. As I wear my lenses five days a week I was wondering whether monthly meant I had to throw them 30 days from opening or 30 uses from opening. Also is wearing the lenses from 8am to 10pm too long?
I’ve been getting contact lenses and glasses from Specsavers for years. I know the price of my glasses was a lot less last time I went from me being a student and buying contact lenses too. I’m now on jobseekers and my mum said I should get the test free. She’s usually been with me and always sorted the payment part as I’ve been getting them since I was young so she knew more about it than me. I’m just wondering what I do? My test and lens check is on 2nd June.
I am a software engineer, so I am be in front of my system for more than 10 hours and I am using contact lenses since I have a power of -3.5 for both the eyes. I am suffering from severe eye pain, I am fed up with consulting doctors, so can you suggest any kind of eye solution to avoid this pain. Any help will be highly appreciated.
I’ve gone away from home and left my glasses and had to throw out the lenses I brought with me. Is it possible to call in and purchase a pair or pairs of contact lenses while I’m away as I can’t see well without them?