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by 48 · about 13 hours ago

I'm 32 and have had glasses since I was a teenager (near-sightedness). One of the reasons I don't wear contacts other than during exercise or social events is because my eyes feel tired and sandy the next day, irrespective of how well I've rested.... (more)

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SlimIcy 0 · January 04, 2013 at 6:11 PM

I have the same thing happen when I occasionally wear contacts. It goes away when I wear them consistently (or more obviously, not at all). I think it has to do more with your eyes taking time to get used to the contacts, and if you wear them very... (more)

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by 11152 · about 14 hours ago

I can only eat so much in a day. I get lots of protein and fat, but I just can't seem to find room for enough carbs. I'm lucky if I break 100g/day. As a result (and the dry cool fronts coming through recently) my eyes are pretty crispy and... (more)

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Atkins_witha_loincloth 0 · October 25, 2011 at 3:14 AM

It is possible that you have developed ocular rosacea. You do NOT have to have facial/skin rosacea to have ocular rosacea. Either can occur prior to the development of the other, without the development of the other form, and they can occur... (more)

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by 2297 · about 14 hours ago

So, I've had dry eyes for a long time, at least going back 8 or so years. My Mom also always noticed that my eyes were bloodshot most of time - saying that I should play less computer games, but that's beside the point. I've noticed I had a... (more)

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Fiona 0 · September 17, 2011 at 8:15 PM

Do you include liver/offal in your diet? Vitamin A seems to be a big thing wrt eye health. Of course, remember your other fat soluble vitamins in association!

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by 0 · about 14 hours ago

I have happily been wearing RGP lenses for over 30 years for all my waking hours without any problems. I see 20/20 with my lenses, and 20/40 with glasses. I irritated my eyes some time ago when home cleaning chemicals causes an irritation. I had... (more)

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Years_of_Dry_Eye 0 · September 18, 2011 at 9:09 PM

It sounds like you may have MGD (definition: http://www.dryeyezone.com/encyclopedia/mgd.html) or posterior blepharitis (definition: http://www.aoa.org/x4718.xml). Besides compresses have you tried gently pressing down on your lids to express the... (more)

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by 0 · October 30, 2014 at 4:51 AM

Hi there. My mum has sjogrens syndrome, the main symptoms for her being dry eyes, dry mouth, tiredness and brain fog (I think). After a good experience for me back in 2007 eliminating grains for a while to help get over glandular fever and get... (more)

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joi_1 0 · June 02, 2013 at 7:43 PM

I did test positive for sjogren's through lip biopsy. I have eliminated gluten and I experiment with Paleo dishes. I take Vitamin D-3, 5,000 in winter less in summer, a probiotic slenium 50 mg. and metamucil. I exercise every day, running mostly.... (more)

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