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Irritation, watering and strain in eyes due to long working hours in computer. Need check up? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 12-Jun-2013
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Doctor:Good afternoon
Doctor:Dr. xxxxxxxx here
User:good afternoon
Doctor:Please proceed with your query
User:I have irritation and strain in my eyes when I sit in front of my laptop fir long hours.
User:Also sometimes tears come out of my eyes due to strain.
User:Please help me with that.
Doctor:You could use add tears eye drops every 4 hours
Doctor:in both the eyes
Doctor:Also, you must blink your eyes often
Doctor:You must also take frequent breaks from the computer
Doctor:Every hour you must stare at a distant object more than 20 meters away for the eye strain to go away
Doctor:Are you there?
Doctor:Are you following me?
User:do i need a eye check up??
Doctor:May I know your age?
User:25 yrs
Doctor:I do not think you need to go for an eye check up
User:It means i do not have any serious problem..
User:are you there??
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