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Redness in the eye due to prolonged exposure to computer - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   How can i help you
User :   hi
Doctor :   hello
Doctor :   Please provide these details of the person-Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status
User :   my eyes got redden when sitting infront of computer for a long time
User :   or when exposed to dust
Doctor :   since when you have this problem
User :   Age: 22 Gender:male Occupation:Linux administrator Location:xxxx Marital Status:MAle
User :   around 2 years
Doctor :   are you using glassess or spectacles
User :   but no problems with eye power
User :   no
Doctor :   how many hours per day you work on computer
User :   8 hours
Doctor :   did oyu have checked your vision any time
User :   ya
Doctor :   is there any watering of eyes, itching, blurring
User :   they said that is alergic
User :   itching
Doctor :   when you got vision checked
User :   but no other irritation
User :   they told it's alergy and told me to avoid dust
Doctor :   See seeing computer for long hours will cause something called computer vision syndrome
Doctor :   Blink your eyes every 20 minutes
User :   hm
Doctor :   take abreaks from seeing once in 2 hours for about 10minutes
User :   ok
Doctor :   wash yuur eyes with cold water 2-3 times to prevent dryness
User :   but problem occurs when i exposed to dust too
User :   ok
Doctor :   use antiglare glassess or antiglare screen for computer
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   How can i help you
Doctor :   Dear user your free chat trial is over. You will have to make the payment to continue the chat. It's a very nominal cost. The system will not allow you to chat until then.
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