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Board: Autoimmune Disorders 02-09-2017, 01:23 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 537
Posted By Eagle
Re: Autoimmune Dysfunction = Disease/overlapping conditions

2-10-17 To HeadMod, who I've been in contact with off and on since about 2015, about an intruder whose IP # I was given, just now today suddenly realized I simply needed to change p.w., which...
Board: Eye & Vision 02-11-2015, 02:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 595
Posted By Eagle
Re: Constant tearing and watering in eye-

I've been having very same problem, and I too wondered if it was computer eye strain, really don't know. Finally a friend and I at church remembered a scripture verse, "They shall lay hands on the...
Board: Eye & Vision 02-07-2015, 01:05 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,669
Posted By Eagle
Re: Help with dry eyes :(

Sorry, I don't know, but thx for the Q., because I'm elderly and diabetic very very dry skin & hair. Wouldn't have realized it might be another cause of my own Dry Eye.
Board: Eye & Vision 02-06-2015, 03:03 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,669
Posted By Eagle
Re: Help with dry eyes :(

If the thyroid doctor only tested TSH, (did he or she even tell you that reading?) you might want to see an endocrinologist. So many things can affect the TSH.
Board: Eye & Vision 02-05-2015, 03:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 801
Posted By Eagle
Re: Is this a floater or something worse?

Thanks for sharing this info with us although I for one can't help at all. Am always getting a gnat or something in my eye and feel something for months or years. Good luck.
Board: Eye & Vision 01-14-2015, 01:59 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 915
Posted By Eagle
Re: Unilateral eye problem

Sounds like you are right, Muldova, and I plan to make an appointment next week, already have some this week, to ask about a prescription for Restasis. Thought I had seen it at Walmart, but maybe...
Board: Eye & Vision 01-13-2015, 12:27 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 915
Posted By Eagle
Re: Unilateral eye problem

Moldova, thanks for info that blepharitis also causes itching, not just my allergies which are LIFELONG, and long term diabetes retinopathy and cataract surgeries, autoimmune diseases too. Several...
Board: Eye & Vision 01-12-2015, 03:35 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 915
Posted By Eagle
Re: Unilateral eye problem

Thanks for Restasis suggestion. Itching means allergy, and I have Pataday drops, very expensive so I don't use every day, but absolutely every morning there's watering for a while, especially of my...
Board: Eye & Vision 01-12-2015, 03:27 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 595
Posted By Eagle
Re: Constant tearing and watering in eye-

Every morning I get this, and it helps a LITTLE if I run some very hot water onto a piece of paper towel and hold it briefly to both eyes, left one worse. Supposed to wake up some glands, word starts...
Board: Eye & Vision 11-16-2014, 03:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 541
Posted By Eagle
Re: Retinal Hemorrhage and Eyebrow loss

Did the opthalmologist call the retinal bleeding "retinopathy"? Wants to do up to one thousand laser burns in each of four sessions? I was always given three applications of the deadening drops, so...
Board: Eye & Vision 11-16-2014, 03:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 541
Posted By Eagle
Re: Retinal Hemorrhage and Eyebrow loss

Did the opthalmologist call the retinal bleeding "retinopathy"? Wants to do up to one thousand laser burns in each of four sessions? I was always given three applications of the deadening drops, so...
Board: Eye & Vision 11-16-2014, 03:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 541
Posted By Eagle
Re: Retinal Hemorrhage and Eyebrow loss

...Thanks, just wanted to check on this particular question, since I sometimes see pretty "screen saver" type small designs, maybe using computer too much, also have low thyroid, and losing...
Board: Eye & Vision 09-30-2014, 03:53 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,348
Posted By Eagle
Cool Re: Fluctuating Vision - Keratoconus

Are you diabetic, besides Dry Eye? I have both those conditions, and some others, since I'm an elderly person. Maybe if you tell us a bit more there would be some ...
Board: Eye & Vision 07-05-2013, 05:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 703
Posted By Eagle
Smile Re: Not sure what is going on with my eye

So sorry you seem to have older peoples' "Droopy Eyelid" at age 20, probably due to your medicines that I for one never heard of, don't know anythng about Chrohns.

You can easily do...
Board: Eye & Vision 07-05-2013, 03:21 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,005
Posted By Eagle
Smile Re: Woke Up with Really Bloodshot eye

Are you diabetic? I'm sure your doctors have already asked you that, but just in case they didn't, there's diabetic Retinopathy, extra blood vessels on or in the Retina, which if they get...
Board: Thyroid Disorders 06-11-2013, 07:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 866
Posted By Eagle
Re: New! Synthroid & T3 question

It's encouraging that so many of us have the same symptoms when under-treated, so we must be on the right track. I've had a doctor or two tell me, laughing, they only studied thyroid about ten...
Board: Thyroid Disorders 06-11-2013, 06:58 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 866
Posted By Eagle
Re: New! Synthroid question

It's encouraging that so many of us have the same symptoms when under-treated, so we must be on the right track. I've had a doctor or two tell me, laughing, they only studied thyroid about ten...
Board: Eye & Vision 06-11-2013, 03:31 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 841
Posted By Eagle
Re: My experiences of multi focal lenses

I was told I couldn't have multi-focal implants, can't remember the reason, if one was even given, I was so surprised. My surgeries, both of my diabetic eyes, were in 2006.
I have much the same...
Board: Eye & Vision 05-28-2013, 01:43 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 625
Posted By Eagle
Re: MSM eye drops

Don't know anything about this, sorry, just posting Quick Reply because it's been a few days and nobody knows so far. I've had reactions to the most expensive eye drops and...
Board: Eye & Vision 05-28-2013, 01:39 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 794
Posted By Eagle
Re: Watery Eyes - DCR - Diagnosis

Thank you for introducing us to the subject, although I don't know a thing about it to help you. Hopefully someone here will.
Board: Eye & Vision 05-28-2013, 01:31 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 819
Posted By Eagle
Re: Blepharitis help

Thanks for introducing this subject, and sorry I can't help you but will subscribe. Your allergies luck sounds like mine, Reactions to the most expensive meds. I do like ...
Board: Eye & Vision 05-18-2013, 12:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,193
Posted By Eagle
Re: No idea what's happening to my eyes

Congratulations on finding that, and thanks for sharing it with the rest of us just in case we should ever encounter it.

Good luck, and please continue to keep us...
Board: Thyroid Disorders 05-10-2013, 06:45 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 379
Posted By Eagle
Re: Thyroid Antibodies & Thyroid Resistance

I've been a member of this and other forums on this subject since about 2002, and I believe we learned that being hypo-thyroid because of Antibodies is called Hashi's. Right?
Board: Thyroid Disorders 05-10-2013, 06:40 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 379
Posted By Eagle
Thyroid Antibodies & Thyroid Resistance

5-10-13

The late Dr. John C. Lowe, who was himself hypo-thyroid, once wrote that Antibodies attacking the thyroid gland could be SLOWED by taking adequate T4. I've tried it, and T4 does ...
Board: Eye & Vision 05-10-2013, 07:32 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,193
Posted By Eagle
Re: No idea what's happening to my eyes

A great big Amen to the others' replies, and glad I found this thread again because I meant to say, diabetic retinopathy would be inside the eye, not where you can see the extra blood ...
Board: Eye & Vision 05-08-2013, 06:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,193
Posted By Eagle
Re: No idea what's happening to my eyes

We don't claim to be experts, just have to guess at some possibilities. One, that I've had, If there's diabetes in your family, and you've had it quite a while without...
Board: Eye & Vision 05-03-2013, 07:36 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,569
Posted By Eagle
Re: I accidentally rubbed my eyes after PRK, I'm worried

Do you have some Refresh drops, for Dry Eye, in case that's what the problem is? I've had a lot of laser surgery for Diabetic Retinopathy, extra blood vessels needing to be...
Board: Eye & Vision 05-02-2013, 04:30 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 702
Posted By Eagle
Re: Fuchs Corneal Dystrophy Surgery

...May 2, 2013,
Probably a google search would tell you a lot. And there's a link just to the right of this paragraph to someone's sharing their experience. Probably most...
Board: Thyroid Disorders 04-29-2013, 04:04 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 325
Posted By Eagle
Wink Thyroid Resistance Definition Search

4-29-2013

I know Thyroid Resistance is rare, so rare that I've searched the entire board, and found nothing, except about Pituitary Thyroid Resistance.

If anyone ever does post...
Board: Eye & Vision 04-16-2013, 05:14 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,542
Posted By Eagle
Re: Blepharitis

Welcome, Marji, and thanks for the information that the eyelid oil gland discharge (?) can be "thick as toothpaste" or whatever. Mine's not that thick, just have to do an absent-minded...
Board: Eye & Vision 04-11-2013, 01:49 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,091
Posted By Eagle
Re: Dry eye? Or something else?

Never tried tea before, but my experience has been that Refresh drops are more soothing than a brand that someone said could cause chemical burn.

I wouldn't expect to ...
Board: Eye & Vision 04-11-2013, 01:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,704
Posted By Eagle
Re: Vitrectomy for retinal detachment - recovery

I had cataract surgery, both eyes, in 2006, and I forget the reason the young surgeon mentioned for not using multi-focal implants. Anyone know some reasons? It's evidently ...
Board: Eye & Vision 04-11-2013, 01:32 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,557
Posted By Eagle
Re: Vitrectomy- Experience & Questions

Thanks for your report, helpful to all of us who may some day need vitrectomy, maybe when we're old enough to have arthritis, which it seems would make face down healing ...
Board: Fibromyalgia 03-23-2013, 08:48 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,272
Posted By Eagle
Re: Does a flare up ever stop?

I'm here looking for help myself, don't really know anything except, at Thyroid forums, some people have Fibromyalgia, and I did before my dosage of T4 was increased to 300. I have...
Board: Eye & Vision 03-19-2013, 01:51 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 652
Posted By Eagle
Re: Anxiety over opthamologist Appt.

Simply look for a place that doesn't have that requirement. Good luck.
Board: Eye & Vision 03-19-2013, 01:41 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 10,199
Posted By Eagle
Re: glasses after cataract surgery for one eye

Amen to that opinion that you should see another eye doctor, maybe even two. Someone might be just wanting to do more surgery because lucrative for him or her?

Sympathy about...
Board: Eye & Vision 03-17-2013, 05:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,062
Posted By Eagle
Re: mini-stroke diagnosis in right eye

I would be looking for someone with the exact same problem too. If there is someone. But while you're waiting, I need to also add something I just heard this afternoon from a doctor...
Board: Eye & Vision 03-17-2013, 08:05 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,062
Posted By Eagle
Re: mini-stroke diagnosis in right eye

Lots of sympathy. I was talking to a pharmacist one time, and she suggested over-the-counter Ibuprofin for swelling and inflammation. I'm finding that it helps some. You might want to do an...
Board: Eye & Vision 03-13-2013, 07:27 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,838
Posted By Eagle
Re: Scleral Buckle complication

"Coming through"? Not that I'd know anything about it even if I did understand that. Hope someone will be able to advise you.
Board: Eye & Vision 03-13-2013, 07:24 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,025
Posted By Eagle
Re: tear drainage surgery - DCR - Lester Jones tube

Maybe your doctor just meant 4 to 5 wks if everything's okay, and expects you to call if there's a problem. Hope you'll keep us posted, as I've been told I have a "METABOLIC" drainage...
Board: Eye & Vision 03-12-2013, 01:43 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 865
Posted By Eagle
Re: Eye puffiness - allergies or something else?

Actually I have no idea what might help, but wonder about hot or cold compresses. I have Dry Eye, use the refreshing drops before bed, and in the morning run some hot water in kitchen sink,...
Board: Eye & Vision 03-11-2013, 02:51 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,027
Posted By Eagle
Re: Infection/parasite?

I'm glad somebody finally mentioned that allergy causes itchy eyes. That much is simple.

Ask at the nearest opthalmologist's ofc who's the most-recommended Retina specialist, and find out ...
Board: Eye & Vision 03-11-2013, 01:44 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 989
Posted By Eagle
Re: thyroid medicine and eye problems

Partial Quote: The endokrinologist doesnt think I have graves and the opthomologists didnt find anything in my eyes. Only one said that I have slight inflammation.....

I think I'd start ...
Board: Eye & Vision 03-01-2013, 01:04 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 640
Posted By Eagle
Cool Re: Restor Multifocal Lens

Could it be Macular Degeneration, or Injury? Do some searches and then also get another opinion? Welcome to the Forum.
Board: Eye & Vision 02-28-2013, 04:00 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 614
Posted By Eagle
Do a Search Online for Particular Steroid SideEffects

You didn't mention exactly which steroid.

I've just posted re my experience with one, which I'm sure you can search out right at this site. I can't remember the name of the thread,...
Board: Eye & Vision 02-28-2013, 03:53 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 841
Posted By Eagle
Re: Complications after IOL Cateract surgery

Amen to that about Doctors' personality types and their assuming you don't need to know/wouldn't understand any details.

One example, they may prescribe something without telling you it's...
Board: Eye & Vision 02-16-2013, 03:29 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,151
Posted By Eagle
Re: Vision Problems

Never "been there" so I can't help except to suggest seeing an eye doctor, which I realize you may have already done but just forgot (I think) to mention. There's probably plenty of people here...
Board: Eye & Vision 02-09-2013, 03:28 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,067
Posted By Eagle
Re: Eyesight is getting weaker

I just saved some tips for better vision , for instance look away, at least 10 ft., often, blink more often, and I forget what all else. Has anyone tried special computer glasses? ( I ...
Board: Eye & Vision 02-06-2013, 02:46 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,542
Posted By Eagle
Re: Blepharitis

I forgot to say, I also use Refresh drops, usually just once a day, maybe twice, because when I was told to use my Systane 4 times a day, I seemed to be, in my amateur opinion, ...
Board: Eye & Vision 01-28-2013, 02:41 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,106
Posted By Eagle
Re: Meniere's and eye pain

No idea, sorry, but since this was posted on the 22nd, I just thought I'd give you an acknowledgement.

Eye problems can be very mysterious. I for one don't really know what meniere's is, ...
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