I just came back from a yearly exam with a new eye doctor. She performed a dilated exam, and said everything looked healthy and there were no signs of disease etc.. She said the only thing she noticed is that the nerves in my retina are "more close together" than she'd like, I guess they are supposed to be more spread out. She said she wasn't concerned and that it may have just been the way my retina formed. Still this has me wondering am I more at risk for something? I get yearly exams and this is the first I've had an eye doctor ever say anything like that. I'd appreciate some input because I'm a little unsatisfied with her answer! Thanks in advance!View Thread
I'm a photographer and I've got a question. I had an external camera flash go off in my face. I was trying to make the brightness of the flash lower and I hit the test button resulting in the flash going off right in my face. It was an accident. My eyes seem fine inside but when I go out into the sun it seems a little brighter than usual out. Has anyone ever had this happen to them and if so how long did this last? I did see a blue light when I closed my eyes after the flash went off and an after image for 5 minutes or so.View Thread
Driving to work in the dark the other morning I noticed all of the lights(headlights/tail lights/ billboard lights etc. all had a straight line of light running through them looking like: ///////// with the round light in the middle of the line. I noticed it again that night when driving home, but not again two nights later. This has never happened before. What could it mean? I only wear reading glasses.
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