Hay fever: Expert eye care specialist on how to calm red, itchy and watery eyes

Hay fever: Expert eye care specialist on how to calm red, itchy and watery eyes

“As such, many who are impacted by it each year can end up missing social activities which involve being outside.”

With the socially restrictive year everybody has had, the thought of staying indoors – where you can’t mix with others outside of your “bubble” – may feel like an extended lockdown.

“If you use contact lenses, daily disposable lenses can provide a protective barrier to pollen,” said Shelton.

Reusable lenses, on the other hand, “are likely to make your symptoms worse over time”.

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Published at Sat, 03 Apr 2021 03:00:00 +0000