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Why does my right eye take half an hour to refocus after close work (e.g. reading, sewing)?
There are many potential reasons for such a symptom. These can include, among others, age, earlier diseases of the eye, eye strain, neurological disease, and history of chicken pox. I think that an evaluation of your eyes by an ophthalmologist would be a good idea.
Answered by: Michael Repka, MD
Categories: Eye Conditions
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Answered: Apr 26, 2013
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