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TomCat45 posted:
Over the past three weeks, I have been experiencing what seems like a flickering anytime I am in a very dark room or car at night time with bright dashboard lights or a light coming from a radio or alarm clock in my room. It's as if the light coming from these devices or areas are flickering or flashing, and I am the only one in my room or car that notices it. It is progressively becoming worse and more painful and quite the annoyance while I am trying to drive at night. I also notice it in stop lights (at night of course.) I also recently found out that I am anemic. I don't know if this has anything to do w/ my change in diet, however I do experience a lot of fatigue. I get about 7 - 8 hours of sleep.
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Caprice_WebMD_Staff responded:
Hi TomCat and welcome to WebMD,

Please see this resource from our own Dr. Kozarsky:

Eye Flashes and Floaters

....and see an eye specialist as soon as possible to ensure your good (eye) health.

Let us know what they find out and if you have any further questions.


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