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    Welcome to Grumpy Groupies!!! This group is open to every one. I hope that all my buddies will join and use it often. Sad or happy, NO discussion is taboo. I do ask that you use Trigger in the title when necessary. Hopefully we can have fun and also support those who are having a hard time. Muahs
    Swollen eyelid for a week, help?
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    BipolarDisorder2 posted:
    I woke up last Monday morning with my R upper eyelid swollen. Throughout the day it got better, and has gotten progresively better, but hasn't quit being swollen entirely. It's usually at it's worst in the morning, right when I wake up (which is about 80% better than before), buuut it's still a tad swollen throughout the day. It's not infected and it doesn't hurt or itch, but it's getting ANNOYING!

    Anyone have any ideas on how to fix this?

    *HUGS*
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    bpcookie responded:
    my guess would be that you have a clogged eye duct or even a clogged eye lash hole thingy (what ever they call it). Wash your eye lid real good with warm water twice a day. Then put a warm wash cloth over it before you go to bed at night. See if that helps. :)
    When all else fails, go Bipolar all over their azzes!!
     
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    BipolarDisorder2 replied to bpcookie's response:
    *GASP* Thaaaanks :)

    How are you doing, btw?

    <3
     
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    BipolarDisorder2 replied to BipolarDisorder2's response:
    I emailed my Great Grandpa to see what he thinks...he's an optimologist so I'm really hoping he's like yup, it's this and this and here's what you do....haven't heard from him yet LOL
     
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    bpcookie replied to BipolarDisorder2's response:
    Im not well yet. I have been keeping very very still today. It seems to be helping a bit. Tomorrow I have a Dr.s apt. with a different Dr. Wish me luck.
    When all else fails, go Bipolar all over their azzes!!
     
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    BipolarDisorder2 replied to bpcookie's response:
    GOOD LUCK COOKIE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    *hugs*
     
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    imbabydoll responded:
    Hello
    I know your going to say I'm nuts but..... oh wait I am nuts so this is going to be ok. So here goes Preparation H
    I know, I know, but it takes swelling down around the eyes well Do not get it in you eyes But really it does work
    good luck
    ibbabydoll
     
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    BipolarDisorder2 replied to imbabydoll's response:
    Thanks, babydoll ;p I think it's more than just a weird thing...IDK though. I have a stye now on my lower lid (which I always treat w/ a warm washcloth. They go away in 24 hours, no big deal) and my upper is doing better, still no oidea what's causing it...


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