Keep Eye Drops Ready for Red Eyes

by Savitha C Muppala on  April 9, 2011 at 6:44 PM Research News
RSS Email Print This Page Comment
Red eyes can actually elicit myriad responses from onlookers, so it is important to keep those precious eye drops ready, scientists said.
 Keep Eye Drops Ready for Red Eyes
Keep Eye Drops Ready for Red Eyes
Advertisement

Scientists from the University of Maryland, Baltimore County found that eye irritation and redness made others feel sympathetic and even uncomfortable, in contrast to the positive responses received by those who had clear eyes.

Advertisement
This is because red eyes are normally associated with tiredness, illness, or being emotionally upset and clear eyes are thought to be attractive.



Source: Medindia
Advertisement

Post your Comments

Comments should be on the topic and should not be abusive. The editorial team reserves the right to review and moderate the comments posted on the site.
* Your comment can be maximum of 2500 characters
Notify me when reply is posted
I agree to the terms and conditions

More News on:

Eye Vision LASIK Surgery Facts Allergy Eye Drops Routine Eye Examination Quiz On Eye Donation Floppy Iris Syndrome Eyelid Bump 
Advertisement

News A - Z

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

News Search

Medindia Newsletters

Subscribe to our Free Newsletters!

Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policy.

Advertisement

Advertisement
Advertisement

Stay Connected

  • Available on the Android Market
  • Available on the App Store

Facebook

News Category

News Archive