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Should I go to the eye doctor?

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Recently, everytime I use the computer or read a book, my head starts hurting, usually around the temple area as well as above my eyes. Sometimes I see the words on the screen and in books shift and I see colored dots in my vision. I can see things far away without any trouble. I'm 17 and never had an eye exam before because I never thought my eyes are bad. But since about 3 months or so, my eyes are just uncomfortable. I have an eye exam appointment next week and I'm just embarrassed that I go there and the doctor finds out my vision is perfect….. Is it worth going?
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That sounds like a migraine
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Of course it is worth going to an eye exam, if you have perfect vision the eye doctor will be pleased about it, they don't want anyone to have bad eye sight.

You say your distant vision is perfect, but what you see is the norm for you, yet you near vision is the problem.  The eye doctor will test your distant vision and tell the doctor that your near vision is causing eye strain.

I was born with very bad eye sight, so having bad eye sight was the norm for me, I use to think everyone could only see what I could see.

But an eye sight test will tell you if your vision can be improved.  Also an eye sight test checks the health of the eye, which is important.
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What you've got sounds like eye strain and one of the causes is your eyesight being less than perfect. The doctor wont' be upset if your eyesight is perfect - they are qutie happy to do checks and do check the health of the eye as well. What you are doing is very sensible and there is absolutely no need to be embarrassed.

If it turns out that your eyes are fine then follow the other fixes for eyestrain. Adjust computer properly - arms length away 90 degrees to light source Look up regularly, make sure you use your distance vison for a while. A weeks break from using your close vision can reset as well.

As people grow their eyesight often gets worse and at 17 you're still in teh main age group where eyesight does get worse. What you have describred doesn't sound at all like migraine to me by the way.
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It is most probably >eye strain<
It is good you have an eye exam.
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