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Does exercise lower eye pressure?

I wonder if doing eye exercise help lower eye pressure? Any idea?
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  • Isabel cook


    Yes. A new professional research shows that exercise can obviously reduce eye pressure on its own, thus to give a positive impact on other glaucoma risk factors. Besides, it also said that regular exercise can reduce intraocular eye pressure in open-angle glaucoma and improve blood flow to the retina and optic nerve. Therefore, if you have high eye pressure, you can talk to your doctor how to exercises your eyes together with medicines to lower eye pressure. The doctor will help you choose a form of eye exercises that suit you fine to deal with your eye pressure. Follow the doctor's instructions, you will get satisfying results on eye exercises soon.
  • Lindsay


    Yes. Doing some exercise can lower eye pressure. Having high eye pressure is really dangerous. It likely cause glaucom. So, it is necessary to take eye exercise to lower your eye pressured. Now, it have proved that exercise is the natural treatment to lower eye pressure. And they exercise is very easy. Doing some aerobic exercise regularly everyday can lower your eye pressure. Aerobic exercise like walking, jogging, jumping rope, playing basketball or soccer can helpful to you.


    Intraocular pressure (IOP) is the fluid pressure inside the eye, which is also called eye pressure. The individual who suffered glaucoma takes high risk of getting eye pressure. According to many studies, doing exercise does really work for lower eye pressure. Walking, jogging, and running have already been showed that they are good to reduce eye pressure. These studies also indicate the possibility that other exercise may also reduce intraocular pressure such as yoga, tai chi, pilates, and aerobics. However, not all exercises are good to heal eye pressure. You must take a clear and right note from your oculist.