Home > Medical > Eye Health > Pain and discomfort Pain and discomfort All sections in Eye » About Eye » Contact Lenses » Eye Disorders » Eye Function » Eyestrain » FAQs » Health Tips » Infections » Laser Surgery » Living with Eye Problems » Multimedia » Eye News » Pain and Discomfort » Real-life Story » Squint (Strabismus) » Vision Problems » Growing Older Pterygium, the filmy membrane Many South Africans have a thin, filmy membrane with tiny surface blood vessels on the white of their eye, extending from the nasal side towards their iris. Easy exercises for your eyes Like any part of the body, especially during the winter months when exercise regimens tend to go out the window, our eyes need care and attention to stay healthy and in shape. Excessive watering, ptosis, blood in the eyes, twitching Watery eyes, ptosis, blood in the eye and twitching eyelids are only a few of the problems causing discomfort. Healthy eyes on the digital world A journey through the human eye: how we see load more articles advertisement From our sponsors Your retirement - a healthy mindset So many people, why so alone? You can still enjoy the sweet things in life Take the sugar test, it could save your life.