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Dry Eyes & Blurry Vision: Causes, Connection, and Treatment

Dry eye is one of the most common ocular surface diseases, affecting up to 16 million Americans. It stems from either inadequate tear production or the secretion of poor-quality tears. Lack of necessary lubrication leads to discomfort and vision problems, one of which is almost always blurry vision. Dry eye syndrome presents with an uncomfortable, […]

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Medications for Dry Eye: In-Office & At-Home Treatments

Similar to evaluating other ocular surface diseases, diagnosing and treating a dry eye condition can be tricky. Most patients with dry eyes usually require a combination of therapies, including lifestyle modification and prescription medications, to achieve long-lasting relief. Over-the-counter treatments such as artificial tears and eye wipes are the most common modality of relieving dry […]

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What Is Dry Eye? Causes, Symptoms, Treatment, and Prevention

Dry eye syndrome, or dry eye disease, is an all-too-common condition in which your eyes do not produce sufficient tears to stay wet, or your tears evaporate too fast. Tears are a natural lubricant for eyes, and a lack of them leads to consistent redness, burning, itching and irritation. It can also lead to watery […]