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Dry Eye In Detail

June 27th, 2022
Your eyes require a constant flow of tears to stay healthy and comfortable. If your eyes fail to make enough tears or if your eyes don’t make the right type of tears, you may have an irritating condition called dry eye. July is National Dry Eye Awareness Month, so let’s take a look at the ailment in detail. Every time you blink, a thin film of tears spreads across your eye to keep its surface smooth and clear. The tear…

LipiFlow: A Defining Therapy for Dry Eye

March 11th, 2019
Among eye disorders, dry eye disease is one of the most common. It affects 30 million Americans. It’s also one of the most uncomfortable. With it, your eyes feel dry and may itch, sting and/or burn. There’s also a feeling you’ve got something foreign in your eye. And even though it’s called dry eye, your eyes may tear a lot, too. Dry eye disease is generally divided into two types. One is the aqueous deficient type, which means you’re not…