Posts Tagged 'dry eye'

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Is there a link between dry eye and eye infections?

Posted on June 2nd, 2013 · Posted in Dry Eye, Eye Health

Great question from a patient the other day regarding a relationship between dry eye and infections of the eye.  Most people don’t spend much time thinking about tears, but they really.. Read more

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Quora: Is it bad to use moisturizing eye drops too frequently?

Posted on September 12th, 2012 · Posted in Dry Eye, Eye Health

Standard off-the-shelf moisturizing drops, like Visine, say to not use more than 4 times a day. The answer to this depends on your definition of “bad” and what specific drop.. Read more

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Quora: Why does my eye sometimes swell when I’m tired?

Posted on July 3rd, 2012 · Posted in Dry Eye, Eye Health

I’ve been getting less sleep than usual for the past couple of weeks, and tonight my eye is a little swollen and sore. This has happened a few times in.. Read more

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Quora: How does Clear Eyes work?

Posted on May 16th, 2012 · Posted in Dry Eye, Eye Health

There is actually a family of products under the Clear Eyes brand name and their uses range from basic eye lubricant to redness, itching, and allergy relief. Many of the.. Read more

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Sources of Omega-3s

Posted on May 9th, 2012 · Posted in Dry Eye, Nutrition

OK.  So you read our Omega-3 primer, you like what you read (sans the Transformer reference), and you’re ready to start making a concerted effort to up your Omega-3 intake… Read more

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Omega-3 Primer

Posted on May 7th, 2012 · Posted in Dry Eye, Nutrition

There’s been a lot of buzz about Omegas in recent years and sorry, 80’s youth, I’m not talking about Autobot tough-guy Omega Supreme from the Transformers. Omega-3s are termed “essential.. Read more

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Quora: How do I apply Restasis?

Posted on May 4th, 2012 · Posted in Dry Eye, Eye Health

The instructions say I should “invert” the vial a few times. Do they just mean turn it over? Or is there a trick for turning the vial inside out or.. Read more

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eye2eye interview with the Punctal Plug

Posted on June 9th, 2011 · Posted in Dry Eye, Eye Health

Dry eye affects millions of people worldwide.  Symptoms can vary from a mild, temporary irritation all the way up to significant visual compromise due to scarring of the surface of.. Read more