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How Is Dry Eye Syndrome Diagnosed?

Dry eye syndrome is an illness that occurs when the eyes produce insufficient tears, causing dryness and discomfort. The tear film that coats the eye surface has water, oil, and mucus. It keeps the surface healthy, clean, nourished, and lubricated. When the tears produced are insufficient or of poor quality, it causes dryness. Persistent dry eye can cause cornea damage and other complications.

Dry Eye: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment

Dry eye is one of the most common eye conditions and yet it is frequently misunderstood and under-diagnosed. We will delve deep into the causes, symptoms, and treatment of dry eye, providing a comprehensive guide for understanding and managing this common but often overlooked health issue.

The Importance of Regular Eye Exams: Detecting Vision Issues Early

Comprehensive eye exams are about more than just determining your prescription for glasses or contact lenses. They are a critical tool in detecting vision issues early.

Beyond Vision Correction: The Expanding Role of Optometrists in Allergy Testing and Management

In the realm of health and well-being, eye allergies are a common nuisance that affects a significant portion of the population. These allergies can be attributed to a variety of factors, such as dust, pollen, pet dander, or certain types of makeup.