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My eyes are tearing, how could it be Dry Eyes?

tearing My eyes are tearing all the time, how could it be DRY EYE? Tearing is a problem that can be caused by many different factors including dry eyes. Dry eyes would not be your first thought if your eyes were tearing all the time but there is a mechanism by...
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Is it safe to use "Redness Relief" drops regularly?

redeye Is it safe to use "Redness Relief" drops regularly? The short answer is NO. Here’s the slightly longer answer. There are several eye “Redness Relief” products on the OTC market (Visine, Clear Eyes, B&L advanced redness relief) including several generic versions sold by pharmacy chains. Most commonly the active ingredient...
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Guest — Mark

Thanks!

thank you for this helpful advice! This is strangely the only reputable advice I could find on the internet so far
Thursday, 01 August 2019 03:11
Dr. Wnorowski

you are welcome

Happy to help
Thursday, 01 August 2019 12:09
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What are the risk factors for dry eye?

Dry Eye Risk Factors   The prevalence of dry eye syndrome increases with age. An estimated 3.2 million women age 50 and over and 1.68 million men age 50 and over are affected by dry eye syndrome.Here are some risk factors for dry eye:Aging- Advancing age is the single most important risk factor for...
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Are my medications causing my Dry Eye?

Dryeyepic   Dry eye is a very common problem.  It affects women more than men and becomes more prevalent as people get older.  It can present in many ways. Symptoms can include a foreign body sensation, burning, stinging, redness, blurred vision and dryness.  Tearing is another symptom and occurs because the...
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Lots of variables

Well. This confirms my most recent thoughts on my MGD. I think I have had this for a long time but only mildly. Last summer after ... Read More
Sunday, 20 January 2019 14:57
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