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Dry eye is one of the most common complaints seen by eye doctors, accounting for nearly one fourth of all office visits. Caused by insufficient tear production or excessive tear evaporation, dry eye can be a mild, episodic feeling of discomfort associated with certain circumstances, such as exposure to dry, hot or windy environments; however, it can also be a chronic medical condition that, if left untreated, may lead to increased risk of infection or visual impairment.
Plasminogen activator inhibitor type 2 may play role in infection and dry eye

Plasminogen activator inhibitor type 2 may play role in infection and dry eye

If you're squinting right now stop reading this

If you're squinting right now stop reading this

Fatty acids in the diet may play a key role in dry eye syndrome

Fatty acids in the diet may play a key role in dry eye syndrome

Herbal, nutritional supplements linked to side effects ranging from dry eye to retinal hemorrhages and transient visual loss

Herbal, nutritional supplements linked to side effects ranging from dry eye to retinal hemorrhages and transient visual loss

New treatment for dry eye syndrome (keratoconjunctivitis sicca)

New treatment for dry eye syndrome (keratoconjunctivitis sicca)

Fixing your eyesight...while you sleep!

Fixing your eyesight...while you sleep!