Can Dry Eye make you Blind?
16.4 million (7%) of American
adults are suffering from dry eye.
Dry Eye occurs when the eyes do not produce an adequate quantity of tears or when the tears evaporate too quickly.
Also known as Dry Eye Disease (DED) and Dry Eye Syndrome (DES)
Dryness in the eyes
is a hallmark symptom
Can also cause Eye Fatigue, Irritation, Headache, Blurred vision
Schirmer's Test is used for diagnosis
Frequent blinking of eyes can help reducing symptoms
and artificial tear drops can help in treatment
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