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Home Remedies for Dry Eye That Work

Have you noticed your eyes burning or watering? If you feel desperate for relief from red and itchy eyes, you may have dry eye disease. It can be difficult to find home remedies for dry eye that work. Many adults suffer from dry eyes, which is caused by a lack of lubrication from inadequate tear production

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The Fix for Dry Eye

Dry eye is a common eye problem that can cause considerable discomfort. When dry eye symptoms make your eyes feel uncomfortable on a regular basis, help is available. Understanding how this condition is diagnosed and the available dry eye treatments can help you find effective relief. The Diagnosis Process for Dry Eye When visiting a

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The 5 Best Contacts for Dry Eye

Contact lenses can help improve your vision, but they can be uncomfortable to wear when you suffer from dry eye disease. This condition can cause your eyes to feel dry and irritated on a regular basis. Dry eye contacts offer a more suitable contact lens option for those who have this condition. The following lenses

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Are Your Vision Problems Caused by Dry Eye?

Dry eye disease can make your eyes uncomfortable and could be the leading cause of your vision problems. Knowing more about this condition, including symptoms and causes, can help you determine if you should see an eye doctor in Jacksonville FL for treatment. Keep the following information in mind to learn more about vision problems

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Will Dry Eyes Affect Your LASIK Eye Surgery?

Dry eye is a very common eye condition. The relationship between dry eyes and LASIK is an interesting one. The success of LASIK surgery depends on controlling this common eye condition. Those with mild dry eyes may be eligible for this eye surgery. It’s important to speak with your doctor about the requirements to reduce

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How To Prevent Dry Eye When You Have Fall Allergies

During the fall, everyone enjoys getting outdoors to go camping, sit around bonfires and do yard work. Unfortunately for those of us with dry eye, these activities also bring allergies that can wreak havoc on our eyes. Don’t let itchy, irritated eyes keep you from enjoying the hallmarks of fall. Read on to learn how

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Dr. Kimbery Riordan: Tips for Fall Eye Care

Dr. Kimberly Riordan was featured on News4Jax to review fall eye care tips. She explains the causes of fall dry eye, considerations for eye-safe Halloween costumes, and proper contact lens care. Watch the full interview here:

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The Effects of Blue Light on Our Eyes

As we depend on computers and handheld devices with screens more and more, we are beginning to see the results of too much blue light exposure. Blue light can provide benefits to our health, by boosting alertness and regulating circadian rhythm. However, too much blue light can have harmful effects, especially on our vision. Learn

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7 Reasons Your Eyes Are Red—and How to Treat Them

Red eyes can make you look and feel like anyone but yourself. There are several reasons you might develop this reddish tint but it is usually related to inflamed blood vessels near the surface of the eyes. Consider these seven reasons your eyes might be red. 1. Alcohol Consumption Red eyes are a common sign

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Why We Need Tears

We usually only think about tears when we are crying as part of our body’s emotional response to a certain situation or laughing so hard that our eyes begin to water. While tears might typically be far from our minds, the truth is that they are actually a vital part of our eye health. In

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Protecting Your Eyes At The Office

The average American adult spends an estimated eight hours staring at digital devices on a daily basis. This unprecedented level of screen time has caused a dramatic increase in the number of people suffering from digital eye strain. In fact, approximately 70 percent of working adults, who use a computer on a daily basis, suffer

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