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How Computer Screens Affect Our Eye Health

The digital age translates to an overwhelming presence of digital screens in workplaces and homes. Working individuals and the youth spend their entire day engaged with such devices.


Computer Vision Syndrome: Causes and Prevention

The unrelenting push for digitalization gives us ubiquitous electronic screens as a constant in almost every facet of our lives. Many jobs available today require sitting for hours in front of a digital screen.


OptiLight Dry Eye Treatment: How Does It Work?

Dry eye is a condition that can adversely affect your quality of life. Many are unaware that they suffer from it and that treatments are available.


The Early Warning Signs of Glaucoma

A series of eye conditions known as glaucoma can gradually damage your optic nerve. It does so by causing an accumulation of fluids inside your eye, impairing its ability to drain properly.


Managing Dry Eye Symptoms While Wearing Contacts

Contacts are not a foolproof vision correction: Sometimes, they can be uncomfortable or cause more harm than good, especially if you have a preexisting condition such as dry eye syndrome. They may also lead to other eye issues. For this reason, you should take extra precautions if you have dry eye and are on contact lenses.


Understanding the Symptoms and Causes of Dry Eye Syndrome

Dry eye syndrome is a condition that occurs when the eyes are not producing adequate tears or the tears evaporate too quickly. It can be temporary or chronic; left untreated, it can result in complications such as double vision or infections. 


4 Reasons to Choose OptiLight to Treat Dry Eye

Dry eye disease is a condition where the eyes are unable to make adequate or good-quality tears. It leaves the eyes poorly nourished and moisturized. A common cause of dry eye is meibomian gland dysfunction. The tiny glands in the eyelids that produce oil for the tears fail to function properly. Tears evaporate without adequate oil, leaving the eyes without moisture and causing uncomfortable symptoms. Fortunately, there are several treatment options. One is OptiLight. Find out the reasons to choose OptiLight to treat dry eye. 


How to Relieve the Discomfort of Dry Eyes in the Winter

Winter can be very cold, so you need all the comfort and warmth possible. The season worsens for individuals suffering from dry eyes. The eyes become dry when unable to produce adequate or quality tears to remain lubricated and moist. As a result, you may experience a burning sensation, itching, blurred vision, redness, and light sensitivity. Read on to learn how to relieve dry eye discomfort in winter.


5 Lifestyle Changes That Can Relieve Dry Eye

Dry eye syndrome is a multifactorial disorder of the eye’s surface affecting millions of Americans. It typically results from...


Do Contact Lenses Make Dry Eye Worse?

Many contact lens wearers complain about experiencing dry eyes. Dry eye syndrome is common among individuals who wear contacts and those who do not. Symptoms of the condition include red, itchy, and irritated eyes, which usually worsen due to contact lens use.


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