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By SCOTT BORGHOLTHAUS O.D.
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Multiple reasons why people have dry eyes

Community Health

 

March 22, 2018

Vision Haus

The interaction between oily and watery layers of the eye help to keep it lubricated and prevent dry eye.

Ocular Surface Disease, or dry eye as it is commonly called, is a progressive disease that not only causes short term blur and discomfort, but can also cause blindness over time when not diagnosed and treated properly. It is an eye disease I see daily, if not several times per day.

It's also a problem that I am seeing even in young people more and more. For years, the most common treatment we've had is over the counter eye drops of different thicknesses. As the science on this disorder has increased, we're now able to effectively diagnose the causes and treat them more effectively.

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