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Dry Eye

Common Symptom Links Dry Eye, Migraine, TBI

Photophobia among the three conditions suggests a shared pathophysiology—and the hope for targeted therapy.
August 10, 2020

Test Sheds Light on Pain in DED Patients

Capsaicin-induced pain sensitivity is lower in those with short tear break-up time.
August 6, 2020

Higher BMI Points to MG Changes in Children

Patients in the top tiers were nearly four times more likely to have gland tortuosity.
August 5, 2020

IVCM May Help Differentiate Neuropathic Pain and DED

In addition to eye pain, microneuromas could serve as a diagnostic biomarker.
August 4, 2020

Large Study Confirms MGD’s Role in Dry Eye

The underlying etiology, along with forniceal papillary reaction, contributes significantly to symptom severity.
July 31, 2020

Office Work, Not Construction, Implicated in Dry Eye

Computer use and drier working environments may be factors.
July 23, 2020

Dry Eye Therapy May Prompt Better Optical Quality

DED could trigger vision-related symptoms even in patients with good visual acuity.
July 22, 2020

Indoor Environment Affects Dry Eye

Humidity and air pollution play a role in symptoms.
July 20, 2020

Contact Lens Coating May Help With Dry Eye

Interleukin-4 surface treatment promotes anti-inflammatory macrophage population.
July 20, 2020

Melatonin May Improve Dry Eye

The exploratory treatment protected corneal epithelial cells and decreased apoptosis.
July 17, 2020