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Get Relief from Chronic Dry Eye

Chronic dry eye is a painful condition marked by the sensation that your eyes are literally dried out and not producing enough moisture. While anyone can have the condition, it mostly affects older adults particularly women who are either pregnant, taking birth control pills, or going through menopause.

Having dry eye can make it more difficult to focus on certain tasks, especially tasks that involve a certain level of concentration such as reading, driving, and working on the computer.

The cause of dry eye can be another medical condition or an environmental factor. Working with a doctor or optometrist to pinpoint the root cause is key to finding an effective treatment method. Depending on what’s causing the dryness, the primary goal of treatment is to either increase, maintain, or trigger tear production or heal inflammation.