Monthly Archives: July 2016

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BLEPHARITIS, DRY EYE, AND MITES

You may have thought that you have dandruff on your eyelids and lashes. You have tried to remove them, and they just don’t come off your lashes. Plus, they keep coming back. Guess what, it’s not the same as scalp dandruff or dry skin, even though we refer its presence as “cylindrical dandruff.” If you [...]

By |July 15th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on BLEPHARITIS, DRY EYE, AND MITES

HOW AMNIOTIC MEMBRANES CAN HELP HEAL IRRITATED DRY EYES

The use of amniotic membranes (tissue from the placenta) in medicine dates back to more than one hundred years ago. It was just in the past few years, however, that sutureless amniotic membranes came to the ophthalmic marketplace for use in eyecare. What is an amniotic membrane and why would you ever want one in [...]

By |July 3rd, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on HOW AMNIOTIC MEMBRANES CAN HELP HEAL IRRITATED DRY EYES

DO YOU HAVE DRY EYE SYNDROME? Signs to Look For

Everyone experiences dry eyes occasionally. But if your eyes bother you on a regular basis, you may have dry eye syndrome. While over-the-counter (OTC) eye drops might lubricate your eyes for a few minutes, they only temporarily alleviate  the symptoms but don’t address the real problem. Your symptoms will most likely continue no matter how [...]

By |July 1st, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on DO YOU HAVE DRY EYE SYNDROME? Signs to Look For