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Dry Eyes

There's Relief In Sight For People With Perpetually Dry Eyes

Reuters | Posted 06.24.2016 | Health News

By Janice Neumann (Reuters Health) - Tiny plugs inserted into the tear duct may safely curb the annoying and damaging effects of dry ...

Vestiges of Thyroid Cancer

Tanya Rasa | Posted 01.10.2015 | Healthy Living
Tanya Rasa

Yes, I face challenges in my life as a result of the vestiges of thyroid cancer. There are days that I don't have the energy to get out of bed, but I do anyway. There are days that I can't think clearly, but I laugh about it and keep trying. Why? Because every day is a miracle to me.

9 Surprising Treatments to Combat Dry Eye

Dr. Brian Boxer Wachler | Posted 09.07.2014 | Healthy Living
Dr. Brian Boxer Wachler

I've heard my patients claim that they thought this is just a normal part of the aging process; however, nothing could be farther from the truth. In fact, dry eyes are about as normal as chronic headaches, toothaches or loss of bowel control.

5 Easy Remedies For Dry Eyes

Ellen Dolgen | Posted 10.22.2013 | Fifty
Ellen Dolgen

Dry eye syndrome is a little-known symptom of menopause. About 61 percent of perimenopausal and menopausal women suffer from dry, itchy eyes -- but only 16 percent of them realize menopause is to blame.

Call It 'Kardashienvy': Can You Get Kim K's Look With Sensitive Eyes?

Shira Hirschman Weiss | Posted 07.22.2013 | Style
Shira Hirschman Weiss

I am fair skinned, blue eyed and -- well, have had a little help in the blonde department -- which is about as far from the Kim Kardashian look as you can get.

The ABCs of Dry Eye Nutrition

Shira Hirschman Weiss | Posted 11.27.2012 | Healthy Living
Shira Hirschman Weiss

When it comes to treating dry eyes, it's about more than just drops. I can honestly tell you that, as someone whose left eye is dry minutes after inserting drops.

Why Some People Wear Sunglasses Indoors

Richard C. Senelick, M.D. | Posted 08.18.2012 | Healthy Living
Richard C. Senelick, M.D.

Some people have medical reasons -- besides sun protection -- to wear their sunglasses both indoors and out: a condition known as photophobia.

Waterproof Eyeliners: Do They Really Work and Which Ones Are Safe for Your Eyes?

Shira Hirschman Weiss | Posted 11.22.2011 | Style
Shira Hirschman Weiss

As a makeup lover, product junkie and eye-health blogger, I've become a bit obsessed with waterproof liners.

Cosmetics, Creams And Eye Health

Shira Hirschman Weiss | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Shira Hirschman Weiss

As a chronic dry eye sufferer and someone who blogs about the condition, I can tell you that my entire routine has been altered.

Dry Eyes? 25 Solutions To Try

Shira Hirschman Weiss | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Shira Hirschman Weiss

There is that much that you can do in order to make your environment better for your eyes. I'm still looking for my own dry eye panacea, but in the interim, here are some suggestions:

Makeup Tips for Dry Eye Sufferers

Shira Hirschman Weiss | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Shira Hirschman Weiss

After consulting with experts and from years of experimenting on my own and being a total product junkie, I would advise readers to do the following to bring attention to eyes without irritating them.