Dry Eye

Seborrheic Dermatitis May Cause MGD, DED

Patients should be evaluated for both and receive treatment as appropriate.

Sleep Problems Cause Uptick in Dry Eye Cases

Researchers found a link between the two, especially in males.

Demodex Common in Patients With Ocular Discomfort

These mites may play a role in blepharitis and meibomian gland dysfunction.

Watch Out for DED in Migraine Sufferers

New data suggests they are 20% more likely to have dry eye symptoms.

Dry Eye Drugs: New Approaches to an Old Problem

Its multifactoral and variable nature makes DED a challenging condition to manage. These novel therapeutics are here to help.

Go Low-tech for Your MG Dropout Eval

A new method involving a red filter on a slit lamp may be a useful alternative to an infrared light system.

Dry Eye Rate Triples Over Seven-year Period

It’s increasing faster in men, although women still bear the brunt of this condition.

Omega-3 Supplements Prove Beneficial for Dry Eye Patients

Meta-analysis indicates improvement in symptoms, tear film stability and tear production.

Plate Expression Efficient for MGD Treatment

This therapy helps improve tear stability, meibum expression and corneal epithelial damage scores after one month.

Punctal Plugs Show Moderate Success

They offer better results that artificial tear therapy alone, meta-analysis finds.