Of the more than 16 million people in the United States who have rosacea, more than 60% will experience eye-related symptoms. More than 10% ofRead More
Dry Eyes: What Is Intense Pulsed Light Therapy?
Intense pulsed light (IPL) therapy treats the underlying cause of meibomian gland dysfunction (MGD) and dry eye syndrome (DES), providing long lasting results for millionsRead More
Why Do My Eyes Feel Gritty?
Gritty eyes can make your eyes feel scratchy, rough and irritated— almost as if a piece of sand is stuck in your eye. Gritty eyesRead More
How Is Meibomian Gland Dysfunction Treated?
Meibomian gland dysfunction (MGD) is one of the leading causes of dry eye syndrome and blepharitis. Recent studies show up that to 59 percent ofRead More
Why Do My Eyes Feel Sore?
Nearly half of all adults experience sore eyes and up to 33 percent of patients in eye care clinics present with complaints about dry eye.Read More
8 Ways to Prevent Winter Dry Eyes
Harsh winter weather is commonly linked to dry, itchy skin, but did you know that this cold, snowy season can have similar effects on yourRead More
Does Eyelid Cleaning Improve Dry Eye?
Over 50 percent of dry eye symptoms are caused by inadequate eyelid hygiene. Dry eye can be a symptom related to many different conditions, butRead More
How Does the Demodex Mite Cause Blepharitis?
What are demodex mites? The demodex mite can cause blepharitis, resulting in inflammation of the eyelids and severe dry eye. Demodex folliculorum is a typeRead More
What is the function of the eyelid? Your eyelids play a crucial role in protecting your ocular health. Eyelids cover the delicate cornea. Without theRead More
What is blepharitis? Blepharitis is one of the most common ocular conditions caused by an inflammation of the eyelids, usually as a result of aRead More
Natural Remedies for Dry Eyes
Wondering what you can do to relieve dry eyes… naturally? You may be wondering what you can do to naturally relieve your dry eye symptoms?Read More
Meibomian Gland Dysfunction
The critical role of the eyelid The eyelid’s primary function is to protect the eye from injury and provide a moist cavity for the normalRead More
Conjunctivitis and Eye Infections
Eye infections can cause redness, pain and inflammation, and can even lead to permanent vision loss if not treated effectively. Approximately 1 in 300 peopleRead More