Dry Eye

Chronic Pain Conditions May Share Pathway with Dry Eye

A large meta-analysis found the ocular surface disease was positively linked with more severe symptoms in these patients than in controls.
06/12/2024

New Three-ingredient Eyelid Wipe for Blepharitis Debuts

The eco-friendly product contains Manuka honey, soy protein and purified water in a biodegradable bamboo-based towelette.
05/23/2024

Study: Omega-3 Use for 12 Weeks Did Not Improve Dry Eye Symptoms

However, the regimen might prevent worsening of meibomian gland dropout in the condition.
05/23/2024

An Action Plan for Managing Dry Eye

Use this new resource to help navigate the many tools and techniques available to us.
05/15/2024

All Eyes on Omegas

Despite some controversy, OFAs continue to play a role in the mitigation of dry eye.
05/15/2024

Dry Eye: Matching Patients and Treatments

Experts present real cases and offer direction on management strategies and considerations for dealing with various types of ocular surface disease.
05/15/2024

High BMI a Risk Factor for Dry Eye Symptoms in Children

However, the OSDI score was not associated with age, race, sex, screen time, outdoor activities or diet.
05/14/2024

ARVO Study Compares Effectiveness of 13 Artificial Tears

There was no hands-down winner. The findings emphasized the importance of tailoring treatment based on individual patient characteristics.
05/14/2024

Maximum Blink Interval Helps Detect Dry Eye Cases with Mismatch of Signs vs. Symptoms

The findings were diagnostic in patients when TBUT and Schirmer’s scores weren’t.
05/10/2024

DREAM Study Cohort Shows Dry Eye Test Repeatability Needs Improvement

Corneal and conjunctival staining scores were the most reliably consistent tests, while tear break-up time was the least.
05/09/2024

Upcoming Events

July 24, 2024

Rethinking Dry Eye Disease: A Contemporary Approach to a Complex Condition
Location: Virtual
Presenters: Jade Coats, OD, and Neel Vaidya, MD, MPH
Webinar: 9:00pm ET

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August 14, 2024

The 3 I's of Geographic Atrophy: Imaging, Identification, and Intervention
Location: Virtual
Presenters:  Mark Dunbar, OD, FAAO, and David Chin Yee, MD
Webinar: 8:30pm ET


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August 20, 2024

Rethinking Dry Eye Disease: A Contemporary Approach to a Complex Condition
Location: Virtual
Presenters: Joshua Davidson, OD, and Zaina Al-Mohtaseb, MD
Webinar: 8:00pm ET

Sponsored by Bausch + Lomb

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