Dry Eye

Dry Eye Most Burdensome Symptom in Sjögren’s

Women, the unemployed and those with corneal scarring more likely to have severe ocular complaints.
07/03/2020

Corneal Staining Linked to Reading, Driving Issues in DED

The impact on reading speed increased with visual straining tasks in DED patients.
06/24/2020

Astaxanthin Improves DED Signs and Symptoms

The carotene inhibits inflammation associated with numerous diseases.
06/23/2020

Dendritiform Cell Density Increases in Early Dry Eye

Changes within the structure may foretell disease, study shows.
06/15/2020

Pemphigus May Cause Dry Eye, Meibomian Gland Changes

Turkish researchers found 80% of patients had MG structural changes.
06/12/2020

Vitamin D Deficiency a Possible DED Risk Factor

Researchers deem supplementation a potential therapeutic strategy.
06/01/2020

Risk Factors May Predict Severe DED in GVHD

These include male gender, low Schirmer score, severe GVHD and lung and gastrointestinal tract involvement.
05/29/2020

Statins Linked with Dry Eye Disease

The risk of this ocular side effect increases with therapy intensity.
05/26/2020

A 10-second Blink Exercise Can Improve Dry Eye

Incorporating these exercises into patients’ routines could help alter their poor blinking patterns.
05/26/2020

Diet: Why Dry Eye Hangs in the Balance

What we eat—and don’t eat—is impacting our ocular health. Here’s what you need to know.
05/15/2020

Upcoming Events

July 15, 2020

Enhancing Vision: Tips and Tricks with Torics
Location: Virtual Event 
Speaker: Chandra Mickles OD, MS, FAAO, FSLS
8:00pm-9:00pm EDT
Earn 1 LIVE COPE Credit

Register here

August 29, 2020

Dry Eye Colloquium—Costa Mesa
Location: Avenue of the Arts Costa Mesa, a Tribute Portfolio Hotel
Speakers: Mark Bloomenstein, OD, FAAO, and Douglas K. Devries, OD
Up to 4 CE Credits (COPE approved)

Register here

October 2-3, 2020

Southwest Optometric Glaucoma Symposium
Location: Austin Marriott Downtown
Program Co-chairs: Murray Fingeret, OD, FAAO and Robert N. Weinreb, MD
Up to 12 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)

Register here

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    7/11/2020
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