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Thursday, June 24, 2010

Dry Eye, Eye Drops, Dry Eye Treatment

Dry eye is a condition in which there are insufficient tears to lubricate and nourish the eye. Tears are necessary for maintaining the health of the front surface of the eye and for providing clear vision. People with dry eyes either do not produce enough tears or have a poor quality of tears. Dry eye is a common and often chronic problem, particularly in older adults.


With each blink of the eyelids, tears are spread across the front surface of the eye, known as the cornea. Tears provide lubrication, reduce the risk of eye infection, wash away foreign matter in the eye, and keep the surface of the eyes smooth and clear. Excess tears in the eyes flow into small drainage ducts, in the inner corners of the eyelids, which drain in the back of the nose.


One of the most popular ways to correct vision is with a procedure called LASIK (laser in-situ keratomileusis), which uses a laser to change the curvature of the cornea (outer window of the eye).


LASIK is for those who:

  • want to reduce or eliminate their dependence on glasses or contacts.
  • are at least 18 years of age.
  • have had a stable eye prescription for at least one year.
  • have no health issues affecting their eyes.
  • have no signs of glaucoma or cataracts.
For more info please visit Stahl Eye Center . Thank you.

2 comments :

Serena Allysha Wong said...

I love choco top too. I can eat 2 in one time. Mae pun terkejut. hahaha. but, it's fattening. so, don't eat it too much.

Steffy said...

haha. gila ser. me knyang od dat mkn 1. n i tink last nite was my 3rd chocotop for d month. miahahaha. nasib bkn for d week. lol.

btw, u commented in a wrong post la darl. hahaha~

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