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Dry eye syndrome (DES), also known as keratoconjunctivitis sicca (KCS) or keratitis sicca, is not just a minor discomfort. Dry Eye Syndrome is primarily caused by poor quality or quantity of tears. The most common symptoms of dry eye syndrome are a dry, gritty, sandy sensation. Dry eye is a serious, progressive condition that can potentially lead to serious vision loss. http://www.eyetoeyecare.com/eye-care/dry-eye-know-see-doctor/ Enjoy!"

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Common Fibromyalgia Eye Problems ~ From Constant Tearing To Excessive Dryness

This article contains 5 really HELPFUL TIPS that I can use to solve a few of the most ANNOYING ISSUES I experience with my chronic illness (Fibromyalgia)! My eyes have had trouble ever since I was diagnosed with FMS. Now at least I have a few beneficial steps to take to help REDUCE THESE SYMPTOMS! *Pin Now Save For Later

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Sjogren’s syndrome is the second most common systemic autoimmune disorder characterized by dry eyes and dry mouth. Autoantibodies are created against the moisture-secreting glands which affect the mucous membranes and glands of the eyes and mouth leading to inadequate tear film production and deficiency of salivary secretions respectively.

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Recent studies and researches are coming up with various evidences to prove the connection of Fibromyalgia and Chronic pain to that of other body conditions. One such connection is with Dry eye con…

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Share this infographic to spread the word about common symptoms of dry eye, who is more likely to experience it, and where to get more info.

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Recent studies and researches are coming up with various evidences to prove the connection of Fibromyalgia and Chronic pain to that of other body conditions. One such connection is with Dry eye conditions. Recent study was conducted at the Bascom Palmer Eye Institute which is a part in University of MHS.

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Your Guide to Eye Disease Prevention... The following describes important vision nutrients - food for the eyes - the foods they are found in, conditions for which their use is relevant, and their sources in supplements.

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