dry (one's) eyes

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dry (one's) eyes

To stop crying; to wipe away tears from one's eyes. Come, come, dry your eyes; I'll be back before you even know it! I know he's upset, but he needs to dry his eyes before coming out to meet our guests.
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Although the etiologies of dry eye are various, common
According to researchers, dry eye affects millions of adults, primarily those in the age group of 50 and older.
The dry eye group constituted patients who were diagnosed according to the 2007 Report of the Definition and Classification Subcommittee of the International Dry Eye WorkShop.
As early as 1986, McMonnies [2] pointed out that surveying a patient's medical history is of great significance for dry eye diagnosis and designed McMonnies dry eye questionnaire (McMonnies Questionnaire (MQ)).
Here, optometrist and leading dry eye specialist Sarah Farrant talks us through some of the most common eye health symptoms...
Besides being linked to aging, dry eye is associated with computer use and such health conditions as glaucoma and diabetes.
Next, scientists designed a study to determine whether maqui berry extract could enhance tear production and improve eye comfort in humans suffering from dry eyes. (6)
"Unfortunately preservatives can worsen dry eyes and cause other issues," she notes.
'Dry eye syndrome is a large and growing problem,' said Dr.
Only a few weeks ago NICE recommended a special eye drop for treating severe keratitis in people with dry eyes that hasn't improved with artificial tears.
Tear physiology and dry eyes. Surv Ophthalmol 1977; 22(2):69-87.
Dry eye is one of the most commonly overlooked sign of menopause.
In fact, the majority of those who suffer dry eye are midlife women and older.
People with dry eyes at work tend to be less productive and are more likely to be depressed, according to previous studies, Uchino said.
With regard to this important point that dry eyes can have a dramatic effect on patient's life and problems, and even some studies have told that its morbidity is equal to heart diseases, in addition this syndrome in higher levels can cause impairment the intensity of patient's vision.