Are you experiencing dry, irritated eyes? Eyes may be light-sensitive, often blurry vision, and eyes may even be watery? Are you over 50 and maybe in menopause? Have you had LASIK surgery, or wearing contact lenses?
The chances are pretty good that you have chronic dry eyes.
Causes of Dry Eyes
There are many reasons why dry eyes develop, including:
- Age – As a person ages naturally, you will experience some of the symptoms of dry eyes
- Gender – Due to hormonal changes during pregnancy, menopause, or the use of oral contraceptives, dry eyes often happen in women.
- Medication –Medications, such as antihistamines, antidepressants, and blood pressure medications can cause a dry eye to reduce tear production.
- Medical Conditions – Certain medical problems such as arthritis, diabetes, Sjogren’s, and thyroid issues can lead to dry eyes.
- Environment –Windy, bright sunlight, dry air, or pollutants can increase the development of dry eyes.
- Computers – Long hours of using computers without frequent blinking can lead to dry eyes
- Corrective Measures – LASIK surgery or wearing contact lenses can cause dry eyes.
- Abnormal Eye Conditions – Inflammation of the eyelids – blepharitis, Meibomian Gland Dysfunction, or a defect of the eyelids can all lead to dry eyes.
Symptoms of Dry Eyes
These dry eye symptoms can affect one or both eyes and include:
- Scratchy, stinging, burning sensation and eye pain in one or both eyes
- Thick, stringy mucus around or in the eyes
- Sensitivity to light- Photophobia
- Red eyes
- Foreign body sensation- feels like something is in the eye; actually, there is none.
- Contact lenses are getting dirty often, and eyes are feeling dry.
- Difficulties driving at night.
- Watery eyes
- Blurred vision
- Tired irritated eyes
If any of these symptoms persist, see an eye doctor for the correct diagnosis. Visit TheraLife for a complete line of products that help relieve and even eliminate these symptoms.
There is no cure for dry eyes, but we can relieve the symptoms and put your life back on track.
Diagnosis of Dry Eyes
A series of comprehensive eye examinations by a qualified eye doctor can test for the quality and quantity of tear production. Some tests determine health problems, medications, or outside factors that may contribute to dry eyes.
Examples of the tests are:
- Schirmer’s Test – Using a phenolphthalein dye thread under the eyelid to determine tear production determines dry eye syndrome. If the eyes produce too many or too few tears, this test can help determine the best treatment options. Normal tear production is 15-20mm of tear in 10 minutes.
- Rose Bangel Stains – to determine the damage to epithelial cells with this stain placed on the eye surface. Rose Bangel stains aid in the diagnosis of preocular tear film disorders, mucin preocular film deficiencies. Place Stain eye drops in the eyes for 3 to 5 minutes. Stain patterns can determine the damage to the epithelial cells.
- Tear Break-up Test – Measures the viscosity of tear. How thick the tear is while coating the eyeball. Fluorescein is applied, and the time it takes the dye to disperse is measured. Other methods to measure tear viscosity include Keratometer, Keratoscope, or Telescope.
Once the causes of dry eyes are determined, the eye doctor can prescribe proper treatment plans.
TheraLife has many different products available to treat a wide variety of dry eye symptoms and causes.
Dry Eye Treatment with TheraLife
Frequent use of eye drops makes eyes drier. Although over-the-counter eye drops can temporarily relieve dry eyes, those who suffer from chronic dry eyes need a long-term solution. Therefore, TheraLife’s approach is oral dry eye treatment. We are treating dry eyes from the inside out.
As a chronic dry eye relief leader, TheraLife addresses the root cause of dry eyes instead of masking the symptoms. The root cause is underactive tear production and inflammation. TheraLife provides complete relief from dry eyes by helping the body produce its tears, eliminating inflammation and dryness.
It is clinically proven to work for 80% of first-time users. The proprietary TheraLife Eye formula restores and revitalizes tear secretion from a cellular level to allow the eyes to produce balanced and sustainable tears. Stop suffering from constant dry, red, and irritated eyes.
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