Tag Archives: Dry Eye

Cold Weather Dries Eyes

Low temperatures, high winds and UV light have detrimental effects on eye health “We all know our lips dry up when we are in  a cold environment, but some people don’t know their eyes can dry out too”, says Chris … Continue reading

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Clinitas ensures no dry eyes at this year’s Christmas party!

New evidence suggests that alcohol leaves behind more than just a sore head. A recent study has shown the dehydrating effects of alcohol can irritate the eyes and cause symptoms of dry eye for people with otherwise healthy eyes.  Drinking … Continue reading

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Dry Eye often misdiagnosed says opthalimic nurse practioner

Ophthalmic nurse practitioner, Shirley Miller says that many of the patients referred to hospital with sore, gritty or watery eyes could be treated easily in the community with regular eye drops four times a day, but that the symptoms of … Continue reading

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Don’t give up on contact lenses Aylesbury optician advises

National Eye Health Week 17-21st September 2012 focus on eye care Many people give up wearing contact lenses when their eyes become uncomfortable or itchy but that may not be the cause of their problems.  Aylesbury optician Mr Vaja of … Continue reading

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Clinitas Offers High Flyers Quick Relief From Dry Eye

The dehydrating effects of flying do not only affect the skin, eyes can also suffer particularly if you wear contact lenses or are using a laptop. Resealable eye drops could be the answer, Clinitas Soothe is available in small 0.5ml … Continue reading

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Women Unaware That Menopause Causes Dry Eye

Hot flushes and sleepless nights might be the symptoms most commonly associated with the menopause, but a large proportion of women also experience dry or itchy feeling eyes. They are often unaware that this is caused by the same hormonal … Continue reading

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