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‘Epidemic’ of Dry Eyes: Blink More, Stare Less

Posted on 07/12/2013 by |Personal Health and Well-being | Comments

Bulletin Today | Personal HealthFor the past year, my eye doctor has been giving me samples of different over-the-counter drops to help me with the dry, irritated eyeballs I have first thing in the morning and again at night. I assumed it was just me with this annoying problem, but evidently there are some 25 million other Americans with the same condition, according to a recent story in the  Wall Street Journal. At least one ophthalmologist said she’s seen an “epidemic” of irritated, dry …