Originally Posted by Rebecca Petris
Post here any and all high points that others could be encouraged by... big or little!
A change of attitude (yours, or that of someone supporting you)A good week, a good day, or even a good hour, and how it happenedA defining moment when something turned your dry eye care plan around in a key wayA product that is helping you, or a new way to use the same product that is making a difference for youA caring person whose compassion made your dayA conversation
Emerging treatment options for meibomian gland dysfunction.
Meibomian gland dysfunction (MGD) is one of the most common diseases observed in clinics; it influences a great number of people, and is the leading cause of evaporative dry eye. Given the increased recognition of the importance of MGD, a great amount of attention has been paid to therapies targeting this condition. The traditional treatments of MGD consist of warm compresses and lid hygiene for removing an obstructed meibum,
Jimminy. When's the last time you saw a study with something like that in the title?
Rather long on repetitiveness and short of actual information, this one, but it's kind of comforting to know somebody studying something cares about how drops FEEL.
Bringing comfort to the masses: A novel evaluation of comfort agent solution properties.
Ocular comfort agents are molecules that relieve ocular discomfort by augmenting characteristics of the tear film to
Well as I usually record here, I had my annual check-up yesterday. Since the checkup about 6 months ago I have stopped using Restasis as well as pretty much all my medications. My dry eye comes and goes especially in air conditioning/heating etc. I have been wearing my contacts a little more often about 70/30 contacts/glasses. So I was not expecting to have the best results. Turns out My eye test came out perfect! The Dr. did not see any signs of Dry eye what so ever! I have no idea what happened?
Originally Posted by LindaT
Originally Posted by Lucy
Have you done a search on Scleral Lens Practitioners? I have the Boston Scleral Lens, which i (obviously) obtained from BFS.
I believe there are others who do fit scleral lens. I'm thinking of a doc in Fla and will post it here if I think of it. Where are you located? I doubt you'll have to fly to Britian to try these. Unless you just want to travel.
Do you know about what the cost is on the scleral lens? My dr said we might try that next. My insurance doesn't