Tag: dry eye disease

Innovation, Research

Dry eye disease negatively affects physical and mental health as well as vision

March 11, 2021

Via: ScienceDaily Health

Patients suffering from dry eye disease symptoms have a lower quality of life compared to those without symptoms, a new study reports. The findings showed that patients with the condition reported negative effects on visual function, their ability to carry […]

Innovation, Research

Researchers gain new insight into how lipids function within tears

April 7, 2020

Via: The Medical News

New understandings of how lipids function within tears could lead to better drugs for treating dry eye disease. A new approach has given Hokkaido University researchers insight into the synthesis and functions of lipids found in tears. Their findings, published […]