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Dr Korb's Diagnostics & Treatments incl: Osmolarity, MMP-9, Avenova, Tea Tree Oil

Osmolarity vs Schimer
I have been very curious about the difference of these two tests. My understanding is most opinion leaders in USA employ

Osmolarity, InflammaDry/MMP-9 & recommend pure HOCL, like Avenova (and tea tree oil, tto) etc. Now, I have found more info to support

Using eye drops before a dry eye follow up

Should one not use eye drops on the day they have a dry eye follow up appointment?

How do I get Ikervis in the UK?

I have been suffering from dry eye (non-stop burning and bloodshot eyes) since last December. So far nothing has worked - eye drops/ointments/vitamin supplements/warm eye compresses/punctal plugs/FML steroids.

The ophthalmologists at Moorfields say they cannot give me anything stronger,...

IPL for Lasik induced dry eye


I did my first IPL today.
I am 6 month out lasik and have rosacea.

The IPL was OK but the expersion after was not fun. My left eye was quit like toothpaste. Right eye was much better. I am still in pain. Do not know when it gets better. My eyes are so dry.

Best eye drops/treatment for Evaporative Dry Eye ?

Hi all

I have been suffering from dry bloodshot eyes since last December. Having seen numerous different opthalmologists who have diagnosed me with different types of dry eye/chronic allergy, the main consensus seems to be that I have Evaporative Dry Eye and therefore should increase usage...

Hi new here.. a few questions


I am Ishank from India. How is everybody doing here?

I use computers a lot, I sit like 10 hours (or more) for almost 10 years. I have suffered eye strain and dry eyes two times in my life- back in 2011 and 2013 but those got resolved after a couple of weeks. I think...

Ocular neuropathic pain?

Hello all,

I have dry eyes and MGD for the last 15 months after upper eye blepharoplasty. I have gone through a lot of treatments etc. According to the "eye exam", the ophthalmologist insists I am now Grade 1 only and my symptoms are not compatible with it. (I am still suffering...

Every symptom completely gone for 6 hours

at 10:30am today I was on the phone with amazon customer service and all of a sudden, I began sweating profusely. I got extremely hungry, and when I hung the phone up, it was drenched in sweat. This is how my body has ALWAYS been up until 2 years ago. Then I noticed I had zero eye dryness...literally...

E-ink Monitors for Dry Eye?

Has anyone tried this? I have thinking about getting e ink monitors for a while since reading my kindle seems much better on my eyes, I have looked at a few and found this one, the reviews seem very positive for the eyes.
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