Punctal Plug treatment for Dry Eyes

Many patients are looking for freedom from eye drops and have grown tired of dealing with dry, irritated eyes. Dry eye may be result of natural ageing, low tear production, improper tear composition, post-surgical symptoms, certain medications, or even diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis and diabetes, among other causes. Punctal plugs are a minimally invasive alternative to […]

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Diabetes Eye Diseases: Understanding the disease and its symptoms

Diabetes Mellitus is the body’s inability in handling glucose, due mainly to a combination of insulin deficiency (either relative or absolute) and insulin inaction (termed insulin resistance). In normal individuals, insulin takes glucose from the blood and delivers it to wherever it is required. When this does not happen, blood sugar levels go up, and […]

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