THE DRY EYE SYNDROME
Help with dry and irritated eyes.
The dry eye syndrome
The "Dry Eye Syndrome" is a worldwide known and widespread problem. As the symptoms can severely restrict the affected persons, the following are important dry eyes is one of the most common reasons an ophthalmologist is consulted. But how does it come to dry eyes, in ophthalmology also available as sicca-syndrom well-known? In addition to systematic diseases such as diabetes mellitus or certain skin diseases, the intake of some medications can also be a major cause of the disease. (e.g. beta-blockers, birth control pills) as well as hormone changes in menopausal women dry eyes aas a result. Increasingly, however, climatic influences caused by air conditioning systems or environmental influences, such as air pollution and the excessive use of digital devices in the form of smartphones, tablets or computers, are responsible for the emergence of "Dry Eye Syndrome".