DRY EYE SYNDROME
TREATMENT & REMEDIES


Natural Remedies for Dry Eye describes Dry eye as a multifactorial disease of the tears and the ocular surface that results in symptoms of discomfort, visual disturbance, and tear film instability with potential damage to the ocular surface.

Dry eye is accompanied by increased osmolarity of the tear film and inflammation of the ocular surface.

The lipid layer produced by the meibomian glands acts as a surfactant, as well as an aqueous barrier and provides a smooth optical surface.

It may also act as a barrier against foreign particles and may also have some antimicrobial properties.

The glands are holocrine in nature, and so the secretions contain both polar lipids (aqueous-lipid interface) and nonpolar lipids (air-tear interface) as well as proteinaceous material.

Tears are formed in several glands around the eye. The water layer is produced in the lacrimal gland which is located under the upper eyelid, while several smaller glands in the lids produce the oil and mucus layers.

Each time you blink, the eyelids spread the tears over the eye. It is usually caused by a problem with the tear film that lubricates the eyes. This leads to drying out of eyes followed by inflammation.

When the numerous tear glands in the eye produce fewer tears than they should, there is a chronic lack of lubrication and moisture in the eye, a condition known as Dry Eye Syndrome.

Natural Remedies for Dry Eye are safe to use regularly without the harmful side effects of conventional medicine.


*Symptoms and Causes of Dry Eye Syndrome

*Natural Remedies and Herbal Treatment







Have A Great Story About This Topic?

Do you have a great story about this? Share it!

Enter Your Title

Tell Us Your Story![ ? ]

Upload 1-4 Pictures or Graphics (optional)[ ? ]

Add a Picture/Graphic Caption (optional) 

Click here to upload more images (optional)

Author Information (optional)

To receive credit as the author, enter your information below.

Your Name

(first or full name)

Your Location

(e.g., City, State, Country)

Submit Your Contribution

Check box to agree to these submission guidelines.


(You can preview and edit on the next page)












Recent Articles

  1. Natural Remedies for Health, Herbal-Homeopathic-Homemade -Healthy-Tips

    Nov 15, 14 01:01 PM

    Natural Remedies for Health, is a comprehensive alternative medicine resource, providing information on common ailments and natural treatments with herbal, homeopathy, ayurvedic supplements.

    Read More

  2. Allergies Treatment Remedies

    Nov 15, 14 02:23 AM

    Natural Remedies for Allergies describes Allergies are common to millions of people all over the world. Allergies usually occur as a result of poor immune system and excessive exposure to allergens.

    Read More