It is important to remember that dry eye is not just a minor discomfort. Dry eye is a serious, progressive condition that can potentially lead to serious vision problems. The key to improve this condition and to avoid damage to the eyes is to recognize the symptoms of dry eye and to seek treatment for it. Many people never mention their dry eye symptoms to their doctor. There are several effective treatments available for dry eye patients. Doctors can help patients relieve or improve their dry eye symptoms. Ask your eye care professional about your options.
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