Wearing contacts isn’t always as easy as you’d hope. Often, you can’t just open the lens container and stick your contacts into your eyes. While prescription contact lenses have improved vision for many Americans, there are several mistakes to avoid for proper eye care.
Symptoms of dry eyes or a dry throat are often attributed to medications or allergies, but they also may be related to Sjögren’s syndrome, an immune system disorder.
Many people believe that vision problems occur mostly as you age. Although older individuals are at increased risk for several eye diseases, vision problems can occur at any age.
If you’ve experienced red, itchy eyes, you may have wondered whether it’s a symptom of allergies or dry eyes or a more serious condition, such as an eye infection. Here is an overview of the symptoms associated with both types of ailments.