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How to relieve dry, irritated eyes

Dry eye is when you aren't making enough tears to keep the front surface of the eye lubricated, or your tears don't have enough water in them.

Could air pollution increase glaucoma risk?

The most common cause of glaucoma is a build-up of pressure from fluid in the eye, which damages the optic nerve that connects the eye to the brain. So, how could air pollution have an effect?

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Megan Goodman qualified as an optometrist from the University of Johannesburg. She has recently completed a Masters degree in Clinical Epidemiology at Stellenbosch University. She has a keen interest in ocular pathology and evidence based medicine as well as contact lenses.

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