Dry eye affects an estimated 14.4 percent of the United States population over the age of 40. Dry eye also affects 50 percent of contact lens wearers.
While many people reach for eye drops for relief, these products can further irritate the user’s condition.
Nutrition can have a huge impact on eye health. Studies show Omega-3 fatty acids are beneficial for those patients and can decrease inflammatory markers on the eye’s surface.
Dr. Mile Brujic, OD talks about a true ocular surface health-promoting solution along with one product for dry eye management.
He practices full scope optometry with special interest in contact lenses and ocular disease management of the anterior segment and glaucoma. He has offices in Bowling Gree, Lima, and Minister, Ohio.