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Pink eye, or conjunctivitis, is an inflammation of the clear eye tissue. The conjunctiva covers the white area of the eye and the inner portion of the eyelid. Often highly contagious, the condition usually affects children, spreading rapidly in daycare centers and schools.
Statistics show that almost 50% of American adults suffer from chronic dry eye disease or DED. Tear Film & Ocular Surface Society acknowledges that this eye condition is a growing global problem. Knowing the treatment options available can help you get the solution that fits your needs.
The American Academy of Ophthalmology suggests that everyone should have a comprehensive eye exam. This type of eye health assessment can determine if you have specific eye problems that need early treatment. Understanding what to expect during your comprehensive eye exam can help you prepare for your appointment. Here are the details.