Dry Eyes Symptoms And Prevention Tips – World Sight Day: The problem of dry eyes is increasing among the youth, know its causes and methods of prevention

Health Desk, Amar Ujala, New Delhi Published by: Abhilash Srivastava Updated Thu, 14 Oct 2021 09:42 AM IST

Medically Reviewed by-

Dr. Kamal B. Kapoor

(medical director)

Sharp Sight Eye Hospitals

Experience- 25 Years

In recent years, due to the increased use of smartphones and computers, people are being diagnosed with a variety of serious eye problems. Dry eyes are one such problem, of which people of the younger age group are becoming more victims. According to health experts, till a decade or two ago, the problem of dry eyes was considered to be a problem with age, however due to the increased trend of many things harmful to the eyes, now even very young children are suffering from this problem. are going.

Dry eyes are a condition in which the eyes do not get enough moisture from the tears. The risk of this increases due to not producing enough tears in the eyes or due to poor quality tears. Due to dry eyes, discomfort is felt and the problem of stinging and burning in the eyes persists. Tears also protect the surface of our eyes from infection. Lack of enough tears can increase the risk of eye infections. Let us know in detail about this serious problem in the next slides.