About this course
A key step to empowering you to best manage your dry eye disease is to have a broad understanding of what dry eye disease is and how to best manage it. You will leave this course with a greater understanding and will be equipped to better manage your dry eye disease.
Quick video covering the core knowledge of the normal eyelids.
The next chapters will build on this knowledge so please do watch this 3 minute video!
In this Chapter we covered the following:
A normal tear film is made up of two layers.
We discussed where the oil and the watery components of the tear film come from and where tears drain to.
We discussed the eyelids and how that a normal population of bacteria are needed to have healthy eyelids.
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We will look at different terms used in Dry Eye Disease.
This is an important step in Empowering you to understand your condition. Also it will allow you to speak with your eye care specialist in the same language.
In this video we covered:
We introduced the following terms:
Regarding treatment we looked at the difference between Generic and Branded products
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