Archive for the ‘Allergies’ Category

Allergic Eye Disease

Allergic disease is the 5th leading chronic disease in the United States. It is the 3rd most common chronic disease among children under 18. A nationwide survey found that more than half (54.6%) of all Americans tested positive to one or more allergens, of these, 83% suffer ocular (eye) symptoms. In general, allergy is a […]

Allergic Red Eye Treatments

Allergic Red Eye Treatments-¬†Avoid triggers, the most common way to treat eye allergies is to avoid the substances, or antigens, things that are causing your symptoms (dander, dust, grasses, etc.)– Cold Compresses- apply compresses to closed eyes for 5 to 10 minutes several times per day.¬†– Chilled Eye Drops- keep a bottle of doctor recommended […]