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How Much Do You Really Know About Chronic Dry Eye?

Dryness. Grittiness. Intense stinging. These symptoms just scratch the surface of chronic dry eye disease. There are a number of different causes – everything from advanced age to medications to weather. Chronic dry eye can bring real challenges to everyday tasks, especially for those living with macular degeneration. How much do you know about dry eye? Take this quiz to learn more about the signs, symptoms, and possible treatment options.

Chronic dry eye can occur when your eye:


People with macular degeneration are more likely also to have chronic dry eye.


The goal of dry eye treatment is to: