Post-menopausal women at higher risk of chronic dry eye.

Women who have undergone menopause are at a higher risk of developing chronic dry eye due to the hormonal changes. A reduction in the production of both estrogen and progesterone can affect the tear film composition. Symptoms of dry eye can include, burning or scratchy sensation in the eyes, sensitivity to light, difficulty with nighttime […]

Hormone Replacement Therapy in Women linked to cataracts

Women who are using or who had used Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT) have increased rates of cataract removal.