Epiphora; Tearing - increased
Consider the cause of the tearing. If the eyes feel dry and burn and then begin to tear, consider using artificial tears before tearing occurs. This prevents the reflex tearing.
If the eyes are itchy and uncomfortable, consider allergy as a cause. Over-the-counter antihistamines can be useful. A mucous discharge from the eyes or red eyes may indicate a blocked tear duct or eyelid problem.
Tearing is not an...Read more
A victory for medicine was won recently on the racetrack at Santa Anita by a horse named Lukimbi. After sustaining a potentially... Read more »
If you are a sports fan, you have probably heard of an athlete who has torn the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL). Maybe you've had the same injury.... Read more »
Anyone who has injured the hamstring muscle is more likely to injure it again compared to others without injury. Athletes have the highest number of... Read more »
An injury to the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) doesn't have to mean the end of an athlete's career. Advances in surgical treatment have made it... Read more »