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Dry eyes? Try this!

Artificial tears, warm compresses, eye massage, or prescription medications may ease your discomfort. According to the American Optometric Association, most older adults experience some of the gritty, burning symptoms of dry eye syndrome. “The severity varies, from people who only get dry eyes in the winter to people who have dry eyes every day,” says Dr. Matthew Gardiner, an ophthalmologist with Harvard-affiliated Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary. The eyes have it…

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