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New App Provides Aid for Dry EyesMar. 07, 2013—Dry-eye sufferers, take heart. A new app designed to help patients withchro...
The Dry Eye App costs $2.99 and is available by searching for "Dry Eye" in the iTunes AppStore. Those interested can also ...
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New app provides aid for dry eyes

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The Dry Eye App for the iPhone and iPad seeks to aid a growing segment of the population with dry eye symptoms. A recent estimate from the American Academy of Ophthalmology suggests that 3.2 million women and 1.7 million men in the United States have dry eye syndrome. And with that being said, dry eye symptoms tend to increase with age. The classic request of tracked symptoms from your doctor creates a patient need and the new Dry Eye App seeks to fill that need to make your life easier.

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New app provides aid for dry eyes

  1. 1. New App Provides Aid for Dry EyesMar. 07, 2013—Dry-eye sufferers, take heart. A new app designed to help patients withchronic dry eye symptoms find relief is on the market.The Dry Eye App for the iPhone and iPad seeks to aid a growing segment of the populationwith dry eye symptoms. A recent estimate from the American Academy of Ophthalmologysuggests that 3.2 million women and 1.7 million men in the United States have dry eyesyndrome. And with that being said, dry eye symptoms tend to increase with age. Theclassic request of tracked symptoms from your doctor creates a patient need and the newDry Eye App seeks to fill that need to make your life easier.The connivence of the iPhone and the support of the Dry Eye App, which is essentially aportable software suite designed to help patients track dry eye symptoms and treatments,helps patients to better communicate their needs to their optometrist or ophthalmologist.Ultimately, resulting in optimal care you deserve.The Dry Eye App helps users to document dry eye symptoms by providing a personal profilearea. In this area, users can access a complete list of common medicines and therapiesassociated with dry eye symptoms. The app also lets users personalize their profiles byadding their own unique symptoms to the existing list. In addition, the Dry Eye App helpsusers to track symptoms over time to show fluctuation in their symptoms. Users can alsorecord the severity of symptoms. Having all these details and data points immediatelyaccessible helps eye specialists to make appropriate adjustments in medication and therapy.In essence, the Dry Eye App stands to revolutionize eye care for dry-eye sufferers.While the Dry Eye App has a significant number of features allowing users to input data, it isespecially useful in the data it generates. The Dry Eye App has a special feature that allowsusers to produce a graph of the progress of dry eye symptoms over time. Additionally, theDry Eye App includes a glossary for help with key terms and a specialized feature thattracks lab results and hormonal changes in order to help specialists make informeddiagnoses. These data point’s mean that patients can send their information to doctorsahead of time directly from their phone, thereby not only increasing the accuracy ofdiagnoses but also decreasing the frequency of expensive and time-consumingappointments.
  2. 2. The Dry Eye App costs $2.99 and is available by searching for "Dry Eye" in the iTunes AppStore. Those interested can also seek more information by visiting the apps supportingwebsite at www.dryeyetracker.com.Abouts Dry Eye App:-Dry Eye App for the iPhone. Easily Track Your Dry Eye Disease Symptoms and Dry EyeTherapies to Feel Better. Dry Eye will help you track dry eye symptoms daily and over time soyou can share how you are feeling with your ophthalmologist/optometrist. This will aid your eyecare professional in making adjustments to your dry eye treatment and provide a vehicle to trackyour progress. The Dry Eye App comes with a list of most common dry-eye symptoms, othersymptoms you are experiencing can be added. The App enables patients to graph symptomseverity over days, weeks and month. Visit http://www.dryeyetracker.com/ for more details.

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