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Our dry eye blog — moisture chamber glasses

Meibomian gland dysfunction (MGD) - the commonest contributor to dry eyes

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Until recently, it was widely believed that lack of tear production was the main reason that people suffer from dry eyes.

Recent research indicates that in the majority of dry eye cases it is a lack of secretion of Meibum that is the problem. It is estimated that 60 to 80% of dry eye patients have Meibomian gland dysfunction (referred to as "MGD".)

What is Meibomian gland dysfunction?

The Meibomian glands are located along the eyelid margins behind the base of the eyelashes. 

There are about 25 to 40 meibomian glands in the upper eyelid and 20 to 30 in the lower...

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Suffering from dry eyes in the hot weather? Get instant relief with moisture chamber glasses

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If, like me, you suffer from dry eyes, you'll be suffering much worse than usual in this extremely hot and dry weather.

Your eyes will be drying out much faster, particularly outdoors, and you're probably finding the sunshine far too bright.

It's probably painful to read this blog because your eyes are so uncomfortable. So I'll keep it brief!

You don't need to suffer extreme dry eyes!

Get a well-fitting pair of moisture chamber glasses or sunglasses and you'll notice the difference within minutes.

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When you're wearing the glasses,...

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Ziena Kai moisture chamber glasses have changed my life

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We have been delighted with the positive comments that keep on coming from people who have bought Ziena Kai moisture chamber glasses.

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Wearing these glasses has been literally life changing for many dry eye sufferers and we thought we would share with you some of the recent heartfelt emails that we have received.

Sent in by Sally

"I want to thank you so much for taking the time recently to discuss my problem and advise me on which glasses would be best for me.


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The extreme heat warning and what it means for your eyes

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Due to the heatwave in England, the Met Office has issued an extreme heat warning for the first time ever.

Exeter, where the Met Office is based and where I live and work, is today hotter than Delhi or Lagos. 

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Why do we seldom hear about the effect of extreme heat on our eyes? 

Plenty of common sense advice is broadcast in hot weather, such as drinking plenty of fluids and wearing cool and loose clothing. But very little is said about how extreme hot weather affects our eyes and...

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Watch our new video overview of Ziena glasses

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In this video, John explains how the Ziena range of moisture chamber glasses help to relieve dry eyes, itchy eyes due to airborne allergens, and watery eyes when you are outdoors in cold weather. He goes on to describe each of the models in the Ziena range, explaining their unique features.

If you are thinking of buying moisture chamber glasses, this video is an ideal starting point.

If you want to phone us

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