TONIGHT: Itchy, scratchy eyes? It could be Dry Eye Disease

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If your eyes are itchy, don’t assume it’s allergies. Doctors are finding a number of patients have Dry Eye Disease, where glands around the eye have atrophied and sufferers constantly need eye drops to feel better.

Tonight, FOX43 talks to local families affected by Dry Eye Disease, and a doctor who has been researching it for the past seven years. Learn more about the causes and treatments for this irritating illness, tonight on FOX43 News at 10.