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Self-Help for Dry Eye Syndrome

By Afsaneh Khetrapal BSc (Hons)When there is a lack of tear formation or if the tears evaporate quickly in the eyes, dry eye syndrome occurs. When affected by this syndrome, it is difficult to read or use a computer for long durations and it may be difficult to tolerate dry environments. Prevention is better than cure and there are a number of ways to prevent dry eye syndrome.Image Credit: liza54500 / ShutterstockProtecting from Environmental FactorsEnvironmental factors strongly influence...

Best robot vacuum cleaner 2017: will these dust-sucking droids mean you never need to clean again?

Robot vacuum cleaners have been around for a decade now, and they still suck. Suck, you see? Get it? They're vacuum cleaners! They suck stuff up! Eh, I can't work with this audience.Actually, the cynical might say that is not just a crap joke. Robot vacuum cleaners still aren't the finished article, and can be, in fact, one of most frustrating tech categories. They promise freedom from drudgery; a great leap forward to match the washing machine, dishwasher and, er, can opener.What they...

Boots No. 7 Beautiful Skin Quick Thinking Wipes

These are fab! These Boots were made for walking…right into your makeup bag! I found the best makeup wipes! — and better still, they’re totes affordable and available right down the street at the drugstore. They’re the Boots No. 7 Beautiful Skin Quick Thinking Wipes for All Skin Types, and I randomly picked up a pack one day on a whim at Target because I ran out of the Pixi wipes I’ve been using since last month. AdvertisementI also wanted to try something new (story of every beauty junkie’s...