A member asked:

Been suffering from dry eyes mgd for 1 year , and dry skin dermatitis on my face. can dehydration be the cause? i dont drink enough water for years.

A doctor has provided 1 answer
Dr. Richard Bensinger answered

Specializes in Ophthalmology

MGD can be aggravated by fluid deficiency and you have self diagnosed low fluid intake which you can correct. This is an area of eye treatment that has undergone significant improvement in the last 5 years. See an ophthalmologist for updated treatment.

Answered Jul 31, 2017



Still have questions?

Get the best care from a doctor who knows you.

Book a Video Appointment
Sponsor Content

Related Questions

Online Primary Care Doctors Accepting New Patients

$44 video appointments available today with a membership as low as $15/month

Book a Video Appointment
Ask your question
Didn't find what you're looking for?

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more.

Ask your question

Meet your new favorite doctor