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Any link between dry eyes and malnutrition?
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Any link between dry eyes and malnutrition?

Hi, well, that's my question. I have just been diagnosed with B12 deficiency and will get tested for other nutrients as well. Any link with dry eyes? Thanks in advance.
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Flaxoil and fishoil help with dry eye.
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I am not aware of an association between vitamin B12 deficiency and dry eye.

Dr. O.
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Thank you doctor,

What about another vitamins or minerals and dry eyes? Thanks in advance.
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Flaxoil and fishoil help with dry eye.
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