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The TrueTear device works by stimulating a nerve inside the nose, prompting the body to generate its own tears. Photo by Cody Duty/Texas Medical Center.
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How an electrical shock to the nose treats dry eyes

The device helps patients generate their own tears instead of relying on drops

April 30, 2019
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