View Full Version : Overactive tear ducts

06-20-2003, 12:24 PM
Wedding ,funerals, new puppies it doesn't matter my eyes just start watering.
I've tried controlling it but it just happens.
I'm not really particularly soft hearted.
Its pretty embarassing .
Is there a treatment for watery eyes.
What triggers the reflex if thats what you call it.
I have several allergies so I suspect a connection but I don't understand what gets things started in the first place.

06-20-2003, 12:34 PM
That's the sadest thing I ever heard. If my tearducts weren't blocked from a birth defect, I there would be a tear there.

06-20-2003, 12:35 PM
Do you have a social phobia? That is, do you have an excessive among of discomfort / anxiety in social situations where others do not seem to have that level of anxiety? This is a serious question.

06-20-2003, 01:05 PM

Damn now you are scaring me.
I don't go looking for crowds and sort of avoid them but I have no fear of them preferring country space.
I don't think I'm anxious.
This can happen watching TV.

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