Category Archives: Contact Lenses

The Terminator: Contact Lenses for Eyes that let you see texts and navigation!

Technology in contact lenses is no longer futuristic.  A company in Ghent Belgium has developed what is being followed by both Google and Apple Tech giants, trying to develop this technology for themselves.  The contact lens, when worn, will allow you to … Continue reading

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The successful reading of an Eyechart doesn’t mean your vision is OK!

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The succesful reading of an Eyechart doesn’t mean your vision is OK!

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Study: Many Contact-Lens Wearers Not Practicing Recommended Hygiene Steps!

The Dallas Morning News polled and found that: “Only two percent of contact wearers earned a good rating for their lens care, and just one patient did everything right.” The Optometry Journal and Vision Science confirmed. After analyzing “the lens care practices … Continue reading

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Could contact lenses save your Life?!

Next Generation Contact Lenses May Help Monitor Health! The next generation of contact Lenses called ‘smart lenses’…are packed with circuits, sensors and wireless technology.  These are all designed to keep an eye on your health.  Researchers are now testing contact lenses that … Continue reading

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Nearly 5 million contact lenses Recalled!

Once again another contact lens recall.  This is to let people that may be wearing the Cooper Vision Avaira contacts know that they may need to discontinue wear of these lenses until the problem is cleared up causing patients problems.  … Continue reading

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Hydrogen Peroxide and Contact Lenses?

Past scares of bacteria, fungal, viral and amoeba infections getting in contact lens solutions have been studied.  The reason for those situations taking place was the preservative in the disinfecting solutions people were using did not kill enough bacteria, fungus, virus, etc.  … Continue reading

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I want to wears cls, but I’ve been told I have astigmatism…what does that mean?

It sounds like a disease but really has to do with your eyes’ shape not being the same curvature from the front of your eyes to the back of your eyes. Astigmatism refers to the shape of the eyeball , … Continue reading

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