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An eye exam saves a local man from a very deadly condition involving a sunken brain!

Zen McManus underwent a routine eye exam to get new contacts for traveling, little did he know that he was close to losing his life. David Fissel, from Washington D.C. was looking at the patient’s eye. “I looked at the … 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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