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How can optometrists do a better job encouraging contact lens safety? It's important to purchase contacts from a trusted source. Contact lenses are medical devices, but many people purchase them from third-party vendors like online retailers or flea markets. Some online retailers sell contact lenses without prescriptions [...]
via Allure Magazine]
Are Color Contact Lenses Actually Safe to Wear? Here's What You Need to Know "All contact lenses are classified as medical devices by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and require a valid prescription," says Andrea Thau, past president of the American Optometric Association. That said, you should never, ever put them in [...]
JetLenses aims to save you a bunch of money on your contacts “It was a space where doing this kind of work – engineering and data science – would have an immediate impact that I could see on a day-to-day basis,” Pandya explains as to why he decided to target the prescription lenses market. “A lot the reason why [...]
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Need New Contact Lenses? Warehouse Clubs Offer Better Deals If you're buying contact lenses from anywhere except Costco or Sam's Club, you're probably paying too much. For example, we shopped for ClearSight 1 Day daily disposable soft contact lenses, by Cooper Vision, at the websites of pharmacies, opticians [...]
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Why are disposable contact lenses ideal for the new wearer? For these customers, if someone has not mentioned contact lenses to them, they may interpret this as their being unsuitable. Many patients are ill-informed about how ‘strong’ their prescription is in relation to the full optical range, and they are ... [...]
FDA to declassify electroshock therapy to same risk category as condoms and contact lenses The bill, known as the 21st Century Cures Act, "essentially weakens the already weak standards for the approval process of prescription drugs and medical ... this is the same category as condoms, contact lenses and air purifiers. CCHRI says that ECT ... [...]
CooperVision updates its OptiExpert app The new toric calculator offers an efficient way to calculate a suggested initial diagnostic toric contact lens for each patient. The practitioner simply inputs the patient’s most recent spectacles prescription and the app suggests the toric contact ... [...]
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Futuristic’ contact lens gains FDA marketing approval Excerpted from the feature article: Advances (in contact lens technology) could prove promising for glaucoma patients, relegated to daily medications to alleviate intraocular pressure, often via prescription eye drops they personally administer. [...]
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Contact lens discounter, 1-800-Contacts, complains about Arizona optometrists They should not allow eye care professionals to deny their patients their right to their prescription nor their right to choose where to purchase their lenses." Contact lenses are prescribed by specific brand and the prescriptions are often filled at the ... [...]
(EMAILWIRE.COM, December 18, 2017 ) According to the report Global Contact Lenses Market published by Market Data Forecast, the global market projected to reach USD 15.1 billion by 2021, at a CGSR of 7.60% from 2016 to 2021.View report at: http://www.marketdataforecast.com/market-reports/global-contact-lenses-market-1697/A contact lens is a thin and curved lens which is placed on the surface of the eye. They can be used for cosmetic and novelty purpose or for vision correction. Contact...
(EMAILWIRE.COM, January 10, 2018 ) According to the report Global Contact Lenses Market published by Market Data Forecast, the global market projected to reach USD 15.1 billion by 2021, at a CGSR of 7.60% from 2016 to 2021.View report at http://www.marketdataforecast.com/market-reports/global-contact-lenses-market-1697/A contact lens is a thin and curved lens which is placed on the surface of the eye. They can be used for cosmetic and novelty purpose or for vision correction. Contact Lenses...
If one of the accessories this year to your Halloween costume are spooky contact lenses, optometrist in Merced say the potential eye damage is not worth the Instagram photos.Non prescription contact lenses, popularly used during the month of October for zombie, vampire and devil costumes, can cause infections and in worst case scenarios blindness, said Cayla Robillard, an optometrist at Golden Valley Health Centers. "It's terrible to see young people just trying to dress up for a night and...