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Global Contact Lenses Market 2016 Industry, Analysis, Research, Share, Growth, Sales, Trends, Supply, Forecast to 2021

(EMAILWIRE.COM, April 07, 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.For full report refer to 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....

Ditch contact lenses after 10 years or risk going BLIND: Eye experts warn poor hygiene can cause bugs to stick to them - burrowing into the cornea

Study compares long-term contact use with having laser eye surgeryThe worst risk is parasitic amoeba bugs that burrow into the corneaRisks are higher for extended-wear lenses over dailies, experts warnBy Claudia Tanner For MailonlinePublished: 12:23 EDT, 31 March 2017 | Updated: 15:53 EDT, 31 March 2017 Be warned if you have worn contact lenses for 10 years.You're six times more likely to develop an infection that could leave you blind than if you have laser eye surgery, research...

Commentary: Assemblywoman's switcheroo a victory for affordable vision prescriptions in Nevada

We all know revolutionary services like Uber and Airbnb are disrupting and improving upon antiquated industries. The world of optometry is undergoing a similar technological revolution that is slashing prices and increasing consumer access to glasses and contact lenses.But just like with the taxi and hotel industry, there are a lot of eye care professionals who want to protect the status quo and are lobbying to stop optometry from progressing into the 21st Century.The issue of dispute?...