contact lens

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a thin curved glass or plastic lens designed to fit over the cornea in order to correct vision or to deliver medication


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Another thing to be aware of when it comes to contact lens solutions is the possibility of allergic reaction or sensitivity.
It has been reported that contact lens wearers in the south of England are nine times more likely to pick up an eye infection that could permanently damage their sight than people in the rest of the country.
Aside from the risk of infection, exposure to water and the chemicals in it can cause other contact lens related issues.
The CDC has found that contact lens wearers who do not follow recommended replacement schedules have more complications and self-reported discomfort than contact lens wearers who follow these recommendations.
This report analyzes the market outlook in the aftermath of the withdrawal of Bausch & Lombs ReNu with MoistureLoc contact lens solution
Since the four major contact lens manufacturers instituted UPP, contact lens wearers have seen some online prices increase as much as 150%.
We are increasing our efforts to educate and empower contact lens wearers and we are working with eye care practitioners to launch a new Wear & Care Program to create an ongoing discussion with contact lens wearers about proper care of their lenses and their eyes.
the high-performance contact lens for Astigmatism, is supported by a campaign highlighting the importance of high-performance vision, and shows a baseball pitcher throwing a strike.
November 17 through 21, 2014, marks the first annual Contact Lens Health Week.
Subsequently, on March 31, 2006, after the markets closed, the Company announced that it was collaborating in a scientific investigation with health authorities to determine the extent and cause of an increase in a rare fungus infection among contact lens wearers that first surfaced in certain parts of Asia.
10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Contact Lenses and Solutions in US$ Million by the following Product Segments: Contact Lenses (Rigid Gas Permeable Lenses, Soft Contact Lenses[Spherical Lenses, Toric Lenses, & Multifocals]), and Contact Lens Care Solutions.
Bausch & Lomb encourages contact lens wearers to strictly follow the contact lens wear and care recommendations of their eye care professionals in order to be sure they continue to enjoy safe and comfortable contact lens wear.
Washing your hands may seem like common sense, but the American Eye-Q survey found that 35 percent of contact lens wearers skipped this important step.