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Effects of long-term contact lens wear on the cornea - Wikipedia, the ...

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Long-term contact lens use can lead to alterations in corneal thickness, stromal thickness, ... Knowledge concerning the form and function of the cornea and the various types of contact lenses and t...

Contact Lenses > Contact Lens Risks - FDA

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Aug 24, 2015 ... Wearing contact lenses puts you at risk of several serious conditions including eye infections and corneal ulcers. These conditions can develop ...

Dangers Of Contact Lenses - How To Improve Your Eyesight

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The dangers of contact lens are many. Wearing contact lenses put you at risk of several serious conditions from self limiting to sight threatening diseases such ...

Contact Lenses - types, risks, care, handling, proper wearing of ...

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Feb 19, 2014 ... Contact Lenses - this comprehensive overview covers the different types of contact lenses; the risks, care, and handling of contact lenses; and ...

Colored Contact Lenses - American Academy of Ophthalmology

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Dec 11, 2015 ... These risks include dangerous infections that can lead to ... One study found that wearing costume contact lenses increased the risk for ...

How not to use contact lenses: Four common ways we risk eye ...

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Aug 24, 2015 ... A new report has found 99 per cent of those who wear contact lenses have engaged in at least one “contact lens hygiene risk behavior”.

Contact Lenses May Pose Some Unforeseen Risks Video - ABC News

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Aug 26, 2015 ... Chad Groeschen, 39, says he developed a bacterial infection from sleeping in lenses marketed for "day and night" wear.

Contact Lenses: The Risks You Need to Know - Medscape

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Oct 24, 2012 ... Although convenient, contact lenses can pose serious risks if not used ... offers practical advice to reinforce to your contact lens-wearing patients.

Contact lenses: a look at the risks and recommendations - Medical ...

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Aug 27, 2015 ... In this Spotlight feature, we take a look at some of the risky behaviors that need to be avoided when wearing contact lenses that the majority of ...

Wearing Contact Lenses | Prevent Blindness

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Most often, eye doctors, or other licensed eye care professionals, prescribe contact lenses for vision problems such as nearsightedness, farsightedness and  ...

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Can Contact Lenses Damage Your Eyes? - AllAboutVision.com

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Wearing contact lenses can damage your eyes if you are careless. ... the risk of eye problems with gas permeable lenses, compared with wearing soft contacts.

8 Dangerous Contact Lens Mistakes You Don't Know You're Making

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Nov 21, 2014 ... Less-than-stellar contact lens hygiene could put you at risk for serious ... If you wear glasses during the week and pop in your contacts only on ...

Contact lens safety - Live Well - NHS Choices

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Wearing contact lenses increases the risk of eye infections. Failing to follow the instructions raises that risk considerably. Here's some advice on how to use ...