Posts Tagged 'contact lenses'

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Quora: How do I overcome the fear of wearing contact lenses?

Posted on July 31st, 2012 · Posted in Contact Lenses

Great question from earlier this week on Quora:  How do I overcome the fear of wearing contact lenses? A good first step for anyone fearful of contact lenses is identifying.. Read more

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Quora: How often should I change contact lenses when I wear glasses most days?

Posted on June 27th, 2012 · Posted in Contact Lenses

I use 30-day contact lenses, but I wear glasses roughly 2/3rds of the time. How often should I change to new lenses? One of the fun things about Quora is.. Read more

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“Is it OK to wear contact lenses when I have a red eye?”

Posted on June 4th, 2012 · Posted in Contact Lenses, Eye Health

The white part of my eye has a red spot on it that won’t go away. An interesting topic showed up on Quora a few days ago regarding the use.. Read more

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“I Have Astigmatism. Can I Wear Contact Lenses?”

Posted on May 31st, 2012 · Posted in Contact Lenses

Let’s face it…you and astigmatism have a lot in common:  You both dread Mondays.  You both wonder why McDonald’s continues to advertise so heavily when everyone in the world knows.. Read more

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Quora: Does wearing prescription glasses make your eyes dependent on them?

Posted on May 8th, 2012 · Posted in Eyeglasses

If you wear prescriptions because you’re short sighted, and you keep wearing them for several months or years, will your eyes adjust so that you’ll depend on them, or would.. Read more

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Extending Contact Lens Life

Posted on January 4th, 2012 · Posted in Contact Lenses, Eye Health

An interesting question popped up the other day over on Quora regarding the use of monthly disposable contact lenses: “What will happen to my eyes if I use my monthly.. Read more

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Decorative Contact Lens Primer

Posted on October 11th, 2011 · Posted in Contact Lenses, Eye Health

Halloween is almost upon us again and with it comes the influx of confusion about decorative/cosmetic contact lenses. Decorative contact lenses that change your eyes into balls of fire, or.. Read more

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Why Do My Eyes Get Tired Faster When I Wear Contacts Versus Glasses?

Posted on July 23rd, 2011 · Posted in Contact Lenses, Eyeglasses

Another great question popped up recently over on Quora.  A poster noticed that his distance vision with glasses or contact lenses was fairly equal, but when he worked at the.. Read more

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Reading Glasses After LASIK? Why!?!?

Posted on July 19th, 2011 · Posted in Eyeglasses, General, Surgery

LASIK has become a very popular procedure in recent years.  The goal being that a person can minimize or eliminate their dependency on glasses or contact lenses for clear vision. .. Read more

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“Creative” Contact Lens Storage

Posted on July 11th, 2011 · Posted in Contact Lenses

Eye doctors see some pretty crazy stuff.  Ask a few what the weirdest thing they have seen or heard today and you’re likely to get some stories you could use.. Read more