Tuesday, December 10, 2019

Contacts

What your patient might ask you…

Are daily contacts healthier than reusable contacts? Still yes. A new study was just published in Cornea examining daily vs. reusable contacts and their effect on the ocular...

Contact lens wear and the meibomian glands.

A new study investigated the impact of soft contact lens wear on the meibomian glands (MG). The study details. The authors examined 174 eyes of current contact lens...

Any Miru contact lens fans out there?

They have a new monthly lens that just launched in the US. Miru 1 month Menicon is available as a sphere, toric, or multifocal. (via)

What your patient might ask you…

Can I get a multifocal contact if I have astigmatism? You can and we also have a new option to try. ULTRA Multifocal for Astigmatism just...

What your patient might ask you…

When can I get the contact lens with Transitions? TIME has announced their picks for the 50 best inventions for 2018 and a couple of...

What your patient might ask you…

Do I have to buy my year supply of my contacts all at once? No. Johnson & Johnson has launched the MyAcuvue Subscription Program which allows...

Weekly social media roundup.

If Snapchat pays you to promote Spectacles... You better promote it. Save this post for next Halloween. Halloween is over but horror from colored contacts lives on. What's new in glasses...

Weekly social media roundup.

Get this man some contacts. Another royal wedding was this past week and the groom put his glasses on for just a second to make sure he...

Weekly social media roundup.

OD save. Great story about a Delaware OD that saved a man's life. Contact Lens Health Week. Mark your social media calendars. August 20-24th is contact lens health week....

Weekly social media roundup.

Poor vision coverage. NPR featured a story about the gaps in insurance coverage for eye exams. They also gave a nice shoutout to ICO for their outreach...

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