A 17-year-old female asked:
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bad to sleep in your contacts?

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Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Unanswerable: It all depends on the type of your contacts. Your eye doctor would have told you these rules when they were prescribed for you.
Answered on Dec 2, 2013

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