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Can excessive amounts of crying damage your eyes, esp. if you wear contacts?

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Dr. Nela Cordero
Pediatrics 54 years experience
CRYING A LOT: It will not affect the contact lens but might blurr your vision after excessive crying.

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A 47-year-old member asked:

Can you tell me if i wear contacts when i don't need them can I damage your eyes?

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Dr. Tim Conrad
Ophthalmology 34 years experience
Not likely: Contact lenses when used properly and under the care of an eye doctor are not likely to damage your eyes. Improper use can cause infections and inflammations which can cause damage.

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