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Can Uvex Safety Glasses Be Used For Bicycling
Yes: Yes and yes. As always caution if pregnant. ...Read more
Safety is a topic that includes recommendations for making the home and outdoor environments safe, especially for kids. This topic includes ideas on childproofing cabinets, keeping dangerous items locked up, ensuring balconies and stairs are safe, covering wiring and outlets, fencing off pools, staying away from cars, watching ...Read more
Do medical devices need to be approved by the fda? Who regulates these devices such as an inversion table for example? How can I be sure they're safe?
Not a Medical device: Yes, actual medical devices are regulated by the fda, but i doubt an inversion table is marketed to treat anything. Most manufacturers go out of their way to be sure to state the it is not intended to treat a medical condition. So you are left with reviews and comments by other users. If the device is truly unsafe and it injures someone, they will be sued for it. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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-3.0 in both eyes. Using contacts. Can read fine without glasses. Considering whether lasik or lasek, or other surgical correction?
Epi-LASIK: I have done over 10000 lasik cases and over 1000 prk cases. A documented, peer-reviewed study was published in 2011 showing that the lasik flap never fully heals. The consequence of this is if any lasik patient ever gets hit in the eye just right (just wrong) and the flap comes loose, there is a very brief window to get it repositioned or you'll need a corneal transplant. Insist on epi-lasik! ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Hi, quick question, wearing incorrect eye prescriptions glasses for long term, will not cause harm to eyes, correct?
I wear spectacles and want to switch to contact lenses for cosmetic reasons. Are contact lenses safe and healthy for eye health. Any risks?
My prescription for contact lenses recommends air optix aqua for astigmatism but how long does it take the eyes to adjust to a new persciption?
A day or two: You should be comfortable and see well in a day or two. ...Read more
What are good alternatives to monovision contacts other than distance only w/readers. I use a computer at work with detailed work.
Multifocal contacts: There are many brands of multifocal contact lenses - some are optimized for computer distance. It would be worth a trial with a few brands. ...Read more
I have read on internet that reading glasses or plus lenses if used for close works can control or reverse myopio, how far is this true?
Take glasses off: There is some evidence to support this. If you are myopic, or nearsighted (things are blurry when you look far away), i recommend you take your glasses off to read or look up close. This is similar to wearing reading glasses or plus lenses and may slow the worsening of your prescription. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Sometimes: Patients with early cataracts can often experience improved contrast sensitivity and reduced glare with yellow/amber tinted lenses for night driving. ...Read more
Not correct: Eyeglasses and contacts lens prescriptions are not the same. There is a power difference since the glasses are farther from the cornea surface compared to contact lens. Thus you need a different prescription, plus contact lens requires a base curve and diameter in addition to the power. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Not usually: Contact lenses that are used properly in a patient who is a proper candidate for their used will generally not be harmful. That's why so many millions of people successfully wear them. ...Read more
The latest crizal eyeglass coating with sph26 will be added to my prescription eyeglasses. Can someone tell me if this gives extra sun protection?
They say so: "yes! all crizal lenses offer the most complete daily protection against the invisible and often irreversible dangers of uv reflection." from their website....http://www.crizalusa.com/about-crizal/faq/pages/default.aspx. ...Read more
Yes: As long the glasses clears up your vision at the computer distance its not a problem. Sometime depends on the level of your correction the computer distance can be clear with or without glasses. After 40 the person may become presbyopic that means he/she cannot focus at near. If the person is mildly myopic then computer could be clear without glasses. ...Read more
Is it possible to change the eye color using implantable contact lenses and correct my vision at the same time? I am a healthy male aged 27. I have moderate myopia which needs vision correction with eye glasses or contact lenses. Can implantable contact l
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