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What's The Difference Between Acuvue Oasys And Advance
I wear acuvue advance lens bc 8.7. I want to try acuve oasys bc 8.4 and 8.8 which 1 would be good fit? For me which one would the best fit?
Can I switch between Acuvue Oasys 2 wk Hydraclear to Oasys daily Hydraluxe? Would my current script change from -1.0/-.75; 8.4; 14?
Not a problem: The lens powers would be the same. There is a slight difference in the fit but not enough to be a problem. You should make this transition smoothly without problems ...Read more
Can I switch between acuvue oasys and acuvue trueyes on different days due to my time needs? I don't want to waste a daily contact for only 2 hours.
It's very popular: Acuvue oasys for astigmatism is a very popular contact lens used to correct astigmatism. Soft contacts used for astigmatism must remain in a constant rotational position on the eye. This contact's design has been more successful at this than some older types. Although it doesn't work for everyone, it is among several very good options for astigmatic lenses. ...Read more
You can still wear..: Contact lenses, but most of the soft contact lenses are either a two week or 30 day replacement. Those people that have difficult with dryness or allergies are candidates for daily contact lenses. Replace contact with a new one every day. ...Read more
Doesn't matter: Contact lens thickness is not an important feature of a contact lens. ...Read more
Shouldn't: The reason there are many brands is that eyes vary as to shape and tear production. Discuss with your ophthalmologist the problems you have had with your current lens and get advice on better fitting and comfortable lenses. You might also have a tear production problem if the current lenses "stick" to your eyes. ...Read more
My optician told me the acuvue day and night contacts were 6 times breathable from others, so why are they still bothering me after being brand new?
I wear 1day acuvue moist contact lenses. Any1 know good eyedrops that won't suction cup them to my eyesballs? I love these, I just need eyedrops that work
Artificial tears: 1 day disposable contact lenses are becoming increasingly popular because they are comfortable and are thrown away daily rather than needing to be cleaned and stored every night. Any brand of preservative-free artificial tear can be used safely with soft contact lenses (e.g. Systane, optive, etc). I'm not sure why any eyedrops would suction cup the contacts to your eyes though. ...Read more
Yes: Acuvue contacts come in a variety of colors with specific prescriptions, with different disposable options. ...Read more
I use acuvue 2 for about 2 months and I started to rinse the contacts with optee free before and after use. Now, I don't know if is because the season or because of the solution to desinfect, my eyes started itchy and red a lot. I called a doctor and she
Agreed: Agreed that this is probably allergic but one can also have an allergy to the plastic of a certain contact lens. Please keep your follow up with your eye doctor. ...Read more
What's the ultra-lasik (ultra lase)? is it the most advanced technique? What's the difference between it and between costume lasik?
Is there a big difference between similac sensitive & similac advance formula, would it cause problems to use one up then switch to the other?
Maybe, maybe not: Both formulas have the same protein and components except for the type of sugar. Iff your kid is on the sensitive, a switch to the regular may cause spit up or other issues. If on the regular, using the sensitive would probably not create any issues. Some vendors will trade out the product if you ask. ...Read more
My baby's body is producing to much salt and sugar, is there a lot of difference between similac advance and total comfort?
Metabolic disorders: Babies who have metabolic disorders and have imbalances of electrolytes and glucose require highly specialized formulas as prescribed by a pediatric specialist (genetics, gastroenterology, neonatology or endocrinology). It is dangerous to use formulas other than those recommended specifically for your babies medical problem. Similac Advance and Total Comfort are likely inappropriate. ...Read more
Difference between a well controlled heart disease patient and an uncontrolled client in advanced age?
What particular: Heart disease are you referring to? Generally a controlled disease is disease in stable condition with symptoms and signs of the illness controlled. While the opposite is correct for poorly controlled disease. ...Read more
Is it true that cold weather doesn't give you a cold? And is there a difference between COLD and FLU? Thanks in advance
Yes: Colds and flu are more common in cold weather probably because the viruses persist longer and people are together indoors in more crowded conditions. Colds are caused by multiple different viruses such as rhinovirus and adenovirus and cause mainly nasal congestion and cough. Influenza is caused by different strains of influenza virus and have more systemic symptoms like fever, headache, and coug ...Read more
My son diagnosed with anisometropia& amblyopia OS. Rx OD +3.75 OS +5.00. Is the difference between eyes 1.25 and how bad is this? Thanks in advance.
Not bad: His visual correction is measured in diopters. He Needs more of a correction to see clearly in His sinister (left) eye than he needs for his dexterous (right) eye. His vision should should be checked yearly as he grows. I usually suggest doing in late summer just before school begins. Anisometropia is just medicalese for not = correct in both eyes. ...Read more
Doctors, what is the difference between advanced testicular cancer and another advance cancer such as advanced lung cancer?
More curable: Advanced testicular cancer spreads to nodal area. In most instances the primmary is resectable and nodes can most oftern be removed. These tumors are sensitive to radiation and chemotherapy with a high cure rate. Lung cancer when advanced is most often not resectable and invades major pulmonary vessels into pericardium. Effective radiation hard to deliver and chemo limited. ...Read more
What's the difference between hep b vaccine and hep b booster? Is there differences in formulation? Thanks!
There is differance:
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cd4 is a subtype of t-cell known as "helper t-cells" (cd4 cells also express cd3)
cd8 is another subtype of t-cell known as "killer t-cells" (cd8 cells also express cd3). ...Read more
Political terms: Defining one's sexual identity is your business, not your doctor's. A person who feels some romantic attraction to both men and women / males and females may self-designate as "bisexual"; someone often having insertive sex with both is probably practicing this; calling onesself pansexual advertises openmindedness and liking all lifestyles and types of male and female sexual identity. ...Read more
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