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  1. Contact lens found lodged in woman's eyelid 28 years after she 'lost' it, doctors reportRead the original story w/Photo

    22 min ago | Journal and Courier

    A swelling eyelid led doctors to discover a hard contact lens entirely wrapped in soft tissue, according to the journal BMJ Case Reports. Contact lens found lodged in woman's eyelid 28 years after she 'lost' it, doctors report A swelling eyelid led doctors to discover a hard contact lens entirely wrapped in soft tissue, according to the journal BMJ Case Reports.

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  2. Sleep in Your Contacts, Risk Serious Eye Damage: CDCRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | HON

    ... cornea, the clear, dome-shaped film that covers the front of your eye, according to the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO). "They are sight-threatening and they are painful," Fromer said of these ulcers. "They can cause a perforation of the ...

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  3. Contact lens safety tips widely ignored, CDC warnsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Washington Times

    ... for the fifth annual Contact Lens Health Week, from Monday through Aug. 24. Elsewhere, the American Academy of Ophthalmology issued its own August tip sheet, bluntly titled "Contact Lens Care: You're probably doing it wrong." It said wearers should ...

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  4. Please, Please, Please Don't Sleep in Contact Lenses, CDC SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Live Science

    It's late, you're tired, and the last thing you want to do is get out of bed and take out your contact lenses. If so, you're not alone: Around one-third of people who wear contact lenses have reported that they sleep or nap in them.

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  5. Minimally invasive options are slowing the progression of glaucomaRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Newswise

    ... Eye Clinic, where Robert Feldman, M.D., Richard S. Ruiz Distinguished University Chair in the Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Science at McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth), sees ...

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  6. Reliable point-of-care blood test can help prevent toxoplasmosisRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... criteria for an optimal point-of-care test," said toxoplasmosis specialist Rima McLeod, MD, a professor of ophthalmology and visual science and pediatrics at the University of Chicago Medicine. "It is sensitive and specific, quick and easy to ...

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  7. Teen Lost Contact Lens, Doctors Find It In Her Eyelid 28 Years LaterRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | CBS Local

    Nearly three decades ago, a 14-year-old in the UK got hit in the eye during a game of badminton and lost her . No big deal, right? Well, 28 years later, doctors found the missing contacta embedded in a cyst in her left eyelid.

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  8. Contact lens found lodged in woman's eyelid 28 years after she...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | USA Today

    A swelling eyelid led doctors to discover a hard contact lens entirely wrapped in soft tissue, according to the journal BMJ Case Reports. Contact lens found lodged in woman's eyelid 28 years after she 'lost' it, doctors report A swelling eyelid led doctors to discover a hard contact lens entirely wrapped in soft tissue, according to the journal BMJ Case Reports.

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  9. BidaskClub Upgrades Surgery Partners (SGRY) to "Buy"Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Daily Political

    ... offer non-emergency surgical procedures in various specialties, including gastroenterology, general surgery, ophthalmology, orthopedics, and pain management. Receive News & Ratings for Surgery Partners Daily - Enter your email address below to ...

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  10. A Woman Had a Contact Lens Stuck in Her Eye for 28 YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Teen Vogue

    A 42-year-old woman in the U.K. recently learned she'd been wearing one for 28 years. , the woman had been experiencing swelling of her left upper eyelid for about six months.

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  11. Jefferies Financial Group Analysts Give Bayer (BAYN) a 92.00 Price TargetRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Daily Political

    ... for cardiology and women's health care; specialty therapeutics in the areas of oncology, hematology, and ophthalmology; and diagnostic imaging equipment and contrast agents. Receive News & Ratings for Bayer Daily - Enter your email address ...

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  12. Experts warn to not turn to YouTube videos for plastic surgery adviceRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Mail on Sunday

    ... that videos featuring a US-board certified physician, and particularly one who specializes in plastic surgery, ophthalmology, or otolaryngology (ear, nose and throat) were likely to have the most high quality information with a mean DISCERN score of ...

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  13. Canada Pension Plan Investment Board Acquires 84,967 Shares of Allergan plcRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... that provide treatment for the central nervous system, gastroenterology, women's health and urology, ophthalmology, neurosciences, medical aesthetics, dermatology, plastic surgery, liver disease, inflammation, metabolic syndromes, and fibrosis, ...

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  14. Fundraising appeal launched for new Burnley hospital suiteRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | This Is Lancashire

    ... cancer in our community. The new building at Burnley General Teaching Hospital will boast a state-of-the-art ophthalmology centre, outpatients departments and maxillo facial facilities, and will be known officially as 'Phase Eight. While other ...

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  15. Head-To-Head Review: EyenoviaRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... of a dividend. Eyenovia, Inc., a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company, engages in developing a pipeline of ophthalmology products in the United States. It is developing MicroProst, which is in Phase III clinical trials for the treatment of ...

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  16. Zacks: Eyenovia Inc (EYEN) Given $27.50 Consensus Price Target by AnalystsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... current year. Eyenovia, Inc, a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company, engages in developing a pipeline of ophthalmology products in the United States. It is developing MicroProst, which is in Phase III clinical trials for the treatment of chronic ...

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  17. JPMorgan Chase & Co. Reaffirms Buy Rating for BayerRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | IntersportsWire

    ... for cardiology and women's health care; specialty therapeutics in the areas of oncology, hematology, and ophthalmology; and diagnostic imaging equipment and contrast agents. Receive News & Ratings for Bayer Daily - Enter your email address ...

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  18. Vitrectomy with scleral buckling versus with inferior retinectomy in...Read the original story

    19 hrs ago | Eye

    ... Okun E, Schepens C, Schwartz A. The classification of retinal detachment with proliferative vitreoretinopathy. Ophthalmology. 1983;90:121-5. Machemer R. The importance of fluid absorption, traction, intraocular currents and chorioretinal scars in ...

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  19. Curious case of the lost contact lens - after 28 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Medical News

    A 14 year old girl in United Kingdom around three decades back took a hit in the eye while playing badminton. She then lost her contact lens which was never found.

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  20. Artificial Intelligence Equal To Experts In Detecting Eye DiseasesRead the original story

    Wednesday | ECNmag

    ... at Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust and NIHR Clinician Scientist at the UCL Institute of Ophthalmology said: "The number of eye scans we're performing is growing at a pace much faster than human experts are able to interpret them. There ...

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