Contacts

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CDC: Nearly All Contact-Wearers Engaging In Risky Behavior

Do you wear contacts? According to a new survey from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, you’re engaging in risky behavior. The survey was conducted with nearly one-third of participating contact lens wearers admitting they went to the doctor for red or painful eyes related to wearing contacts.

08/20/2015

Can I Pay For Contacts Or Glasses With My Health Insurance?

Some insurance plans may include coverage for contacts and glasses, though most don’t.

03/12/2014

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Doctor: Halloween Contacts Can Cause Health Horrors

Those cosmetic contacts that some wear on Halloween to create a spooky theme are actually a prescription for problems, according to a Twin Cities doctor and the Food and Drug Administration.

10/19/2012