Illegal contacts put eyes at risk, Oklahoma doctors say
Due to trendy circle contact lens use, ophthalmologists at Oklahoma City's Dean McGee Eye Institute say they and colleagues nationwide are seeing severe eye infections that lead to vision loss and could even require corneal transplants.
BY SONYA COLBERG • Published: October 27, 2010
Trendy new contact lenses promised to make his brown eyes blue and huge. But when Lucas Dixon tried a pair of $20 circle contact lenses from an urban clothing store, he got far more.
Within days, the...
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