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B+L contact lens recycling program gains momentum

April 21, 2017

Bausch + Lomb announced that more than 180,000 units of used contact lenses and blister packs have been recycled through its #ONEbyONE recycling program.

More than 1,800 optometry offices have signed up to recycle used contact lenses and blister packs through the free program, developed by Bausch + Lomb, in collaboration with TerraCycle, according to a Bausch + Lomb press release.

PUBLICATION EXCLUSIVE: Are physicians limited by government guidelines?

April 22, 2017
Welcome to another edition of CEDARS/ASPENS Debates. CEDARS/ASPENS is a joint society of cornea, cataract and refractive surgery specialists, here to discuss some of the…

Harry S. Brown, MD, FACS, founder of SEE International, dies

April 21, 2017
Harry S. Brown, MD, FACS, founder of SEE International, died April 16 at the age of 86, the organization announced. Educated at the University of Missouri and George…
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Repeated anti-VEGF injections reduces outflow in AMD patients

April 21, 2017
Repeated anti-VEGF injections in patients with age-related macular degeneration reduces aqueous outflow facility, particularly in patients with higher-than-normal…

Beaver-Visitec acquires Malosa Medical

April 21, 2017
Malosa Medical, a manufacturer and supplier of single-use surgical instruments, has been acquired by Beaver-Visitec International, according to a press release. Malosa…
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Diabetic Eye Disease Consults: Recent Advances in Diabetic Retinopathy Treatment and Management – Number 2

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Diabetic retinopathy (DR) is a major cause of blindness among American adults aged 40 years and older. The prevalence…
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VIDEO: Blue light protection important throughout life

April 3, 2017
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Presenter: Treat the person behind the dry eyes

March 31, 2017
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