Mom, Can I Get Contact Lenses, Please?
MedSun: Newsletter #77, October 2012

FDA Consumer Update

Contact lenses can provide benefits beyond improving vision. A three-year study conducted at the Ohio State University College of Optometry (October, 2007) on children between the ages of 8 and 11 showed a definite improvement in a child's self perception when wearing contact lenses as opposed to glasses, especially for girls. This article provides information and safety tips for parents of children who wear or are thinking about wearing contact lenses.

Additional Information:

FDA Consumer Update. Mom, Can I Get Contact Lenses, Please? September 5, 2012.
http://www.fda.gov/ForConsumers/ConsumerUpdates/ucm318020.htm


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