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AOA issues warning against illegally sold contact lenses

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The FINANCIAL — Insecure, illicit, infectious—three I’s no one wants near their eyes, which is why the AOA is issuing a Halloween warning against illegally sold contact lenses and urging doctors to report such retailers. As Americans still grapple with an ongoing COVID-19 public health emergency that has prompted calls to cancel large social gatherings and even the time-honored tradition of trick or treating, there hasn’t been a Halloween in recent memory where the emphasis on safety has been so eminent. But even as the idea of Zoom parties and masked costumes become the cautious craze to lower exposure risk, the dangers of…

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AOA issues warning against illegally sold contact lenses

6 mins read

The FINANCIAL — Insecure, illicit, infectious—three I’s no one wants near their eyes, which is why the AOA is issuing a Halloween warning against illegally sold contact lenses and urging doctors to report such retailers. As Americans still grapple with an ongoing COVID-19 public health emergency that has prompted calls to cancel large social gatherings and…