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An optician examines a man's eye who is suffering from problems with his vision on December 16, 2012. (credit: MOHAMMED HUWAIS/AFP/Getty Images)

CDC: 1 Million Americans Suffer Eye Infections Yearly, Mainly Due To Contacts

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report that 1 million Americans suffer eye infections annually.


Anti-immigration demonstrator Roberta Allen wears American flag contact lenses during an anti-immigration rally May 5, 2006 in Santa Clara, Calif. (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Georgia Grappling With Illegal Sales of Decorative Contact Lenses

ATLANTA (CBS Atlanta) — Georgia officials are keeping an eye out for illegal decorative contact lenses. The Georgia Board of Dispensing Opticians has received numerous complaints about the illegal sale of decorative contact lenses throughout […]