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Update on Fluorescein in the Canadian Marketplace
News Items: Health Care Providers Urge Federal Government to Not Tax Health Benefit Plans
Beware this Halloween! Canada’s vision health professionals warn that cosmetic contact lenses can lead to irreversible vision loss
Bausch & Lomb Recall Oct 2016
Saskatchewan Optometrists now have the authority to diagnose, treat and manage glaucoma, including prescribing oral medications.
Le 29 juillet 2015, L’honorable Rona Ambrose, ministre de la Santé, a annoncé que Santé Canada propose un règlement qui soumettra les lentilles cornéennes à but esthétique aux mêmes normes en matière d’innocuité des instruments médicaux que les lentilles
On July 29, 2015, Federal Health Minister Rona Ambrose, announced that Health Canada is proceeding with regulations that will require identical safety standards for non-corrective (cosmetic) contact lenses as prescription/corrective contact lenses.
Open Your Eyes to the Risks and Effects of Diabetes
The Really Scary Stuff at Halloween – Eye Safety Media Release