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Safety Harbor Optical Blog—by Dr. Shawn Hollander, OD, PA

Halloween “Trick”—Dangers of Buying Decorative Contact Lenses Without a Prescription

October 31, 2014 in Primary Eye Care
Halloween “Trick”—Dangers of Buying Decorative Contact Lenses Without a Prescription

Happy Halloween from Safety Harbor Optical! While tricks and treats will be fun for kids of all ages today, there is one “trick” to avoid—unapproved decorative contact lenses. If you think those vampire eyes will put the finishing touch on your costume, think again. Decorative contact lenses—sold without a prescription—can leave unsuspecting victims with corneal abrasions, infections or even total loss of sight, after just eight hours.

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Ten Strategies for Preventing Breast Cancer

October 27, 2014 in Health and Nutrition
Ten Strategies for Preventing Breast Cancer

A proponent of Dr. Joel Fuhrman—who specializes in preventing and reversing disease through nutritional and natural methods—I encourage you to review his “10 Strategies for Preventing Breast Cancer.”

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