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... I have a lot of corneal issues. Had dry eyes for years, wore soft contacts for 20 years. At one point, could no longer tolerate them. Had LASIK with moderate success. ... (1 replies)
... I have been wearing contacts for a long time now. ... (3 replies)
... wasabi, My eyesight was almost identical to yours before my cataract surgery last summer. When you have a strong prescription, contac lenses will give you better vision in terms of side vision and making your sight close to natural good eyesight. I gave up contacs, though, in the 70's because of severe dry eyes. I always wonder if wearing the contacs contributed to the dry eye... (9 replies)

... gas permeable contacts for the purpose of slowing down my galloping myopia. ... (9 replies)
... but then my optometrist told me I should let my eye 'breathe', so I got new glasses and wore them during weekends. ... (9 replies)
... I am having problems with my recent contact lens prescription for near sightedness. I have worn contacts before and have not experienced problems with them in the past. I had my yearly exam done and decided to go with the 30 day lenses. ... (1 replies)
... diopters. You are correct in saying your tear film affects matters. Those with dry or moist eyes may need different contact pescriptions. Also your vision with contacts fluctuates depending on the dryness of your eyes. I guess this is why sometimes they just pescribe the same power contacts vs. ... (18 replies)
... Thanks for your comments, i know that wearing contacts ain't so bad, now i know wearing them won't make my eyes any worse :) sorry for being a pain, looking at other posts here i know im lucky to have my health :) xx (3 replies)
... are in your 20's because you mentioned college and it didn't sound like it was a long time ago. At your age, we won't worry too much about a drastic increase of prescription if wearing fulltime. ... (3 replies)
... I ordered glasses yesterday and hope they'll work out. I kept going back to them even when the optician gave me several to try on. ... (2 replies)

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