Reusable contact lenses could cause blindness: study

Reusable contact lenses could cause blindness: study

Don’t be blind to the risks of contacts! Wearing reusable contact lenses could lead to a rare infection that causes sight loss, according to eye-opening new research. People who wear multi-use lenses are nearly four times more likely to develop a corneal infection that causes blindness than people who use disposables, according to research published in the journal Ophthalmology. Researchers from the University College of London found that reusing lenses, and wearing them overnight or in the shower increases the …