Healthy Eyes - 20.02

Protein deposits in Soft Contact Lenses

The accumulation of proteins on the soft lenses is a common problem for contact lenses users. Considering that a tear is a protein and the contact lenses are foreign objects in this solution, the protein materials will be, continuously, in contact with the surface of the lenses. There are...

Healthy Eyes - 20.02

Contact lenses and sports

People are increasingly replacing their glasses with contact lenses to practice sports. This is not a coincidence. Contact lenses make the movements easier and there is less risk of being damaged during the activity. Furthermore, it minimizes image distortions, providing for a vision closer to the reality, with great...

Healthy Eyes - 20.02

Ocular Pathologies

Corneal Leukoma Leukoma is a corneal opacity. The cornea takes a white aspect in the whole of its extension or...

Healthy Eyes - 20.02

Vision and Smoking

  UNDERSTANDING THE SCIENTIFIC EVIDENCES FOR THE HARMFUL EFFECTS OF SMOKE AND SECONDHAND SMOKE ON THE SYSTEM Article published...