Black People : Warning!!!Eye eating fungus in contact lens....

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  1. I-khan

    I-khan Well-Known Member MEMBER

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    Drug Warriors Push Eye-Eating Fungus
    Posted: Thursday, June 8, 2006

    Why are members of Congress advocating the use of a dangerous crop-killer in Columbia?

    On April 16, the New York Times ran a full-page ad from contact lens producer Bausch and Lomb, announcing the recall of its "ReNu with MoistureLoc" rewetting solution, and warning the 30 million American wearers of soft contact lenses about Fusarium keratitis. This infection, first detected in Asia, has rapidly spread across the United States. It is caused by a mold-like fungus that can penetrate the cornea of soft contact lens wearers, causing redness and pain that can lead to blindness—requiring a corneal replacement.
    Full Article : inthesetimes.com
     
  2. river

    river Watch Her Flow MEMBER

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    Gee, then maybe it's a good thing I lost the last two lenses I had. Looking through them was like looking through a fog.
     
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