Marijuana Not Useful for Glaucoma

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Medical Marijuana: Not Useful for Glaucoma

Laura Nennig, OD November 18, 2018 Now with the approval of medical marijuana use in Missouri, I’m anticipating many patients asking about whether marijuana is useful for treating glaucoma, some out of curiosity and others hoping to get a prescription.  Here are a few things to know. Marijuana: schedule 1 drug Marijuana is currently categorized… Read more »

Contact lens disposal contributing to contamination in waterways

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Kari Burchett, OD August 20, 2018 Contact lens disposal contributing to microplastic contamination in our waterways The American Chemical Society has recently published research regarding microplastic contamination in our waterways and how improper contact lens disposal is contributing to such contamination. Approximately 45 million Americans wear contact lenses, and according to research, about 20% may… Read more »