Free Stuff: All About Vision Releases Free Patient Handout

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all about VisonIn the spirit of holiday giving, has released a new, free patient handout for eye care practitioners. The handout, which can be customized with practice information, focuses on tips for contact lens wearers.

“These are answers to questions that we see patients seeking every day,” says’s senior editor, Gary Heiting, OD. “Even those who have been wearing contacts for years may have questions like, ‘Can I wear my contacts when I swim?’”

The handout is a tool that complements doctors’ conversations with patients. It features five tips covering a range of contact lens topics and encourages those with other questions to visit for even more information.

Eye care practitioners can fill out the PDF with their practice information and then print it, or skip the customization and print the handout as is. This patient handout is just one of the many free educational tools that offers. Visit to download and print “5 Tips for Contact Lens Wearers.”

Online since 2000, is an independent publication providing more than three million unique visitors each month with hundreds of pages of trustworthy, up-to-date information on vision correction and eye health. The site is a Supporter National Sponsor of Optometry Giving Sight and a Preferred Partner in the Think About Your Eyes national public awareness campaign.


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