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Safe Halloween 2010 Tips: avoid decorative contact lenses and flammable costumes

October 26, 2010, SILVER SPRING, Md., (Calcutta Tube) — Whether you’re goblin or ghoul, vampire or witch, poor costume choices—including—can haunt you long after Halloween if they cause injury.

[ReviewAZON asin=”B002PCPFFQ” display=”inlinepost”]With Halloween approaching, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is warning consumers not to use decorative contact lenses without a prescription and fitting from an eye care professional. The lenses can cause serious disorders and infections that could result in vision loss.

See our “lucky 13” tips for a safe Halloween at

http://www.fda.gov/ForConsumers/ConsumerUpdates/ucm230283.htm.

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