Moscon secures Acuvue distribution.

Moscon Optics Secures a 3-year Distribution Agreement with Johnson & Johnson ACUVUE® Brand Contact Lenses. Moscon Optics announced that Johnson & Johnson Vision Care Companies have renewed the Moscon Optics Distribution Agreement as the sole distributor of ACUVUE® Brand Contact Lenses in South Africa for an additional three years. Moscon Optics started the distribution of […]

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Gems Medical Aid response to insolvency claims

Dear Healthcare Professional The Scheme is aware of the article published in Business Day on 22 August 2016, and the Scheme would like to respond to some of the matters raised in the article. GEMS Solvency Ratio It is correct that the GEMS solvency ratio is not at the 25% level as required by the […]

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Can I order Keratoconus lenses online?

This is an excellent article written by Dr. Donna Weiss that I wanted to share. The article was published in the National Keratoconus Foundation’s November 2015 Newsletter. If you are reading this, you most likely have or know someone who has keratoconus. And assuming this, I must also assume that you know keratoconus is a […]

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Eye test shows potential to detect early Alzheimer’s

At a recent Alzheimer’s Association International Conference (AAIC) held in July 2014 in Copenhagen, Denmark, scientists leading the advancement of research gathered to report and discuss the most current data on the cause, diagnosis, treatment and prevention of Alzheimer’s disease and related disorders. In two of the reported studies beta-amyloid plaques was identified in the [&hellip...

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