Latest Bifocals Stories
A new service launched recently in Philadelphia: high-quality prescription glasses delivered to an eye care professional’s office in as little as three hours. Philadelphia,
Created by Pilot Dean Siracusa, Flying Eyes are becoming the ideal sunglasses for everyone from pilots to motorcyclists, firefighters to racing pit crews.
Prescription motorcycle glasses with free-form digital lens technology are now more perfect than ever before.
From ADS Sports Eyewear: Prescription bifocal sunglasses have just evolved to allow extremely clear vision, even in the peripheral portions of the lens.
Researchers note that women need glasses/bifocals much sooner than men, and that things like women’s arm length and reading distances should be thought about when doctors prescribe glasses for women.
Hillmoor Optical has moved into a larger location in Saint Lucie, FL to provide customers with a state-of-the-art facility with a larger capacity and better highway visibility. Port
Research by an optometrist at the University of Houston (UH) supports the continued investigation of optical treatments that attempt to slow the progression of nearsightedness in children.
Bifocals are eyeglasses, commonly prescribed for presbyopia, with two distinct optical powers. Although there are arguments against him, Benjamin Franklin is generally credited with the invention of bifocals. After a correspondence between George Whatley and John Fenno it was thought that Franklin possibly invented the bifocals fifty years earlier than previously thought. Many inventions are worked on independently by many people and bifocals may have been the same, however, Franklin was...
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