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The U.S. FDA Approves Two New TECNIS® Multifocal Intraocular Lenses, Allowing People With Cataracts To Choose The Best Option For Their Lifestyle ABBOTT PARK, Ill., Jan.
FAIRFIELD, Conn., Jan. 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Optical Alternatives is Fairfield County's reader poll "Best Place for Eyeglasses" from 2010-2014.
Christenbury Eye Center Gives Back Eyesight to the Whole Family. Neil Mullins, 18, his mother and both maternal grandparents have restored eyesight thanks to Dr.
Photochromic lenses capable of darkening in response to exposure to ultraviolet radiation and other forms of light have been around for years, but let’s face it: They can be slow to block out the glare quickly, or be equally unreliable when it comes time to return to normal.
JINS Eyewear Fuses Style, Quality and Affordability with Unprecedented In-Store Shopping Experience SAN FRANCISCO, Jan.
A leading inventor service firm, InventHelp is attempting to submit the Defogger For Glasses to applicable companies for their review. PITTSBURGH, PA (PRWEB)
Bradley Kirschner, founder of Eyelation, knew there was a better way to provide employees with prescription safety glasses using self-serve kiosks.
During the five years to 2019, industry revenue is forecast to grow due to growing demand for prescription eyewear from the rapidly aging population.
Eye Care Associates is providing complimentary ground shipping on its websites clecontactlenses.com and shopcle.com on December 18th, 2014. Elmsford, NY (PRWEB)
Eye Care Associates is reminding everyone that the end of the year is fast approaching and there is only 22 days remaining for all to spend their health care flexible spending funds to avoid losing
Sunglasses are protective eyewear designed to shield the eyes from damaging or discomforting sunlight and high-energy light. They can also work as a visual aid. The ultraviolet radiation from the sun can cause several serious eye problems and many healthcare professionals recommend eye protection. However, since the 1940s sunglasses have been associated with celebrities more so than eye protection. James Ayscough experimented with tinted lenses in the mid-18th century although they were...
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...
A magnifying glass is a convex lens, usually mounted in a frame with a handle, which is used to produce a magnified image of an object. The glass works by creating a magnified virtual image of an object behind the lens. However, the distance between the lens and the object must be shorter than the focal length for the glass to work. If the distance is not correct then the image will appear small and inverted. Many magnifying glasses are mounted on a stand to insure the proper distance...
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