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Tipping Point Community has awarded Prevent Blindness Northern California a $175,000 grant to continue the 2015 support for the See Well to Learn program.
1-DAY ACUVUE® DEFINE(TM) Brand Contact Lenses Create a New Category of Eye Enhancement Contact Lenses JACKSONVILLE, Fla., March 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Johnson & Johnson Vision Care,
Dr. Thomas Aller’s clinical trial builds on over 20 years of research on bifocal contact lenses to treat myopia.
- Color Blind People Can See Colors Indoors to Overcome Classroom, Occupational, Safety and Other Limitations - BERKELEY, Calif., March 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --
To attract consumers, many online retailers will expand their software that enables consumers to virtually try on products, or try on frames at home and, furthermore, some online retailers will
CLEContactLenses.com is helping spread the word that spring is only 8 days away and seasonal allergies will soon follow.
Optical industry leader will capture never-before-seen content in real time from Austin's renowned music, film and interactive festival PINELLAS PARK, Fla., March 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/
HOUSTON, March 9, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Many astronauts experience eye problems related to space travel.
Many Patients Choose Vision Correction Surgery Over Glasses and Contacts Charlotte, NC (PRWEB) March 03, 2015 Dr.
Best known as a freeware Internet security and personal protection software developer, Czech Republic-based AVG has announced a new product designed to help prevent facial recognition technology from determining a person’s identity.
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...