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2013-04-03 08:27:21

FDA Cleared ChromaGen Lenses Are A Life-Changing Aid For People Struggling With Dyslexia And Other Reading Problems CINCINNATI, April 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Words that move from left to right or up and down, words that are blurry or come in and out of focus or words that appear to float on the page, seeing double words or double sentences, re-reading the same lines - these are some of the reading difficulties that students everywhere are struggling with. These symptoms can cause...

2013-04-03 08:27:19

Screenings Also Available In the Pensacola FL Market MOBILE, Ala., April 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Words that move from left to right or up and down, words that are blurry or come in and out of focus or words that appear to float on the page, seeing double words or double sentences, re-reading the same lines - these are some of the reading difficulties that students everywhere are struggling with. These symptoms can cause headaches, nausea, and fatigue, loss of concentration and...

2013-03-29 23:02:37

International Academy of Low Vision Specialists, founding member, Dr. Randolph Kinkade prescribes new bioptic telescopic glasses for retired basketball coach suffering from vision loss. Manchester, CT (PRWEB) March 29, 2013 Former women's high school basketball coach William Baiocchi thought he had discovered a whole new definition to the term March Madness when failing vision forced him to the sidelines of his beloved game. Baiocchi, 67, suffers from a rare genetic condition called...

2013-03-27 16:27:17

ChromaGen Vision tested 150 students at Brighton School in Baton Rouge Louisiana, a school specializing in dyslexia and dyslexia related learning disabilities. Approximately 72 percent of the students tested were prescribed the ChromaGen lenses and saw an immediate increase in reading speed and accuracy and an improvement in handwriting. KENNETT SQUARE, Pa., March 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Words that move from left to right or up and down, words that are blurry or come in and out of...

2013-03-25 23:00:45

Dr. Farooq Ashraf, an ophthalmologist and LASIK surgeon in Atlanta, discussed the age-related vision condition in an interview Monday. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) March 25, 2013 Dr. Farooq Ashraf of the Atlanta Vision Institute was interviewed Monday on the vision institute´s blog about what presbyopia is and how it can be treated. Ashraf decided to hold this interview, in which he discusses the specifics of the eye condition, after having discussed monovision LASIK as a treatment for the...

2013-03-16 23:02:36

Sun Designe Ltd. rebuilds and renames it's website to accommodate individuals and small business owners. The redesign allows individuals to purchase as little as one dozen of reading glasses at actual wholesale prices. Middlebury, CT (PRWEB) March 16, 2013 Wholesale prices begin at $15.00 per dozen with most styles at $24.00 to $36.00 per dozen. Quality is similar to that found at national retailers such as Wal-mart, CVS and Walgreens with retail prices as high as $24.00 per pair. Most...

2013-03-15 23:00:41

Website for fashion accessory start-up melds high-fashion aesthetics with innovative e-commerce solutions. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) March 15, 2013 Premier provider of Web-based marketing solutions, Marker Seven, has launched an e-commerce website for fashion eye-wear start-up, Flutter. The project required both high-tech and low-tech solutions to create a unique and delightful shopping experience while also breaking down barriers to sales. “Our mission is to recast your...

2013-03-11 23:03:55

Unique sunglass line launches brand to provide clean water for those in need. Charleston, SC (PRWEB) March 11, 2013 SOLVE is excited to announce the launch of a new sunglass line designed to change the world. With every pair purchased, SOLVE will give someone in need clean water for life. By a recent partnership with Water Missions International (WMI), SOLVE has the ability to provide water to those in need. Consumers can purchase a pair of SOLVE sunglasses at select retail stores in the...

2013-03-11 23:01:11

ADS Sports Eyewear and Rec Specs have released a new design for prescription kids sport goggles that minimizes fogging and increases protection. The new Slam Goggle utilizes a vented pad on the frame that vents heat away from the players face while providing more cushion in the event of impact. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) March 11, 2013 Kids Sports Glasses worn under a helmet have traditionally been more susceptible to fogging due to their lack of ventilation. The new Rec Specs Slam Goggle combines...

2013-03-08 23:02:35

Today ShopCLE.com announces its new March Madness deal for all to enjoy. Elmsford, NY (PRWEB) March 08, 2013 New York-based Eye Care Associates enters its 14th year as the operator of ShopCLE.com, an online e-tailer that sells designer sunglasses, designer optical frames, contact lenses, contact lens removers and other items related to eye care such as eye vitamins & supplements. Today ShopCLE.com announced that they are back at it again celebrating March Madness by offering a 3%...


Latest Glasses Reference Libraries

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2010-11-15 19:37:34

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...

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2010-09-23 19:15:37

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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2010-09-16 15:48:43

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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