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2014-01-12 23:01:08

Despite the recession, the Eye Glasses and Contact Lens Stores industry experienced slight growth during the past five years due to strong demand for eyewear products from the aging population; furthermore, necessary prescription adjustments and new prescriptions will drive growth over the next five years as many consumers put off these purchases during the recession. For these reasons, industry research firm IBISWorld has updated a report on the Eye Glasses & Contact Lens Stores...

2014-01-10 23:02:40

Strong consumer sentiment for luxury eyewear, coupled with demand for industry products from optometrists, will support revenue growth over the next five years. For these reasons, industry research firm IBISWorld has updated a report on the Eye Glasses and Contact Lens Stores industry in its growing industry report collection. New York, NY (PRWEB) January 10, 2014 Despite the recession, the Eye Glasses and Contact Lens Stores industry experienced growth during the past five years due to...

2014-01-09 00:21:38

Report Examines the Impact of Digital Media on Vision Health ALEXANDRIA, Va., Jan. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A report released today at the 2014 Consumer Electronics Show by The Vision Council finds that nearly 70 percent of U.S. adults experience digital eye strain while on digital devices - including computers, tablets and smartphones. Yet, about half of adults don't know how to or have never tried to reduce their visual discomfort. As the market experiences a surge in high technology-related...

2014-01-07 23:23:30

InventHelp, founded in 1984 in Pittsburgh, is working to submit the Zee Glasses to companies for their consideration and possible feedback. Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) January 07, 2014 "I do not want to have to spend a lot of money buying prescription sunglasses," said an inventor from Philadelphia, Pa. "I want to be able to just walk into a drug store and buy sunglasses with magnification lenses right off the rack, which is why I invented these sunglasses." He developed...

2014-01-06 23:22:44

Rochester Optical Manufacturing Company Also Introduces Patented Glass Optimized Lens Designs (GOLD)® Rochester, NY (PRWEB) January 06, 2014 Rochester Optical Manufacturing Company is proud to be the first optical company to offer proprietary digital lens designs specifically optimized for Google Glass wearers who require prescription lenses for visual acuity. At our initial launch, Rochester Optical’s Glass Optimized Lens Designs (GOLD)® will be available in Digitally...

2013-12-31 23:20:39

Eye Care Associates is reminding everyone that they possess less than 24 hours to spend their health care flexible spending funds to avoid losing them. Elmsford, NY (PRWEB) December 31, 2013 New York based Eye Care Associates enters its 15th year in business online as the operator of Shopcle.com and CleContactLenses.com an online e-tailer that sells designer sunglasses, designer prescription frames, contact lenses, contact lens removers, contact lens solution and eye vitamins amongst many...

2013-12-29 23:00:18

Vision Without Glasses written by William H. Bates is the latest book that teaches people how to restore their eyesight naturally without harmful and expensive surgery. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) December 29, 2013 Vision Without Glasses is the latest book that helps people get rid of their visual problems including poor night vision, light sensitivity, lazy eye, cross-eye, hyperopia and presbyopia. The book also provides people with natural and safe remedies for tension headaches, astigmatism,...

2013-12-24 23:20:31

Natural Clear Vision by Kevin Richardson is an effective eye care and vision restoration program that can teach people to regain 20/20 vision naturally. On the website abb2u.com, a full review of Natural Clear Vision indicates whether this program is workable. (PRWEB) December 23, 2013 Kevin Richardson, at age 21, was a nearly blind man. Being keenly aware that eye corrective surgery is not the ultimate solution to his problem, he has tried to figure out his own way. His meticulous...

2013-12-21 23:01:36

Headquartered in Pittsburgh, InventHelp is working to submit the Interframeables to applicable companies for their consideration and possible feedback. Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) December 21, 2013 Eyeglass wearers are in for a treat with an eye-catching idea conceived of by an inventor from Dublin, Ohio. Whether you need prescription lenses or just wear glasses for sun protection, you'll find this idea beneficial. She developed INTERFRAMEABLES to afford the option to change eyeglass...


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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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