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2011-05-20 13:08:17

In the future, doctors can pull out a new type of microscope to get to the bottom of suspicious changes in the skin.

2011-05-12 07:27:00

KIBBUTZ SHAMIR, Israel, March 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Shamir Optical Industry Ltd. (NASDAQ: SHMR) expects to issue its first quarter 2011 earnings press release on Thursday, May 19, 2011, and has scheduled a conference call to discuss those results at 10:00 A.M. ET that morning.

2011-05-11 06:17:00

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., May 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Contact lens wearers are significantly non-compliant in virtually all the active steps involved in soft contact lens wear, including hand washing, case hygiene, lens disinfection and following the recommended lens replacement schedule, according to new data on patient attitudes and behaviors regarding compliance with soft contact lenses. Findings from two online surveys of frequent replacement contact lens wearers, along with a review of the...

2011-05-05 06:17:00

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., May 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- After ten years of contact lens wear, patients are equally successful wearing contact lenses whether they were first fitted as children or as teenagers, new research shows.

2011-05-04 06:17:00

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., May 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Around the world, sight is valued as the most important of the five senses, along with a strong belief that good vision positively impacts quality of life.(1) However, while 85 percent of Americans recognize that ultraviolet (UV) rays can damage their eyes, only 65 percent wear sunglasses for protection and even fewer (39 percent) make sure their children wear sunglasses.(1) "Short-term damage can be hard to notice, but long-term exposure to the...

2011-04-27 04:08:00

NAGOYA, Japan, April 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Menicon Co., Ltd.

2011-04-21 05:30:00

MONROVIA, Calif., April 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- STAAR Surgical Company (Nasdaq: STAA) today announced that it will release financial results for the first quarter ended April 1, 2011 on Tuesday, May 3, 2011 after the market close.

2011-04-15 06:06:00

PEORIA, Ill., April 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- This Mother's and Father's Day, moms and dads across America want to go single - with single gradient sunglasses, that is. What's the hottest gift on their list? New MauiGradient(TM) sunglasses from Maui Jim®.

2011-03-29 10:06:00

ALEXANDRIA, Va., March 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Oxford Finance Corporation (Oxford), a subsidiary of Sumitomo Corporation, today announced that it closed a $5 million round of debt financing for SynergEyes, Inc.

2011-03-22 06:25:00

Engineers at Ohio State University have invented a lens that enables microscopic objects to be seen from nine different angles at once to create a 3D image.

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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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