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[11/10/17, via MilTech]
Eyeglass Lenses Market by Production, Import, Export and Consumption Forecast & Regional Analysis by 2022 The Eyeglass Lenses Market Report gives a clear understanding of the current market situation which includes of antique and projected upcoming market size based on technological growth, value and volume, projecting cost-effective and leading  [...]

[11/07/17, via Boulder Daily Camera]
Grillo: Once cataract appears, patient faces several options ... While cataract development can be related to diabetes or smoking, aging is the reason for most lens clouding. More than half of Americans by age 80 have a  [...] [11/07/17, via]
Warby Parker eyeglass chain opening first St. Louis store | Business ... The new store is at 304 North Euclid in the Central West End. [...]

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How to Prevent Falls in Older Adults - Consumer Reports New research looks at how to prevent falls. Consumer Reports tells you what you need to know to remain on your feet. [...]



Glasses, also known as eyeglasses or spectacles, are frames bearing lenses worn in front of the eyes. They are normally used for vision correction. Safety glasses are a kind of eye protection against flying debris or against visible and near visible light or radiation. Sunglasses allow better vision in bright daylight, and may protect one's eyes against damage from high levels of ultraviolet light. Specialized glasses may be used for viewing specific visual information. Sometimes glasses are worn simply for aesthetic or fashion purposes.

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Perfect Sight Without Glasses Perfect Sight Without Glasses
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Ten Steps for Clear Eyesight Without Glasses Ten Steps for Clear Eyesight Without Glasses
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Do You Struggle at the Computer?

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Do you struggle at the computer because you are on it 8 hours or more a day and those progressive lenses just don’t seem to work. They are called Near Variable Focus Lenses. Unlike progressives which give you distance on the top of the lenses and slowly progressing to your near prescription towards the lower portion of the lens-hence they are called progressive lenses-these Near Variable Focus Lenses are made... Unlike progressives, they are made so that you do not have to raise your chin and drop your eyes to find the portion you would like to read. As you are looking straight on to the computer the whole upper portion of the lens give you full clarity and as you lower your eyes you will be able to read fully.

[via Eye Care & Surgery Center NJ Bladeless LASIK Laser Cataract Surgeon Blog]

Doctor Fuckwit Diagnoses…

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I went for an eye test. So my employer must, by law, fund regular eye examinations. So, Friday found me sat in my employers nominated high-street-chain of opticians. Armed with a copy of my last (six year old) eyeglass prescription, I waited. I hate waiting. With my age and family history, I was to be subjected to new screenings for illnesses I do not understand. I was then sent to the Eye Doctor for an in-depth examination. The Optician agreed without any issue. He then set up an ultra-HD-camera to take a photograph of my retinae.

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[03/17/16, via Daily Mail]
Hibernian manager Alan Stubbs' blind fury with referee... who booked Mark Oxley for timewasting after the goalkeeper had lost a contact lens during Scottish Cup tie Hibs boss Alan Stubbs has accused referee Stephen Finnie of a damaging lack of communication after goalkeeper Mark Oxley was ruled out of next month's Scottish Cup semi-final against Dundee United. Oxley was booked for timewasting as the Easter Road side ... [...]

[03/17/16, via Yahoo Finance]
HOYA Introduces All-New Sensity Light Reactive Lenses in Asia Pacific Wouldn't it be great to have just one pair of glasses for all climates, all seasons, and all light conditions? HOYA is proud to announce its latest innovation in photochromic lenses -- HOYA Sensity. Light reactive lenses that provide unparalleled ... [...]

[03/17/16, via The Sun Chronicle]
Behind the Lens: A world obsessed with seflies This is a once-a-month feature about photography trends. Prior to the advent of photography in the 1800s, people would sit for hours to have their portraits painted. History would be recorded by drawings. But photography brought about the possibility of ... [...]

[03/16/16, via The Seattle Times]
Reader’s Lens | Rattlesnake Lake reflections Photographer’s description: “On the way back from taking night shots near Cle Elum, I stopped by Rattlesnake Lake and was pleased to find stars in the sky and beautiful reflections in the lake. Just got lucky being at the right place at the right time ... [...]

[03/17/16, via Today]
The arts, through an unexpected lens What happens when quantum theories meet the performing arts? That’s the question that visitors to the NUS (National University of Singapore) Arts Festival 2016 will face. In partnership with the university’s Centre for Quantum Technologies (CQT), the ... [...]

Halloween can be hazardous to eye health

WASHINGTON — Playing dress up at Halloween can pose potential hazards if decorative contact lenses and eye makeup are part of your costume.“So, you want to look like a zombie, or you want to look like vampire and that sort of thing, but what you’re seeing through is just a very, very small little hole in the middle of that lens,” in-house optician and eye health expert Christopher Day said.“A lot of these cosmetic Halloween lenses, the decorative lenses, have little small...

How to get a good deal on glasses

WASHINGTON — It’s use-it-or-lose-it time for flex spending accounts that close down at year’s end, and a local consumers group has advice for people considering new glasses.Shopping around to compare prices for eyewear may not be helpful, depending which stores you check, according to Washington Consumer’s Checkbook.“There’s a company called Luxottica, for example, that owns a lot of the factories but also owns Lens Crafters and Pearl Vision and the optical centers within Target stores,” said...

Medion Erazer X1000 MR Glasses (Windows Mixed Reality) Review

We see greater differences in the displays. While the competitors from HTC and Oculus trust the expensive OLED technology, the Mixed Reality glasses use only the classical LCD technology. Even though you do not notice the disadvantages of the LCD in every situation, in the long run various weaknesses become obvious. For example, dark content appears more grayish, due to the worse black value. The contrast is also worse, causing a paler overall presentation. Added to this is that the field of...