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Connecticut optometrists seek to limit online eye exams

Some optometrists are pushing back against new technology that allows consumers to get prescriptions for contact lenses and glasses with the click of a keyboard and a smartphone.While proponents of these limited online eye exams argue they provide both financial savings and convenience, medical professionals contend patients could be put at risk. Without a full, face-to-face exam from a doctor, they argue potential medical problems could be overlooked."Our concern is making sure that people...

GlassesUSA.com Launches World's First Invisible Glasses

GlassesUSA.com</a>, the leading online retailer for prescription eyewear, announces the launch of TruSkin™ Invisible Glasses, the world's first pair of frames to use nanoplastic technology and our skin's heat to turn completely clear. At 5 inches or more, these revolutionary glasses create a "cloaking effect" to completely disappear." data-reactid="11">NEW YORK, April 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/-- Many people wear their glasses out of necessity, but want to keep them as least noticeable as...

How We Bought Inexpensive, Awesome Glasses Online

Mr. FW sporting his new prescription sunglassesMr. Frugalwoods needed glasses. After years of competing over who could discern distant signs on roadtrips first, age finally caught up with my mountain/computer man.Both of his vocations–software engineering and forestry management/homesteading–require the ability to see clearly. As does, you know, life in general.Last year he started getting headaches and complained of blurry vision and so, the time had come. I sent him to the eye doctor....