Contacts emergency! How to fix those common contact mishaps

Eyewear

Are contacts or glasses right for you? How do you know you’re picking the perfect pair of sunglasses for any season?  And what’s the latest style trend? In this section, learn all about the fashion and function of eyewear so you’re sure to find just the right fit.

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Behind the lens

Your go-to guide to lens technology.
Confused about all your lens choices? Not sure what the latest technology is all about? This handy guide will help make you a lens extraordinaire in no time.

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A timeline on the history of sunglasses

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The history of sunglasses

Join us as we travel back in time and take a closer look at the evolution of sunglasses.

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Framing your personality quiz

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Framing your personality quiz

Find out what your personality says about the type of frames you should buy by taking this short quiz.

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Contacts emergency! How to fix those common contact mishaps

In the 2012 animated film “Hotel Transylvania,” a cape-drawn Dracula figure is suddenly repulsed when he sees a teenage boy attempt (clumsily) to remove a contact lens from his eye. Dracula only saw the half of it. Stuck lenses, torn …

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Out of sight: 10 signs you might need an eye exam

One of the clearest signs that you might need glasses is the inability to read an actual sign. But there are many other clues that can reveal if your powers of observation are fading. Roughly 60% of the world’s population …

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What your vision symptoms say about the kind of lenses you need

Finding the world around you a little out of focus lately? You’re far from alone. More than 75 percent of Americans require vision correction. And while vision symptoms can put a damper on your daily activities, they can be corrected …

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  • 80% of learning in the first 12 years comes through the eyes

    Source: The Discovery Eye Foundation, Learning-related vision problems, July 2014.