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Why It’s Better to Read Large Print Books

Did you know that the average mass-market paperback book is printed using a 10-point font? Chances are, the print on your computer or tablet monitor is set slightly larger than this. The text on

How Poor Vision Can Impact Your Child At School

I grew up around optometrists and eyeglasses. Yet when my husband suggested our six-year-old son may have a vision problem, I shirked. Surely I’d notice if my child was struggling to see! Wouldn’t I? It’s

A Guide to Eyeglass World’s Social Media Accounts

Do you spend your evenings browsing social media? Do Instagram and Twitter capture more of your free time than you’d care to admit? Us too! So, let’s be friends. Eyeglass World’s Facebook We share

Favorite Men’s and Women’s Winter Frames from Eyeglass World

It’s a new season and you know what that means. It’s time for a fresh and gorgeous new pair of eyeglasses. You wouldn’t think of wearing the same shoes year after year, season change

Trend Alert: Classic Tortoiseshell Frames Are STILL In

The Latest Eyeglass Fashion Trend Classic tortoiseshell frames are back! Okay, maybe they never actually left…Tortoiseshell is the one look in eyeglass frames that has been around since the beginning. Tortoiseshell is one of the

Sunglasses From Eyeglass World Make the Perfect Holiday Gift

Sometimes women can be hard to buy for. Having been married for more than a decade now, I find it equally as difficult to choose gifts for men. What does he need that he hasn’t

Save Money by Spending HSA Funds on Eyeglasses and Exams

Does your workplace offer an HSA (Health Spending Account)? Did you know that you can save money by spending HSA funds on eyeglasses and eye exams? Here’s more information on how you can use

How Special Glasses Can Help Colorblind People See Color

What it colorblindness? Three hundred million people around the world are affected by red-green color deficiency. This deficiency is often referred to as color blindness. People with this condition aren’t actually blind to color.

Trend Alert: Chunky Black Eyeglass Frames

Do you like to stand out from the crowd? Do you consider yourself up on the latest trends? Then, pay attention! This is one trend to put on your radar screen! Chunky, bold, black

During Your Eye Exam: How the Glaucoma “Puff” Works

There’s one assessment at the optometrist’s office that makes me feel a little nervous…the “air puff” to check for glaucoma. Don’t get me wrong. The test takes just a few seconds from start to