Find out how to interpret the meaning of those small numbers stamped on the inside of your eyeglass frames.
Step-by-step guide on how to clean, but not scratch, eyeglass lenses. Also: Can scratches be removed?
Progressive lenses are advanced, line-free multifocal lenses that provide more natural vision than bifocals and trifocals for people over age 40. Here's why.
Some eyeglass lenses need anti-reflective coating more than others, but you will see better and look better with AR coating on whatever glasses you choose.
Learn an easy way to select the best reading glasses power for your needs? [Includes reading glasses power chart by age.]
Want thinner, lighter eyeglass lenses? Find out if high-index lenses are right for you.
Face shapes and skin tones matter when choosing eyeglasses. Here’s how to choose the best glasses for your face shape and coloring.
Essential tips for choosing eyeglass sizes so your glasses look and feel great.
Guide to eyeglass frames, lenses, lens materials, and coatings, with expert advice from Dr. Dubow on how to buy eyeglasses and sunglasses.
Dr. Gary Heiting explains combination strategies for presbyopia, such as LASIK with wavefront eyeglasses, and what to consider.
Ways to tell if your baby has a vision problem and needs glasses.
Quality features to look for in children's eyeglass frames and lenses.
Learn how to read eyeglass prescriptions, including the numbers and abbreviations, and why contact lens prescriptions are different.
Here's how to select the right lenses for your eyeglasses.
A complete buyer's guide to photochromic lenses (including Transitions lenses) for eyeglasses and sunglasses that darken automatically outdoors.
How anti-reflective, scratch-resistant, anti-fog and UV coatings improve vision, increase the durability of glasses and protect eyes.
Are you unhappy with new glasses or have trouble getting used to them? Learn ways of troubleshooting new eyeglasses problems and find solutions.
How to choose reading glasses; alternatives to reading glasses. Also, why you should get an eye exam before buying readers.