What do prescription numbers mean in eye glasses?

Answer After an eye doctor has measured the degree of your nearsightedness, farsightedness and/or astigmatism, you may be given a prescription to correct your vision. In general, the farther away a number... Read More »

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Is there a difference between prescription & non prescription reading glasses?

my other half is a nurse and only uses non prescription glasses. they're not harmful but I always believe in getting prescription glasses that suit you specific needs. As a nurse, she wouldn't we... Read More »

My glasses broke and im wearing my old glasses with a lower prescription, is it okay?

Call an optometrist, they will tell you over the phone. An optometrist actually gave my brother a bit lower prescription on purpose saying that his vision would actually improve over time.

Do you have to get a new prescription to get new glasses?

You need a new prescription if you feel you need stronger lenses. You'll need a new exam to get that prescription. If you want to get a new frame but the same strength lenses, then you do not need ... Read More »

Can you buy prescription 3D glasses?

as far as i know the answer is no. I also Wear Glasses and i asked the guy trying to sell me this TV i couldn't afford but was interested in the technology. He told me that you do not need a prescr... Read More »