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Reading Glasses

These Aren't Your Grandma's Reading Glasses

The Huffington Post | Ann Brenoff | Posted 01.23.2014 | Fifty

Eventually, we all wear reading glasses, right? As some are fond of saying, it isn't that our eyes fail, it's that our arms just shrink. The bottom li...

40 Effed Up Things About Being 40

Amy Wruble | Posted 08.06.2013 | Women
Amy Wruble

After a few years of not being able to read the fine print, I broke down and bought my first pair of reading glasses. It was like the reverse of a teen nervously buying condoms. "First pair of reading glasses," I informed the clerk, just to prove that I'm not at all embarrassed. "My mom wears those," she smiled. And now I'm mortified.

Hot Post-50 Fashions For Summer

Jesse Garza | Posted 07.23.2013 | Fifty
Jesse Garza

As a wardrobe stylist, the best part of lining up looks for my post-50 clients is that they already know they have arrived and have nothing to prove... You should never lose your sense of style just because you think it's the only way to be practical and comfortable.

I Want My Cool Back

Amy Ruhlin | Posted 10.21.2012 | Fifty
Amy Ruhlin

I want her to know that I was not always a middle-aged mom with over-processed hair and fluctuating hormones. I want her to know that her Dad did not always have goofy dance moves.

Surprising News About Vision Loss And Aging

Huff/Post50 | Anthonia Akitunde | Posted 07.02.2012 | Fifty

Vision impairment -- one of the more common complaints associated with aging eyes -- has seen a steep drop in older Americans, according to a new stud...

Are You Focused On Your Eye Health?

Posted 12.27.2011 | Fifty

When you catch yourself holding the dinner menu at arm's length, you know you're part of the Post50 crowd. You have come to the stage in life that for...

Study Says

The Times of India | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

New research suggests that cheap reading glasses might be readily available, but in the long term they can cost you your eyesight. ...