Can the large amount of screen time hurt my eyes?
In today’s world, everyone is on their phone and multiple
computer screens all day long. Whether you are young or old,
it’s happening and it’s creating digital eye strain. Yes,
that’s really a condition that over 60% of Americans are
Symptoms of digital eye strain include
dry, irritated eyes, blurred vision, eye fatigue, neck and
back pain, and headaches. There are ways we can help to
reduce the amount of eye discomfort and provide a more
relaxing screen time experience.
examination, we will measure the amount of strain on your
eyes. Then evaluate the dryness and irritation and decide on
a treatment plan according to your needs. The correct
prescription glasses with blue light filters can help to
relax the eyes. Certain types of lens styles can help with
neck strain when on multiple screens at one time. Dry eye
treatments can also help with the redness and irritation
that comes with digital eye strain.
If you are
experiencing any of these problems, please schedule
and we can help you feel better
while on your screens.