The eyes have it — strain, that is. As our enthusiasm for using computers, tablets and smartphones grows, our eyes are paying the price. Find expert tips on how to deal with computer vision syndrome (CVS), which can cause blurry vision, headaches, burning or stinging eyes, light sensitivity, and neck or back pain.
When was the last time you had a staring contest? It may have been more recently than you think — in fact, it could be happening right now. Not with another human but rather with your computer monitor. Read the full story 5 Fixes for Computer Vision Syndrome
Are you reading this story on your smartphone? Take a quick look around and see how many others are glued to their devices, too. Smartphones and tablets enrich our lives, but they also come with risks. A few healthy habits can help you avoid those risks. [tn3 origin=”album” ids=”652″ transitions=”default” responsive=”1″]
Today, we’re using our eyes more than ever before. We’re looking at computer screens, smart phones and tablets at all hours of the day — and this can cause dry eye and other irritation. But there are things you can do to minimize eye strain. Read the full story: 5 Fixes for Computer Vision Syndrome
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The eyes have it — strain, that is. As our enthusiasm for using computers, tablets and phones grows, our eyes are paying the price. Upwards of 90 percent of computer and device users experience a problem so common there’s a name for it: computer vision syndrome (CVS). CVS comes with symptoms such as decreased or … Read More
Technology can help your health — or drain it like a smartphone’s battery. Use these tips to get more out of your devices without getting powered down. [tn3 origin=”album” ids=”298″ transitions=”default” responsive=”1″]