How to Protect Your Eyes in the Digital Age
Day in and day out, hundreds of thousands of people sit in front of a computer screen for hours at a time. All this screen time takes a toll on our eyes. With more than 10 million visits to eye doctors every year for computer vision syndrome (CVS), eye health in the workplace matters. In fact anywhere from 50 to 90 percent of computer users suffer from visual symptoms of CVS including dry, irritated eyes, blurred vision, neck and back pain, and headaches. Beyond these annoying and uncomfortable symptoms, prolonged computer use can lead to long-term vision problems and eye disorders. Check out the infographic below to learn more about computer-related eye strain and ways you can prevent eye health problems.