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Factors that Contribute to Computer Related Vision Syndrome

Computer vision syndrome refers to ophthalmic and visual symptoms that commonly occur among computer users. With more and more people exposed to prolonged use of computers in school, at work and even at home, it is not surprising that computer vision syndrome is a fairly common eye condition. Its symptoms include the following: •    Blurred […]

Eye Strain and Eye Twitching

Eye twitching (also known as Myokymia) is a common condition experienced by most people. It involves rippling muscle contractions in the eyelid. It commonly occurs on the bottom eyelid of one eye. However, it is also possible for the top part of the eyelid to twitch. It is a very subtle movement that other people […]

Problems associated with Eye Strain

Eye strain is an eye condition that you can experience when your eyes become tired due to intense or prolonged use. When you perform your daily activities like reading, watching the television, using a computer or driving a car for extended periods of time, you may be susceptible to experiencing eye strain. While it can […]

Computer Vision Eyestrain is not good but the technology is great!

When our eyes are struggling with fatigue from excessive computer use we tend to just think of how bad computers are.  Follow the link to this infographic for some advice in avoiding computer related eyestrain and then you can also see all the great stuff that computers allow us to do to in fact help […]