Using a computer is worse for your eyes than you thought

Blurred vision, prolonged headaches, twitches: These are just some of the things that are caused by using technology

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Computers Are Worse for Your Eyes Than You Thought


It's official (and yes, you knew it all along): using technology is extremely bad for your health. Especially when it comes to your eyesight.

A recent study of people who spend six hours or more looking at screens found many things that were detrimental to eye and brain health, from sight-related problems and dry eyes and irritation to blurred vision and prolonged headaches.

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The good news is that many symptoms can be reversed by taking digital break. Watch the video above to find out more.