We live in a digital age of mobile phones, laptops and video games. As our children get older and become more and more exposed to technology, it is important to understand the repercussions of this environment. Many children will spend hours staring at a computer screen, often not even blinking because they are so engaged … Continue reading The Digital Age
The sun is and was for thousands of years our only light source. With modern technology, we have expanded our technological capabilities and exposed ourselves to many forms of artificial light, which sounds great, but can have some negative effects on our body. Quick science lesson: During the day, mostly to wake up, your body … Continue reading What is Blue Light? Is it harmful?
Many people stare at a computer for hours each day, which is causing more and more people to suffer from digital eye strain. Basic symptoms caused by this are dry eyes, blurred vision and potential cramping in the upper back or neck. Eventually, if not remedied, one could suffer from macular degeneration or cataracts. As … Continue reading Digital Eye Strain
When working in front of a computer all day, one might experience blurred vision, eye strain or headaches. All of these are symptoms of computer vision syndrome and might be alleviated by wearing a good pair of computer reading glasses. Computer glasses are specially designed to accommodate a distance from the eyes of approximately 20 … Continue reading Bits, Bytes and Blur