Digital visual appearance of fatigue in young people

Digital visual appearance of fatigue in young people

College students are not aware of the need to protect their view of the effects of high energy light. 50 percent use mobile to study, while 18 percent use the tablet and only 9 percent of the electronic book, the report UNIVERSITIC 2013. In recent years, have increased the risks to our eye health with digital age. LED displays of new electronic devices emit 5 times more high-energy light than before. In addition, we spent an average of 8.5 hours in front of screens, which makes high exposure increase the visual stress, which may involve risks to the retina such as macular degeneration, the leading cause of blindness in the […]

Babies and screens: careful with your eyes

Babies and screens: careful with your eyes

Many children under one year of age play with phones or tablets as usual. It is a resource used to entertain or to calm them down after a tantrum. However, pediatricians and pediatric ophthalmologists advise against its continued use, especially in children under years. Children, especially those under two years, have a great plasticity in the visual system, are adapting to the environment and their circumstances. Hence, if you spend much time focusing on a close and small screen, your system approach could see altered. Another consequence of the consumption of these displays is that in some children, using both time near vision, could come to light graduation defects such […]

Do not do yourself

Do not do yourself

Eyestrain or presbyopia is a refractive condition in which eyes adapted capacity is not sufficient for myopic. It’s a normal visual condition with age, which usually begins at 40 years age. 80% of people at age 40 begin with presbyopia, and up to 100% for over 50 years age. Remember following symptoms: that get long away to read the text, you need more light to see up close, blurred vision and uncomfortably close vision, itchy eyes, watery eyes. If you have any of these symptoms come to visit us for a complete overhaul of vision. Prefabricated prescription glasses are not the solution to eye strain. Prefabricated prescription glasses or also […]

Take care of your eyes the same as skin

Take care of your eyes the same as skin

UV exposure and infrared rays damage the cornea, retina and lens, burns, photokeratitis(snow blindness), macular degeneration, opacities in the lens (cataract) and impaired vision, intraocular bleeding and changes color level perception in the retina. Our eyes have a limited tolerance for absorbing sunlight that far exceeds our current lifestyle. Infrared and ultraviolet radiation is the most detrimental to our visual health because they accumulate in various structures of the eye that causes irritation and serious disease that may lead to vision loss and blindness. When you select a sunglass frame, must transfer factor and color filters are selected properly. Improper filter is harmful, it is even worse to go without […]