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 […]