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July 12, 2017

Digital Eye Strain: How to Tell If Your Eyes Are Suffering From Too Many Screens

Looking at Too Many Screens? Your Eyes May Be Feeling the Strain

Digital eye strain

80 years ago, a screen was something that kept bugs from coming into your house. No one could have imagined when the first televisions appeared in the mid-20th century, just how ubiquitous screens would become in society today.
Unfortunately, those omnipresent computer screens that project light directly into your retinas, can cause a real strain on your eyes. This digital eye strain has a name: it is called Computer Vision Syndrome.

Digital eye strain can include eye pain and difficulty focusing, and at least half of people who work in front of computer screens have at least some symptoms of Computer Vision Syndrome. Do you? Here are some of the symptoms to look for.

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June 28, 2017

What Herbs and Natural Remedies Are Beneficial for Eye Health?

Can Herbs and Natural Remedies Improve My Eyes?

natural eye health remedies

The best thing you can do for your eye health is to make sure to get regular vision checkups, that much is clear. However, proper nutrition is also a key element in keeping your vision stronger, for longer periods of your life.

In addition to a generally well-balanced diet, there may be some herbs and natural remedies that can be beneficial to your eye health. Be sure to consult a professional nutritionist or herbalist before taking any supplements for your eye health, but here are some herbs and remedies you may want to consider adding into your diet today.

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