Screen time hurts more than kids' eyes


Digital eyestrain, headaches, and dry or irritated eyes may just scratch the surface of the potential long-term damage from blue light. We know the cumulative effects that UV light has on our skin and eyes, but “ Early research shows that overexposure to blue light can contribute to eyestrain and discomfort. It also can trigger serious conditions later in life such as age-related macular degeneration, which can lead to blindness.” #EyeSafe offers an opportunity to protect the eyes from the potential long-term damage.

 

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