More than 83 percent of Americans report using digital devices like computers for more than two hours per day, and 53.1 percent report using two digital devices simultaneously. Over half of these, 60.5 percent, reporting experiencing symptoms of digital eye strain, according to The Vision Council organization.
Additionally, many of us use our smartphones repeatedly to read messages, search sites, record information, or play games. In short, we are becoming increasingly immersed in the digital world as more of our daily tasks move online, so it’s no wonder that eye strain is common. (more…)