Wednesday, May 9, 2012

Experts: iPad, Computer Screens May Cause Computer Vision Syndrome

"Ever since Apple announced the third generation model for their popular tablet, everyone's talking iPad. But, not everyone's going gaga over the new devices, especially eye doctors. iPads, much like any computer or smartphone screen you stare at for awhile, might contribute to "computer vision syndrome," a set of eye problems caused by staring at a screen for long periods of time without taking a break."

Ryan Jaslow - CBS News

Read the full report on CBSNews.

Well eye strain sufferers, time you checked out Mittoni's extensive range of Gunnar digital eyewear, they're designed to combat the kinds of issues mentioned in the CBS report linked above. Looking for further information on eye strain & it's causes? The American Optometric Association has a great deal of information on Computer Vision Syndrome.