What is Digital Eye Strain?

Digital Eye Strain, or computer vision syndrome, is a temporary eye condition that occurs as the result of focusing the eyes on a digital display for extended, uninterrupted periods of time. You can get eye strain simply from using a digital device for more than two hours at a time. Research suggests that that up to nine in every ten computer users suffers from Digital Eye Strain.
What are the symptoms of Digital Eye Strain?
  • General eye discomfort
  • Headaches
  • Dry, red eyes
  • Burning or itchy eyes
  • Difficulty focusing
  • Watering of the eyes
  • Blurred vision
  • Double vision
  • Increased sensitivity to light
  • Neck or back pain