Facebook Pixel
Q: 

Is staring at my computer screen all day during work bad for my eyes?

By HERWriter Blogger July 12, 2014 - 10:23am
 
Rate This

I mostly work off my computer while at work during the day. All this staring at my computer screen makes me worried that I may strain my eyes. How often should I step away from my computer screen and give my eyes a break to prevent any possible vision problems?

Add a Comment1 Comments

HERWriter Blogger

Great advice, Susan! I'm  working off my laptop most of the time during the day and worry that it will cause eye strain and other eye problems later in life. 

I'll try resting my eyes every now and then, and pushing my screen a little further away from my eyes. Thanks for the tips! :)

July 17, 2014 - 12:52am
Image CAPTCHA
Enter the characters shown in the image.
By submitting this form, you agree to EmpowHER's terms of service and privacy policy
Add a Comment

All user-generated information on this site is the opinion of its author only and is not a substitute for medical advice or treatment for any medical conditions. Members and guests are responsible for their own posts and the potential consequences of those posts detailed in our Terms of Service.

Vision Problems

Get Email Updates

Vision Problems Guide

HERWriter Guide

Have a question? We're here to help. Ask the Community.

ASK

Health Newsletter

Receive the latest and greatest in women's health and wellness from EmpowHER - for free!