The COVID 19 effects are extending to the human eye. International lock downs has resulted in an 87% increase in social media usage. People are watching more television, streaming and taking to social media in unprecedented ways. The increase in blue light exposure will increase the chance of eye problems and disease. So don’t only protect yourself from the Virus but also look after your most precious asset. Your eyes.
The affect of Blue Light
The amount of time spent on the devices and the proximity of them to the user has optometrists concerned about its effect on eye health.
Eye examinations can detect serious health problems
Scientists have reported that an eye test could help save the lives of thousands of heart-attack patients each year. The test can reveal problems with blood vessels, an indication of cardiac disease