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What are symptoms of eye fatigue?

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Symptoms of eye fatigue include:

  • Sore or irritated eyes
  • Trouble focusing
  • Dry or watery eyes
  • Blurred or double vision
  • Increased sensitivity to light
  • Pain in the neck, shoulders, or back

SOURCES:

Prevent Blindness America web site: "Computers and Your Eyes."

National Eye Institute: "Eye Health Tips."

Get Eye Smart web site: "Computer Use and Eyestrain."

U.S. Department of Labor: "Computer workstations: Monitors."

National Eye Institute: "Facts About Dry Eye."

American Optometric Association: “Computer Vision Syndrome.”

Reviewed by Whitney Seltman on August 26, 2020

SOURCES:

Prevent Blindness America web site: "Computers and Your Eyes."

National Eye Institute: "Eye Health Tips."

Get Eye Smart web site: "Computer Use and Eyestrain."

U.S. Department of Labor: "Computer workstations: Monitors."

National Eye Institute: "Facts About Dry Eye."

American Optometric Association: “Computer Vision Syndrome.”

Reviewed by Whitney Seltman on August 26, 2020

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