Blue Light Harms Our Eyes
Exposure to blue light is one major problem we have to deal with as individuals living in the digital age. On a daily basis we are exposed to this high energy light that has been found to be very detrimental to the eyes. The screens of digital devices like televisions, computers, smartphones, tablets and iPads are the major sources of blue light and we are all dependent on these devices for most of our daily activities.
What are some of the effects of blue light exposure?
Some of the problems exposure to blue light causes include eye strain, retina damage, sleep issues, and cancer. While some of these problems have short term effects like soreness, blurred vision and general discomfort, others cause long term damages that can reduce the quality of life of an individuals.
It is important, therefore, that we find ways to protect ourselves from blue light.
At Professional VisionCare in Lewis Center, we understand how devastating blue light can be to the eye. Our Lewis Center optometrists and optical staff have ensured that we have a wide selection of blue light blocking contact lenses, lenses, and lens coatings.
With these great products, our patients can keep their eyes protected from direct blue light exposure.
Many of our patients express that they want to protect their eyes and their children's eyes from over exposure to cell phones and computers, we have compiled some of the questions that our Lewis Center patients have asked about blue light protection.
We will try to address some of these pertinent questions here to give you a better understanding of blue light protection and how to approach it.
Contact Us Today!
For your eyes to serve you for a long time, it is very essential to protect them against blue light. If you will like to know more about how you can protect your eyes against blue light, contact us today at Professional VisionCare In Lewis Center.
Our eye doctors, help patients from Lewis Center, Delaware, Powell and Olentangy find the best blue light blocking lenses and computer glasses for your specific needs. With this, we can help shield your eyes from direct exposure to blue light.