Fish Oil and Vitamin D- A Powerful One-Two Punch for Computer and Dry Eye SyndromeMar 15, 2016
Who’s not looking at digital screens these days? Often referred to as “computer eyes”, which are dry and burning eyes caused by hours of screen time. Officially known as “computer vision syndrome” this is becoming a growing problem with people looking for solutions.
Dry eye syndrome in itself affects millions, and is a growing problem in the elderly population, as well as other age groups which can be aggravated by activities such as using a computer for an extended period of time, lack of sleep, and the environment in which people live in regards to moisture content of the air. Winter time when people are inside of their house in the forced heat, or even on airplanes can adversely affect issues of dry eye syndrome.
Dry eye syndrome can be associated with burning and stinging of the eye, blurry vision, eye fatigue, inflammation and redness.
More information is coming out on how the nutritional sciences can support both issues of Computer and Dry Eye Syndrome.