Reading an eye chart mounted or projected on a wall is a standard part of every visit to the optometrist today, but it wasn't always that way. Centuries ago, practitioners struggled to measure vis ...View Article
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Digital Eye Strain
Digital Eye Strain (DES), also referred to as Computer Vision Syndrome, describes a group of eye and vision-related problems that result from prolonged use of digital devices (computer, tablet, e-reader, mobile device, gaming systems, etc.). Over one-third of the adults who experience digital eye strain don't do anything to alleviate their symptoms.
1) Anti-Reflective coatings to reduce glare from digital devices and overhead lighting
2) Blue-light blocking lenses, such as BlueTech and TotalBlue, which selectively absorb harmful high energy blue light, protecting your cornea and retina. Recent studies have shown the connection between blue light and macular degeneration, and interruptions to our body's circadian rhythm, inhibiting restful sleep.
3) Computer lenses for optimizing visual acuity for intermediate and near distances. HOYALUX TACT is Michana Eye Center's computer lens of choice.