Lately, more and more people at a younger age with eye diseases seem to be on the rise. Previously, eye diseases that have begun at ages around 70-80 year olds now are being reported to begin among 40-50 year olds.
This is how powerful the title of the article is in The Ophtalmologist, one of the most prestigious journals in the ophthalmological world, that refers to the latest experiments from the University of Toledo (UT-Ohio), demonstrating the connection between the blue light emitted by screens and the risks of permanent blindness.
We say it every day…even when we see gruesome images on media or the warnings on tobacco packages, most do not stop smoking. Even though we know the use of mobile phones/texting has become one of the first causes of death in traffic accidents and yet, we don’t take it seriously.
According to Dermascope, the first professional publication of the skin care society in the United States, blue light, emitted at high intensity by the screens, could be more dangerous than both the UVA and UVB.
Reticare is the only scientifically proven ocular protector, globally designed and patented to absorb the visible high energy blue light emitted from smartphones, tablets, laptops and computer monitors. Its development is based on more than 15 years of investigations by prestigious experts in optics from the University Complutense of Madrid (UCM), in cooperation with specialists from consumer electronics and mobile technology During the current digital era, the high level of exposure to this type of light increases symptoms of visual fatigue and involves important medium and long-term ocular risks. As a solution to these serious global visual health problems, Reticare was created.
Digital Screens May Cause Long-Term Eye Damage, Study Says
As seen in the media:“Global epidemic of blindness on the horizon”
As seen on the Daily Mail Home Page: Experts warn that screens...