Blinded by Light

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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.

It will not happen to me!

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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.
5 Years of protecting the future of vision is only the beginning

Dangers of false perception of security

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The film, "The Big Short" depicts parallel stories of the great depression, bankruptcy and recent Lehman Brothers and the financial crisis of 2007–2008, which was triggered by the United States housing bubble, begins with a phrase of Mark Twain that is very adequate in explaining the false perception of security: "It ain´t what you don’t know that gets you in troble. It´s what you know for sure that just ain´t so." (Mark Twain)
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