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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Doan
19 years experience Ophthalmology
When : When staring at the computer screen, your eyes may dry out. In addition to resting your eyes, you can also try over-the-counter artificial tears while ... Read More
Dr. Andrew Caster
40 years experience Ophthalmology
Working : Working at a computer screen for long hours is very tough on the eyes, for two separate reasons: 1) when you concentrate on computer work, most peopl ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience Ophthalmology
Several: As you have discovered, computer work is drying due to low blink rate and the dry atmosphere in offices. Good lubricating drops are helpful. Systane ... Read More
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Dr. Jeffrey Whitman
44 years experience Ophthalmology
You : You are doing the right things. The computer itself will not cause damage, but dryness can effect your ability to perform your job. Keep up with the ... Read More
Dr. William Goldstein
30 years experience Ophthalmology
Dry : Dry eye may only be part of the problem. For that part of the issue, frequent tears works well, but you may have to try a few different brands to find ... Read More
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Dr. Emil Chynn
28 years experience LASIK Surgery
We've : We've done studies showing the normal blink rate is reduced when people are staring at the computer screen. In effect, they are staring their eyes dr ... Read More
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A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Kira
20 years experience Ophthalmology
Warmer: Many people feel the warmer (lower k temperature) colors are more pleasing. There is a setting for this under your monitor control. Also, some feel ... Read More
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
58 years experience Internal Medicine
There are: more specific treatments for dry eyes..visit your OPTHAMOLOGIST for an exam and specific Treatment!!! Then take the job (if it's worthwhile) Your dry ... Read More
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A 19-year-old member asked:
Dr. Susan Rhoads
37 years experience Family Medicine
Try it.: Try those measures & see. Also try an over the counter antihistamine like Loratidine once to see if it helps. If it helps, continue it. Stop it if ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Kira
20 years experience Ophthalmology
Yes, yes, yes!: To use a computer monitor, you need the ability to accommodate or focus up close. Presbyopia is common and can be completely alleviated by use of gla ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tim Conrad
33 years experience Ophthalmology
LED: Led monitors provide good contrast. Be sure to use a resolution so you can easily see the text.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bruce Saran
32 years experience Ophthalmology
Refraction lubricate: First make sure that you have the proper refraction. At age 45, patients may start to develop presbyopia, the need for glasses to focus close-up. When ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Chang
Specializes in Ophthalmology
Breaks: Have a good computer setup, appropriate screen brightness and font size, proper vision correction with enough breaks to rest your eyes.
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