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Can staring at a monitor all day cause short-sightedness?

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Dr. Azhar Salahuddin
Ophthalmology
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In brief: No

Nearsightedness is a condition you're born with where your eyeball is too long and images focus in front of your retina.
Presbyopia is a condition everyone gets around the age of 45 where you need reading glasses and has nothing to do with how much you use your eyes.

In brief: No

Nearsightedness is a condition you're born with where your eyeball is too long and images focus in front of your retina.
Presbyopia is a condition everyone gets around the age of 45 where you need reading glasses and has nothing to do with how much you use your eyes.
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