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Can a fluorescent light bulb cause eye problems?

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Dr. Theodore Wu
Ophthalmology
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In brief: Fluorescent

A fluorescent bulb emits ultraviolet rays, which can harm the eye.
Make sure the light has a plastic cover to block some of this radiation, and do not spend a lot of time staring at the light.

In brief: Fluorescent

A fluorescent bulb emits ultraviolet rays, which can harm the eye.
Make sure the light has a plastic cover to block some of this radiation, and do not spend a lot of time staring at the light.
Dr. Theodore Wu
Dr. Theodore Wu
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Dr. David Kira
Ophthalmology

In brief: Sometimes

Some people are sensitive to the color temperature or flicker from fluorescent lights.
Warmer bulbs can help.

In brief: Sometimes

Some people are sensitive to the color temperature or flicker from fluorescent lights.
Warmer bulbs can help.
Dr. David Kira
Dr. David Kira
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