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Can my vision change from watching television or looking at a computer monitor over time?
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Dr. Yale Kanter
Ophthalmology
In brief: Vision change
Your vision may change over time but be unrelated to these activities.

In brief: Vision change
Your vision may change over time but be unrelated to these activities.
Dr. Yale Kanter
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Dr. Rajesh Khanna
Ophthalmology
In brief: Yes
If you are constantly looking at a fixed near distance - like a computer your eye muscles may undergo spasm and you may develop induced nearsightedness.
Thats why every 20 minutes of close work look at least 20 feet away for 20 seconds. My 20/20/20 rule. :-).

In brief: Yes
If you are constantly looking at a fixed near distance - like a computer your eye muscles may undergo spasm and you may develop induced nearsightedness.
Thats why every 20 minutes of close work look at least 20 feet away for 20 seconds. My 20/20/20 rule. :-).
Dr. Rajesh Khanna
Dr. Rajesh Khanna
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