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If you watch tv in the dark will it damage your vision?
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Dr. Danny Proffitt
Family Medicine
2 doctors agree
In brief: No
We watch movies in the dark! same differnce.
Glare may be a problem for you, however. Enjoy!

In brief: No
We watch movies in the dark! same differnce.
Glare may be a problem for you, however. Enjoy!
Dr. Danny Proffitt
Dr. Danny Proffitt
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Dr. Andrew Shatz
Ophthalmology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Not at all
This is similar to the old wive's tale that reading in the dark or sitting too close to the television can harm your eyes.
There is no truth to this, so do not try to adjust your lighting.

In brief: Not at all
This is similar to the old wive's tale that reading in the dark or sitting too close to the television can harm your eyes.
There is no truth to this, so do not try to adjust your lighting.
Dr. Andrew Shatz
Dr. Andrew Shatz
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