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Does reading from computer screens cause nearsightedness?
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Dr. Andrew Shatz
Ophthalmology
6 doctors agree
In brief: No
Nearsightedness is programmed into the shape of the eyes.
Some studies have loosely linked use of nightlights and excessive near work by young children with nearsightedness, but it is not conclusive. Feel free to use the computer as you normally do.

In brief: No
Nearsightedness is programmed into the shape of the eyes.
Some studies have loosely linked use of nightlights and excessive near work by young children with nearsightedness, but it is not conclusive. Feel free to use the computer as you normally do.
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Dr. Moonyoung Chung
Ophthalmology
In brief: No
Can be associated w straining the eyes and thus drying the eyes.

In brief: No
Can be associated w straining the eyes and thus drying the eyes.
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