Many people have found themselves spending more time at home, depending on smart devices to keep them occupied. The typical office worker spends 1,700 hours a year in front of a computer screen, according to a recent study. Eyes strain, dry eyes, headaches, and insomnia have all risen as a result of all this screen time.
In this digital age, myopia (nearsightedness) is one of the most common vision disorders among the public. As a result of the COVID-19 outbreak, more people are working and learning online. This increases digital screen time and accelerates myopia cases around the world.