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Myopia, or nearsightedness, is a vision condition where you can see objects that are close clearly. However, things that are farther away appear somewhat blurred. This condition occurs if the cornea is too curved or the eyeball is too long, resulting in the incorrect focusing of the light entering the eye.
Summer is an excellent time for many exciting activities outside, such as beach tours, outdoor barbecues, and fishing trips. Sadly, long hours in the sun also give ultraviolet (UV) radiation the chance to harm, not just your skin, but your eyes as well.
The average person spends seven hours a day looking at a computer screen. Eyes can be strained when you view television, computer, tablet, or smartphone. In fact, over half of all computer users, including children, now show symptoms of Computer Vision Syndrome (CVS).