Digital eye strain can cause many
- Blurred vision
- Double vision
- Dry eye
- Eye discomfort
- Eye fatigue
- Eye itching
- Eye redness
- Eye tearing
- Neck and shoulder pain
Most of these symptoms are
short-term (temporary). They lessen or go away when you stop using your computer or
device. But sometimes you may have symptoms for a long time afterward.
The severity of symptoms may vary
- How long you have been using the computer or digital
- Your underlying eye problems
- Other factors that cause digital eye strain.
Symptoms may get worse if you don't resolve the problem.
Using a computer or digital
device for a long time can also lead to other symptoms. This includes neck and shoulder
pain. This is often due to poor alignment and posture when using the computer or digital
device. Some healthcare providers call these symptoms part of digital eye strain as