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2014-06-20 23:06:36

Japanese Study Indicates Decreased Tear Film Mucin Levels in Dry Eye Similar to Computer Eye Strain Mucin Levels Grants Pass, OR (PRWEB) June 20, 2014 New research supports what radio host and water researcher and entrepreneur Sharon Kleyne has been teaching for years – that computer eye strain is a form of dry eye disease with similar symptoms resulting from similar physiological changes in the eyes’ tear film. The Osaka, Japan study, comparing levels of the tear film’s mucin...

2014-06-06 23:07:16

Bio-Logic Aqua Research Founder and Radio Host Sharon Kleyne’s Tips on Preventing Computer Eye Strain Grants Pass, OR (PRWEB) June 06, 2014 Computer eye strain complaints such as fatigue, headache, burning eyes and blurred vision are becoming all too familiar. Among individuals spending more than three hours a day at a computer, the rate of computer eye strain is estimated at 90%. The most common symptom, according to Sharon Kleyne, host of the Sharon Kleyne Hour Power of Water®...

2014-03-31 23:21:31

Dr. Michael Tracy of Carlsbad Eye Care responds to recent article outlining Computer Vision Syndrome, its effects, and how to prevent it. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) March 31, 2014 A recent article discussed the damage that can occur from too much screen time. Computer screens have become part of our everyday lives. For millions of Americans, hours of the day are spent in front of a monitor, smartphone, or television, causing an issue called Computer Vision Syndrome. At Carlsbad Eye Care in San...

2014-03-14 23:26:40

For many, a lot of time is spent in front of a computer or mobile device for work related purposes. Businesses and employers are encouraging more use of this technology and as a result, the Pennsylvania Association for the Blind has seen an increase in eye strain, or Asthenopia. Mechanicsburg, PA (PRWEB) March 14, 2014 For many, a lot of time is spent in front of a computer or mobile device for work related purposes. Businesses and employers are encouraging more use of this technology...

2014-01-09 00:21:38

Report Examines the Impact of Digital Media on Vision Health ALEXANDRIA, Va., Jan. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A report released today at the 2014 Consumer Electronics Show by The Vision Council finds that nearly 70 percent of U.S. adults experience digital eye strain while on digital devices - including computers, tablets and smartphones. Yet, about half of adults don't know how to or have never tried to reduce their visual discomfort. As the market experiences a surge in high technology-related...

2013-09-27 23:19:55

A new program restores vision without glasses, contacts, or surgery; Go and Get Healthy provides a quick means to improve near-sightedness, far-sightedness, and many other vision problems. Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) September 27, 2013 Vision Without Glasses, a program created by ex-optometrist William H. Bates, is designed to treat conditions such as myopia, hyperopia, presbyopia, macular degeneration, glaucoma, eyestrain, and more. It is advertised to provide relief from these...

2013-08-09 23:18:52

Choate Eye Associates is the only practice in Tennessee that offers Opt-Align™ technology, which assists in the diagnosis and treatment of computer vision syndrome (CVS). Goodlettsville, TN (PRWEB) August 09, 2013 Choate Eye Associates is pleased to announce that it is now using Opt-Align™ technology to aid in the diagnosis and treatment of computer vision syndrome (CVS) and asthenopia (eyestrain). Choate Eye Associates is the only vision correction center in the entire state of...

2013-04-01 23:00:45

Dr. Farooq Ashraf, an Atlanta LASIK surgeon, responded to an article about Computer Vision Syndrome in an interview on his clinic´s blog. Atlanta, Ga (PRWEB) April 01, 2013 Dr. Farooq Ashraf, an Atlanta LASIK surgeon and founder of the Atlanta Vision Institute, was interviewed Monday about his thoughts on a recent article about Computer Vision Syndrome. Ashraf agrees with the article, which suggests taking a twenty second break from working on the computer every twenty minutes and...


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tessitura
  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
This word is Italian in origin and comes from the Latin 'textura,' web, structure.