Have you heard that the blue light emitted from your phone can damage your eyes when using your phone at night? We know it messes with your sleep patterns, but now studies are saying it can have a lasting effect on your vision as well.
In a recent article we found from Business Insider entitled Smartphones Ruin More Than Your Sleep - They May Also Be Destroying Your Vision they state, "
The damage that this habit does to our eyes alone is both significant and surprising. Direct exposure to blue light can cause damage to the retina. The American Macular Degeneration Foundation warns that retinal damage caused by blue light may lead to macular degeneration, which causes the loss of central vision — the ability to see what's in front of you."
Read the entire article for all of the information and think twice about using your phone late at night too much.
Read more: http://www.businessinsider.com/smartphones-effect-on-vision-and-health-2014-9#ixzz3DVJnN2Lt
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