What is Computer Vision Syndrome?
This condition describes a group of eye and vision-related problems that result from prolonged computer use. Many individuals experience eye discomfort and vision problems when viewing a computer screen for extended periods. The level of discomfort appears to increase with the amount of computer use.
The most common symptoms associated with Computer Vision Syndrome (CVS) are
neck and shoulder pain
These symptoms may be caused by poor lighting, glare on the computer screen, improper viewing distances, poor seating posture, uncorrected vision problems or a combination of these factors. If you are a regular computer user or a computer professional, it is recommended that you have your eyes tested atleast once in a year.