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Blink Now: Increased Screen Time During the Pandemic Sends More People to the Eye Doctor

"We were already a computer-savvy society but the pandemic just took it to the next level."

Mile Brujic, an optometrist and owner of Premier Vision Group, commenting to USA Today for its recent report, “Blink Now: Increased screen time during the pandemic sends more people to the eye doctor.”  Brujic also noted that he has found complaints of eye strain, eye fatigue and eye dryness increasing as people spend more time at home.