Commentary: Increasing screen time during COVID-19 could be harmful to kids’ eyesight

May 21, 2020

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The COVID-19 pandemic has caused more children to take classes online and spend more on their screens. More screen time and less time outdoors may cause more instances of myopia or nearsightedness. This may put kids at risk for more eye problems down the road.

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