Part I Eye Problems, Possible Causes and Advice By AGE Grouping
Section (A) INFANTS and PRE-SCHOOLERS
Section (B) SCHOOL AGE CHILDREN and ADOLESCENTS
Section (C) YOUNGER ADULTS (UP TO EARLY FORTIES)
Section (D) MIDDLE AGE (UP TO SIXTY YEARS)
Section (E) OLDER AGE (OVER SIXTY YEARS)
Part (II) Selected Eye problems of Importance to All Age Groups.
Section (A) ASTIGMATISM
Section (B) COMMON CHRONIC INFECTIVE CONJUNCTIVITIS
Section (C) Hints on Eye Usage with Computers
Section (D) Lifestyle and Glaucoma
There has been discussion in the past regarding possible adverse
health effects from electro-magnetic radiation emission.
However, the amounts of UV and other higher frequency radiations
emitted from VDU's have been found to be very low and do not appear
to carry any measurable health risk. Some investigators have been
concerned with the lower frequency (radio, VLF and ELF) radiations
associated with VDU's. Whether or not long term exposure to these
low level types of radiation can produce adverse health effects,
is still an issue of controversy.
Ergonomic design of the computer and the surrounds is important
in preventing spinal-related problems which are often a cause of
headache. Refer to the following link for details on ergonomics
and further discussion on healthy