In the new digital age, more of us are using digital devices than ever before. Harmful blue light has been found to cause retinal toxicity, asthenopia and affect circadian rhythms, making it harder to fall into a natural restorative sleep.
As independent practitioners we want to provide holistic care to our customers. What’s better than providing a solution for patients and their families to protect their eyes?
Children are at highest risk due to minimal lens pigment present until beyond their teenage years. As we use these devices at closer distances in comparison to TV’s or computers, blue light has an increased effect. Ocushield is a screen protector which acts as a filter cutting blue light transmittance from the device itself, while still allowing 95% of visible light through. This means you still get a clear and crisp image from your device.
Ocushield is currently available for a range of digital devices, including: