Tuesday, July 11, 2006

Could watching LCD TVs hinder your eyesight?

Do we have a problem with LCD displays? ...

"Amid the flat-panel TV sales boom, one study suggests that watching liquid crystal display TVs can affect people's eyesight to a degree that short relief would not be "sufficient" to bring eyes back to their normal status.

Dr. Macoto Takahasi, a human science professor at Osaka University of Education, yesterday revealed the results of his recent study on the correlation between watching flat-screen TVs and visual fatigue and acuity, at the Korea Display Conference 2006 currently held at COEX in Seoul.

The professor stressed the need to evaluate flat-screen TVs from an ergonomic point of view, while comparing LCDs and plasma display panels."   continued ...   (Via The Korea Herald)

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