Myths and Facts about Eye Health

Watching TV

Myth: Reading in dim light and sitting too close to the TV hurts your eyes.

Fact: Reading in dim light fatigues your eyes, but it doesn’t have any negative effects on eye health. TV is also OK for your eyes, even if you sit close.


Medically Reviewed By: Haines, Cynthia MD

Last Annual Review Date: Oct. 9, 2012

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