Increased screen time hurting kids’ eyes

AM Extra

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — The pandemic has undoubtedly created a completely separate heath concern from the coronavirus itself: increased screen time.

Everything from phones to tablets to TVs and computers are having a negative effect on the undeveloped eyes of children. Doctors have said the damage could be lifelong.

Optometrist Dr. Millicent Knight joined AM Extra Wednesday to talk about ways parents can help keep their kids’ eyes healthy.

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