Is Sitting Too Close to the TV Bad for Your Eyes?

To put an end to all those myths floating around about eye health, we decided to ask the most insightful and energetic people in the world: Kids. Watch more videos from our I Didn’t Know That! Eye Health series. 

Myth #2: Sitting too close to the television can damage children’s eyes.

We’ve all heard it from our parents and maybe now, we say it, too: Don’t sit so close to the TV; it’s bad for your eyes! But is it, really? Watch the video below to see what kids guess and what our expert, Stephen Reed, MD, ProMedica Physicians Eye Care, has to say.

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