Can cell phones cause blindness ???
In an article published last week by the Daily Mail Australia, a Chinese man needed an emergency operation after spending hours texting his girlfriend in the dark.
Extract from article:
Could using your phone at night cause blindness?
- 26-year-old was diagnosed with the rare condition “Retinal Detachment”
- This can cause blindness if it is not treated promptly
- Scientists say cases are rising in young people – it usually affects those aged between 50 and 75 – and could be linked to excessive phone use