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If I sit too close to the TV will it hurt my eyes?

The truth is if you need to sit close to the TV to clearly see the screen, you may already have vision problems. Sitting close to any object to see it better is a symptom of nearsightedness and you should talk with your doctor.

Nearsightedness, or myopia, is the most common refractive error of the eye, and it has become more prevalent in recent years.