Gadgets for the Guru: Break your Headache edition
Headaches are the worst! Reduce the amount of harmful blue-light that you take in by replacing some of your gadgets, like sunglasses and light bulbs, with gadgets that filter out the bad stuff. Here are some tech gadgets to help break those painful annoyances.
Local startup, TheraSpecs, are precision tinted glasses that filter harmful wavelengths of light that often cause headaches, migraines, eyestrain, photophobia, epilepsy, and many other health problems. The specs come in a variety of styles, perfect for children ad adults. With the harmful blue wavelengths filtered out of the lenses, individuals are able to look at a computer screen or television without straining their eyes the entire time. Available for purchase here.
LowBlueLights offers a variety of products that filter out the harmful blue-light that can cause serious sleep problems. Their products include sunglasses, light bulbs, night lights, book lights, etc. LowBlueLights promises that their products naturally maximize melatonin, a key antioxidant related directly to sleep. Available for purchase here.
Gunnar gaming and computer glasses offer a wide, injection polymer frame that fits comfortably around even big heads. Protect your eyes while playing video games with these stylish glasses that come in a variety of colors. The proprietary lens design makes it easy and comfortable to play your favorite games longer, plus there are protective anti-glare lens coatings and tints to increase on-screen contrast, making it easier to see enemies lurking in the shadows. Available for purchase here.