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Computer Vision Syndrome Affects Millions – The New York Times

Blurred or double vision as well as burning, itching, dryness and redness can interfere with work performance. Joanne Reitano is a professor of history at LaGuardia Community College in Long Island City, Queens. She writes wonderful books about the history of the city and state, and has recently been spending …

Aging in Place – The New York Times

Throughout the country, communities are being retrofitted to accommodate the tsunami of elders expected to live there as baby boomers age. When I asked the other three members of my walking group, all of whom are in their mid to upper 70s, whether they had any concerns about future living …

Smart Desks to Keep You Moving – NYTimes.com

A new batch of so-called smart desks can monitor your movements, track your calories and even nudge you to stand up without interruption or loss of concentration. You might want to sit down for this. Or stand up. Better yet, do both. A new batch of so-called smart desks can …