Man goes blind playing online games for 4 days

(China Daily)
Updated: 2010-01-08 11:06
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A man in Xining, capital of Qinghai province, had to be hospitalized after he played games on the computer for four days straight without getting any sleep.

Doctors said the businessman, surnamed Xu, suffered from temporary blindness.

Xu spent the four nights in a cyber caf after a quarrel with his wife and continued playing games till he complained he had lost his vision.

(Xining Evening News)