Jun 02, 2018 10:30 am - 2:00 pm
Hunter Library Health Fair
Jun 07, 2018 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Access Development HF
Jun 08, 2018 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Four Foods Group HF
Jun 09, 2018 8:00 am - 12:30 pm
Mexican Consulate HF
Jun 11, 2018 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Draper Senior Center HF
BE WISE - PROTECT YOUR EYES FROM HARMFUL UV RAYS
Most people are aware that the sun can cause skin cancer, but how many are aware that it can damage the eyes? Cataracts, cancer, corneal sunburn - these are just some of the damaging effects that the sun can have on the health status of your eyes.
“Sunscreen is essential to protect your skin, but a good pair of sunglasses is critical to help protect your eyes,” says Kate Edwards, Friends for Sight’s Executive Director. Be aware of some of the risk factors and possible consequences of UV damage and some ways that you can keep your eyes healthy.