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Solar Eclipse: Don't Blind Yourself (to the facts).

   Don’t think a solar eclipse can cause eye damage or even blindness? Neither did Lou Tomososki. But it did.

   During a partial solar eclipse in 1962, Tomososki was walking home from school with a friend when they spotted the moon sliding over the sun during the eclipse. 896 more words

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5 Easy Ways to Protect Your Eyes this Summer

Summer is in full swing, which means families everywhere are enjoying the beautiful outdoors.  Dads are busy manning their grills.  Children are happily blowing up their pool toys.   470 more words

Wearable Patch Helps Detect Dangerous UV Rays

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – One in five Americans will develop skin cancer in their lifetime.

We all know the importance of sunscreen to help combat it, but sometimes it’s hard to tell how much sunscreen has worn off when you’re outside for long periods of time. 274 more words

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Tips For Seniors To Beat The Heat During Summer

HENDERSON, NV (KXNT) – In the heat of summer, it’s important to find ways for older family members to beat the heat. From ultraviolet (UV) rays to skin dehydrations, there are many dangers from the sun to our bodies. 296 more words

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B96 Cares! Protecting Your Eyes From The Sun!

We all know how important it is to protect our skin from the sun’s harmful rays, but did you know that it’s just as important to protect your eyes? 53 more words

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K-Hits Cares! Protecting Your Eyes From The Sun!

We all know how important it is to protect our skin from the sun’s harmful rays, but did you know that it’s just as important to protect your eyes? 83 more words

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When Sunshine & Medications Are A Bad Mix

By Dr. Dave Hnida

DENVER (CBS4)– You might think it takes several hours of sun exposure for a ticket to sunburn, but if you’re on certain medications, only a few minutes of sunlight can fry your skin to the land of redness, pain, and blisters. 442 more words

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