Article Date: 7/1/2001

A Handout You Can Photocopy to Help Your Patients Understand UV Light.
FACTS AT YOUR FINGERTIPS: What you should know about UV light.
The summer sun may feel good, but did you know that its ultraviolet (UV) waves can harm your eyes? Damage can add up over the years and lead to various serious eye problems. Here's a quick run-down of the dangers of UV exposure, and what you can do to avoid them.

THE DANGERS:

HOW YOU CAN PROTECT YOURSELF:

Here's a roundup of some companies and their recently introduced, new UV-protective products.

The CPF 450X GlarCutter lens from Corning



Optometric Management, Issue: July 2001