Children Need To Wear Sunglasses!

UV indexes will be higher than average this summer. That means you need to use sunscreen properly, and wear your sunglasses. Also, make sure your children wear sunglasses.

During my last checkup, my optometrist blasted me a bit when he found out that I seldom wear sunglasses. I was told it is one of the known causes of cataracts, and, in fact, sun exposure is the No. 1 cause of eye disease.

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p.s. Do not just buy sunglasses that are tinted plastic. Ensure that they have actual UV filtering. Investigate and read the fine print.

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