Can You Sunburn Your Eyes?

Can you sunburn your eyes?  Yes, you can sunburn you eyes.  The topics I will cover are: Causes Symptoms Treatment Prevention Long-term effects, if there are any Just as the sun’s ultraviolet (UV) rays cause familiar changes in our skin (wrinkles, thinner skin, dark spots, dryness, larger pores, and even cancer), those rays can also […]

Sunscreen For Surfers

The use of the terms screen, block, and tan with the prefix sun certainly complicates our understanding of what these products can do. Currently, the only term allowed by the FDA is “sunscreen.” Sunscreens must have documentary evidence that they either absorb or physically block ultraviolet light. The only real sunblock is presumably a physical substance like clothing […]