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June 10, 2014 12:00 AM

Tips to keep your eyes healthy this summer

Most people are aware of the dangerous effects ultraviolet (UV) rays can have on our skin, but few of us realize the danger the sun imposes on our eyes. UV radiation, whether from natural sunlight or artificial UV rays, can damage the eye’s surface tissues as well as the cornea, lens and retina. It can burn the front surface of the eye much like the sun can burn our skin.

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