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UV Been Missing Something

POSTED ON August 17, 2011

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Every day we are exposed to UV radiation from the sun.  “UV Been Missing Something” is a campaign developed by The Vision Council to encourage the regular use of UV protection for your eyes.  According to their website, the goal of the campaign is to educate the public about the harmful effects of unprotected UV exposure and ensure that everybody understands that wearing sunglasses or other eyewear that offers UV protection is the best way to shield and protect the ...

Every day we are exposed to UV radiation from the sun.  “UV Been Missing Something” is a campaign developed by The Vision Council to encourage the regular use of UV protection for your eyes.  According to their website, the goal of the campaign is to educate the public about the harmful effects of unprotected UV exposure and ensure that everybody understands that wearing sunglasses or other eyewear that offers UV protection is the best way to shield and protect the eyes from the sun.

The website holds a plethra of information and tips on protecting your eyes.  The tools section contains an app for your iPhone or iPod Touch called PackLists.  With this app you can create a quick list of the number of clothes and items you’ll need to take with you on a business trip or vacation to anywhere in the world.  But it’s not all fun and games!  There is a subtle educational component so that users can learn about the importance of protecting their eyes from harmful UV rays.

Dr. Tavel and his board certified associates are here to help educate you on the importance of protecting and preserving your vision. Schedule an appointment with your Indiana eye doctor today!

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