July is a great time to get outside and enjoy the sun.
You may know that it is important to wear sunglasses in the summer to protect your eyes, but do you know why? The answer has to do with exposure to the ultraviolet (UV) rays in sunlight.
Sunglasses protect your eyes from the damaging rays of the sun. The Optical Boutiques at Illinois Eye Center offer sun protection for all ages.
Your Eyes and the Sun: The sun can wreak havoc on your eyes in a number of ways. Learn how to protect them from Illinois Eye Center.
Dr. Edward Hu, comprehensive ophthalmologist, discusses the importance of sunglasses to protect your eyes from ultraviolet radiation. Read more.
Can Sunglasses Protect Your Eyes from Harmful UV Rays?
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Note: The Washington office will remain closed for renovations until Monday, Sept 18. 2023