August is Summer Sun Safety Month

Summer Sun Safety Month

Each year, August is observed as Summer Sun Safety Month. This month encourages you to enjoy the summer days while taking precautions to avoid overexposure to the sun’s ultraviolet rays. The UV rays that can affect skin include UVA rays and UVB rays. The dangers from UV exposure are greater during summer days … More

July is UV Safety Month – Protect Your Eyes from the Sun

July is UV Safety Month - Protect Your Eyes from the Sun

July is observed as Ultraviolet Light (UV) Safety Awareness Month to raise awareness about how important it is to protect your eyes and skin from harmful UV rays. Through its EyeSmart campaign, the American Academy of Ophthalmology reminds public of the importance of protecting their eyes from the sun’s harmful rays and urges them to shield their eyes from the sun’s harmful rays with 100% UV-blocking sunglasses and broad-brimmed hats …More