UV Damage to the Eye

Now that Summer is near, we should be careful about the long-term and short-term damage sunlight can do to our eyes.

  • Cataracts
  • Photokeratitis – sunburn of the cornea
  • Damage to the retina, including macular degeneration
  • Cancer of the eyelids

http://www.preventblindness.org/uv/sun_protection.html

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