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It’s important to protect children’s eyes from UVA, UVB

Galveston County Daily News, May 8, 2013

In this week’s Keeping Kids Healthy column by UTMB Drs. Sally Robinson and Keith Bly: The American Optometric Association has found that the lenses of young eyes are more transparent than that of adults risking retinal exposure to a greater degree of short wavelength light. UV exposure can occur with reflections off water, sand and pavement and can be dangerous.


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