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UV Rays Can Seriously Damage Your Eyes, Even In the Winter

Everyone knows that UV radiation causes skin damage.  But those same rays can cause cataracts, cancer of the eyelids, benign growths on the eye's surface, and snow blindness. Beach dwellers and skiers are at particular risk.  UV radiation reflects off surfaces such as snow, water, and white sand.  The risk of ocular damage from UV…
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