What kind of damage can the sun cause in the eye?

July 27th, 2016 Most of us know that sunlight and its ultraviolet (UV) radiation are harmful to our skin and can cause cancer. Therefore, most of us are good about using sunscreen when outdoors. But did you know that the sun’s UV rays can also cause damage to your eyes? Research has shown that sunlight and UV radiation are linked to a number of conditions in the eyes, such as cataract, macula degeneration, pinguecula, pterygium, and more. For this article, …

Protecting Your Eyes From Harmful Blue Light – iOS 9.3 Can Help

March 26th, 2016 By now you’ve probably heard the term ‘blue light’ on the news or read about it in a technology article online, but did you know it can have an adverse effect on your eyes? Let’s take a look at exactly what blue light is, why it can have an adverse effect on your eyes, and what you can do to protect your eyes. To better understand its negative effect on our eyes, we should first examine what …