Respecting the Autumn Sun

With the arrival of cooler weather and less daylight, many people underestimate the impact of the Autumn sunshine. That’s often because many don’t realize that “when the sun is low in the sky during Autumn months the total amount of UV radiation your … [Read more...]

Sunglasses for Runners

Most runners take every measure to find the best footwear and clothing possible to make their runs consistently comfortable and relaxed. They do so because they know this usually equates to faster and more enjoyable runs. What they don’t realize is … [Read more...]

Ultraviolet Awareness

Ultraviolet light damages eyes gradually because, unlike other cells in our bodies, the cells of the lens of the eye are never replaced. In other words, the lens cannot repair itself, and damage accumulates over a lifetime. So, exposure as a child, … [Read more...]

Safety Tips for Working Outside in Hot Weather

According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association, heat is the number one weather-related killer in the United States, taking more lives yearly than the combined efforts of floods, lightning, tornadoes and hurricanes. With thousands of … [Read more...]

Sun Safety: Special Considerations & Additional Thoughts

The article Sun Safety: What to Do Before, During & After Sun Exposure provided tips for enjoying the sun and keeping protected from its harmful rays at the same time. Today’s post provides information regarding unique situations and elements to … [Read more...]