Tag: eye safety for children

Sunburned Eyes Are a Year-Round Concern

As winter rolls around, many parents become less diligent about making sure their children wear sunglasses, believing they're out of danger from damaging UV rays until summer comes around. However, failing to wear sunglasses with 100 percent UV protection puts your children at risk for sunburn of the eyes, no matter what time of the year it is. [caption id="attachment_8221"…

Tips for Selecting Sunglasses from the Skin Cancer Foundation

When it comes to selecting sunglasses for your children take time to do a little research before you purchase. It may be tempting to purchase glasses based on their looks, but protecting your children's eyes is serious business. Here are some smart tips for selecting children and infant sunglasses from the Skin Cancer Foundation:  …