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Eye Health: Children are more susceptible
to damage from UV rays; protection is a must

By Dr. Dawn Stratton KyForward columnist   It seems as if I was just writing about the beginning of summer and now I’m talking about back-to-school eye exams. A lot of parents are bringing their children in for those exams, which is a good time to discuss the importance of protecting eyes from ultraviolet (UV) radiation.   Up to half of a person’s lifetime exposure to UV radiation...