Vision Council Report Examines Gaps in UV Safety

ALEXANDRIA—Despite the damaging effects of ultraviolet radiation (UV) to eyes and vision, 40 percent of U.S. adults do not wear sunglasses while outdoors, according to a new report from The Vision Council titled The Big Picture: Eye Protection Is Always in Season. Ed Greene, CEO of the Vision Council and Dora Adamopoulos, OD, a member of the Better Vision Institute, the medical advisory arm to The Vision Council, sat down with VM to discuss how ECPs can educate their patients about this important topic.