- 46 percent of adults only wear sunglasses when it's sunny.
- 35 percent of sunglass wearers did not know if their sunglasses provided UV protection.
- 49 percent of Americans didn't know that prolonged UV exposure can accelerate cataract growth.
Monday, May 26, 2014
Almost Half of Americans Don't See the Dangers of UV
The Vision Council's 2014 Sun Protection Survey. After interviewing more than 10,000 adults in 10 cities, the council found the following: