Do you understand how winter weather creates hazards for the eyes? “Winter enthusiasts look forward to this time of year,” explains Carlo J. DiMarco, DO, an osteopathic ophthalmologist practicing in Erie, Pa. “They spend their days happily racing down the slopes, but they do not realize the amount of time they are exposed to intense reflected sunlight.”
In June 2012 Venus appeared as a small black dot trekking across the sun. The next time this will happen will be 2117! DO NOT look directly with your eyes at the sun,as serious & permanent vision loss (a macular hole) can result!