Most people, when they think of air pollution, think only of impacts on the lungs. Although this is extremely important, it is vital to understand that air pollution can affect many organs and systems of the body. NAPE’s educational program can be used by physicians, other health professionals, environmental organizations, and the general to inform themselves and others on this extremely important issue.
Use the UV Index to Stay Safe in the Sun
Do you know how to avoid overexposure to the sun? This EPA website explains how to use the UV Index to know when to wear sunscreen and sunglasses and stay indoors.