hazards of outdoor recreation

  • Oh Fuck, Your Eyes Can Get Sunburned

    Oh Fuck, Your Eyes Can Get Sunburned

    The sun can wreak havoc on a lot of things, from your car to your skin. Did you know that even your eyes are susceptible to damage from UV rays? They are. We don’t usually call that “an eye sunburn,” though; we call it photokeratitis. But it’s effectively the same thing, and it’s bad news.…


  • Stop Popping Your Sunburn Blisters

    Stop Popping Your Sunburn Blisters

    Severe sunburns come with a variety of symptoms and issues, from nausea to bright red skin — they can even require medical intervention. They can also come with blisters, which require their own care and treatment. Caring for sunburn blisters is tricky, though. They can be numerous, painful, and fragile. Here’s how to treat them…