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Better Sleep Makes Better Boaters

Better Sleep Makes Better Boaters

January 1, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

Imagine you’re out with a friend who’s had a few drinks. If he says to you, “Hey, let’s take the boat out!” you’d decline the offer.  What would your answer be, however, if that same friend was sober but had gotten very little sleep the night before? Many people think that their cognitive abilities remain […]

Beautiful Boating

Beautiful Boating

July 1, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

. Ahhh, a day out on the water!  Cool breezes across the boat, good friends gathered together, and maybe a swim over the side.  That’s all that should be on your mind, but instead, you’re fretting as you practically feel your hair frizz and annoyed that it keeps sticking to the sunscreen on your face. […]

Eye, Eye Boaters!

Eye, Eye Boaters!

June 1, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

. Good vision is very important to boaters. Did you know that the eye care choices we make out on the water can vastly affect our vision health? Water sports enthusiasts are naturally in the sun more often.  In addition to the high solar radiation from the water, fiberglass surfaces are highly reflective.  The eye’s […]

Color Affects Sun Protection

Color Affects Sun Protection

May 1, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

Did you know that sunscreen is only one of multiple ways you can protect your skin from the sun, and that the color of your clothing can actually be a factor in how much sun exposure you’re getting?  As skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in the U.S., boaters and others who […]