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What are the health effects of deteriorating ozone on humans?

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Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology

In brief: Uv rays

Ozone blocks the penetration of uv light from sunlight upon the surface of the planet.
If the ozone layer that is depleted is enlarged then more uv light will hit the surface of the earth which can increase sunlight caused skin disease, and probably will alter plants and animals.

In brief: Uv rays

Ozone blocks the penetration of uv light from sunlight upon the surface of the planet.
If the ozone layer that is depleted is enlarged then more uv light will hit the surface of the earth which can increase sunlight caused skin disease, and probably will alter plants and animals.
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