How to Protect Your Eyes From Halloween Makeup
Halloween costumes are notorious for heavy makeup and face paint, but did you know that costume makeup contains chemicals and additives that can be potentiallyRead More
Eye Protection at Home
90% of eye injuries can be prevented with appropriate eye protection. Many people perform their daily chores without even thinking about the risk of an eye injury. Considering 50% of all eye injuries occur at home, you may want to think about increasing your eye protection around the house.Read More
Eye Injuries: Are All Toys Safe for Children?
An estimated 11,000 toy-related eye injuries occur in the United States, each year. When purchasing toys for your children keep in mind that many toysRead More
What Is a Corneal Abrasion?
Corneal abrasions account for over 2 in every 100 eye injuries each year. What is the cornea? The cornea is the clear, outermost layer ofRead More
Unequal Pupil Sizes (Anisocoria)
Different sized pupils could indicate a serious health issue requiring urgent medical care. The pupil is the black hole in the center of the iris,Read More
What to Do for a Black Eye
What is a black eye? A black eye is medically termed a periorbital hematoma, or a collection of blood (hematoma) located in the tissues aroundRead More
8 Tips to Protect Your Child’s Vision
Visual health is crucial for all aspects of life – seeing, learning, and connecting with others. Follow these tips to protect your child’s eyes and developing vision, to give them a life-time of clear vision, good eye health and the best opportunity to succeed in school and the sports field.Read More
Children’s Eye Emergencies
What is an eye emergency? An eye emergency is any situation that poses a threat to a child’s eye health or vision. Eye injuries accountRead More