Vision problems are common among school-age kids. Refractive errors are the most common reason for vision problems among school-age children. A child may not tell you that he or she has a vision problem because they may assume the way they see is the way everyone sees.
A chemical burn occurs when a liquid or powder chemical contacts the eye. most commonly, the injury happens when a chemical splashes over the face. However, chemical burns may also result from rubbing your eyes after handling chemicals. depending on the chemical and the degree of exposure, the potential for injury ranges from temporary redness and irritation to blindness. Chemicals splashed into the eyes can also cause poisoning as they’re absorbed into the bloodstream many times more rapidly than chemicals splashed onto the skin.
Some situations demand extra protection for your eyes. That’s where safety glasses come in! Read the rest of this entry »
Even At Home Our Eyes Need Protection
There are approximately 2.5 million eye injuries in the United States each year. To Read the rest of this entry »