Proper Home Eye Protection in the Yard and Garage Can Help Prevent Eye Injuries

This Press Release Provided By: Prevent Blindness Sarah Hecker (312)363-6035 shecker@preventblindness.org Accidents with Power Tools Cause More Eye Injuries than Any Other Product CHICAGO (Sept. 24, 2014) – In 2013, more than 94,000 adults and children were treated in hospital emergency rooms in the United States for eye injuries from products. Many of these products…

Protect Your Eyes from Halloween Horrors

Protect your eyes while Trick-or Treating with the kids this Halloween. Getting costume ideas ready for a Halloween party of your own? Don’t forget to protect your eyes from a few Halloween horrors that can accompany those costumes! Every year we see reports come in about eye injuries from Halloween activities, so with Halloween right…

Sep­tem­ber is Healthy Aging Eyes Month

Sep­tem­ber is Healthy Aging Eyes Month. Car­olyn Wor­thing­ton, editor-in-chief of Healthy Aging® Mag­a­zine and exec­u­tive direc­tor of Healthy Aging® is the cre­ator of Sep­tem­ber is Healthy Aging® Month, an annual health obser­vance designed to focus national atten­tion on the pos­i­tive aspects of grow­ing older. There are over 76 mil­lion baby boomers today over 50 and…