How to Choose Protective Eyewear for Fall Sports

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Many pieces of sports equipment are considered essential for keeping kids safe. Helmets help prevent head injuries in football, for instance, and shin guards lessen the impact of an accidental cleat to the leg in soccer. Eyewear, however, is often not included in lists of items needed for fall sports, but it is an absoluteRead more…

Protect Your Child’s Eyes from Home Hazards

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Cold temperatures often mean that your children are spending more time playing indoors. Given the freezing weather outside, now is the time to be especially vigilant about eye safety in the home. Begin keeping your child safe from eye injuries—as well as many other injuries—by avoiding falls on the stairs. Make sure all stairwells areRead more…

Don’t Ignore Winter Eye Safety

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      When the summer approaches, parents are quick to buy sunglasses to protect their children’s eyes. But did you know that eye protection is just as important during the winter?   Because the sun sits lower in the sky during the winter, and at a different angle, harmful effects on the eyes areRead more…

Signs that Your Child Has an Eye Injury

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Children are very susceptible to sustaining eye injuries. If you’re concerned your child may have obtained an eye injury, you’ll want to know how to identify said injury and whether it is something that requires medical attention. Below, check out the list of signs, courtesy of Prevent Blindness America, that your child has sustained anRead more…