The Academy's EyeSmart® public information program warns of the dangers of consumer fireworks with Javonte McNair's harrowing story of vision lost in an instant.
The Academy's EyeSmart® public information program tells Leroy Muffler's retinal detachment repair success story.
Stem cell therapies are getting headlines for their potential to cure diseases, including those that affect vision. But an important message is missing: the therapies are not yet proven to be safe and effective for your eyes.
Thousands of people — many of them children — suffer eye injuries from fireworks each year in the United States. This animated video shows some of the unexpected dangers.
Read and share this infographic that highlights the risks of fireworks and ways to keep your eyes safe this Independence Day.
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Find out more about this year's allergy season.
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