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Fireworks Injuries Infographic

06/12/2014   03:00:00 PM

June is Fireworks Eye Safety Month

Fireworks can endanger your eyes and health. Read this infographic for statistics on fireworks injuries, and follow our safety tips to keep Independence Day fun and injury-free. 

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Fireworks Injuries Infographic, from the American Academy of Ophthalmology, 2014 

About the American Academy of Ophthalmology
The American Academy of Ophthalmology, headquartered in San Francisco, is the world's largest association of eye physicians and surgeons — Eye M.D.s — with more than 32,000 members worldwide. Eye health care is provided by the three "O's" – ophthalmologists, optometrists, and opticians. It is the ophthalmologist, or Eye M.D., who has the education and training to treat it all: eye diseases, infections and injuries, and perform eye surgery. For more information, visit www.aao.org

 

 

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