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2011-01-10 15:41:55

Bottle rockets can cause significant eye injuries in children, often leading to permanent loss of vision.

2010-12-07 23:01:00

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Dec. 8, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Each day nearly 2,000 American workers suffer from avoidable workplace eye injuries that require medical treatment. Despite the risk of eye injury, many workers bypass appropriate precautions to protect their eyes.

2010-09-27 06:52:00

Capuano is long-time supporter of Vision and Brain Injury Research BOSTON, Sept.

2010-04-06 08:19:17

Study shows therapeutic swings for autism-spectrum disorder patients pose danger.

2009-08-31 12:34:46

One in five at-home eye injuries were due to home repair or power tools -- most often in the yard or garden, U.S. researchers found.

2009-08-26 10:00:00

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Sports-related eye injuries are a leading cause of blindness in school-age children, and if a young player receives a hard blow to the eye, they should be examined, even if there is no bleeding or pain.

2009-05-29 18:16:00

WASHINGTON, May 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Phoenix Suns forward Amar'e Stoudemire shared his personal experience with a season-ending sports-related eye injury at The Vision Council's Vision Summit in Washington, DC.

2009-05-21 18:16:00

Texas' ophthalmologists recommend ten simple steps to reduce your chance of vision loss WAXAHACHIE, Texas, May 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- More than 20 million Americans suffer from severe vision loss.


Word of the Day
fleuron
  • an ornament or knob in the shape of a flower
  • In architecture, a floral ornament; specifically, the large conventional flower usually placed in the center of the abacus of a Corinthian capital or classic ceiling-caisson; also, the floreated termination of a Gothic finial.
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