Tag: eye safety

Small doesn’t mean safe when it comes to fireworks eye safety

As families get ready for a special 4th of July to celebrate our nation’s birthday, it is important to enjoy fireworks safely. Eye injuries...

UofL physician: Fireworks may be fun, but don’t let them be...

A trip to the emergency room is no way to celebrate Independence Day. Every year, Sidharth Puri, MD, a resident physician with the University of...

UofL physicians: Use those special glasses during the eclipse

It may be tempting to take a peek at the August 21 eclipse without eye protection. After all, we are told it’s a once-in-a-lifetime...

Keep an eye on fireworks safety with tips from UofL physician

Fireworks can be a fun way to celebrate Independence Day, but too often celebrations end with injuries or a trip to the emergency room....