Category Archives: Safety

How to Celebrate New Year’s Eve Safely and Still Have Fun

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New Year’s Eve is a time for celebrating, and for many people, this means drinking alcohol with family and friends. Unfortunately, all of those celebrations lead to more trips to the hospital for alcohol-related injuries and illnesses (such as alcohol poisoning) and more alcohol-related traffic accidents. In fact, according to…

How to Prevent Eye Injuries and Protect Your Vision

Did you know poorer vision increases your risk for an eye injury? Since it’s Eye Injury Prevention Month (sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology) and Home Eye Safety Month (sponsored by Prevent Blindness), it’s the perfect time to talk about how to protect yourself from common eye injuries that…