Tag: children’s sports safety

Spring Sports Safety Tips

We already looked at the importance of children’s eye safety in spring sports in a previous post, but protecting eyes is just one part of keeping kids safe at practice and during games. There are a number of other safety tips that parents, especially those who volunteer as coaches, should keep in mind to ensure…

Preventing Children’s Eye Injuries When at Play

Many children's eye injuries happen while at play because children are playing with potentially hazardous objects or in potentially dangerous areas. These accidents that occur while children are at play are extremely preventable. Courtesy of Prevent Blindness America, here are a few excellent tips on how to keep your children from injuring their eyes while…

Cross Country Skiing, Fun for the Entire Family

[caption id="attachment_382" align="alignright" width="240" caption="Real Kids Shades Xreme Elements"][/caption] Thinking about taking a cross country skiing trip? Go ahead and take your kids with you. Cross country skiing has been a growing trend for winter family vacation for many years. It is such a popular option for families because it is easy to learn after…

Children’s Sports Eye Safety

As we enter the final week of Children's Eye Healthy and Safety Month we want to leave you with some helpful tips regarding you child's eye safety while playing sports. It's important to remember eye safety during physical activity because eye injuries are the leading source of blindness in school-aged children, with the majority of…