Taking a look at Eye Safety Month Pt 5 – darts and guns

October 24, 2011

Summers in a small town required making your own fun.

We would frequently hold lawn dart contests during barbecues with the neighbors, and when visiting my grandparents lake house, we’d line up the pop cans on a fence and try to hit them with a BB gun. Both were equal parts fun, and as it turns out, equal parts danger.

Dr. Gil Grand goes on to describe why these childhood and adult pastimes put eyesight at risk without taking the proper precautions.

 

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