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This Halloween, It's All Fun and Games Until Someone Loses an Eye

By K. David Epley, MD

Halloween is a particularly perilous time for eye-health. Many costumes involve enhancements and alterations to the eye. One mishap can lead to frightening results. Glitter mishaps or costume contact lenses sold illegally are just a couple of the hazards that can lead to temporary and permanent blindness.

To avoid a real-life horror story, remember that eye tissue is among the most delicate in the human body. Damage to that tissue is especially difficult to reverse.

Click here to read the full article on Shoreline Area News.

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