Alcohol and Your Eyes
Did you know that alcohol relaxes the eye muscles? This results in confusing messages from our eyes about how far away things are or even where the horizon is. This is why people who have been drinking may have a hard time reaching for things and can end up spilling and stumbling. Now imagine taking contact lenses out in that condition. That’s assuming you even remember to take them out. Cleaning them and putting them away hygienically can be very difficult when your brain and eyes are not communicating properly.
Important tips to remember to protect children’s eyes around the home:
Certain sporting activities can also pose a high risk to your eyes. Each year thousands of eye injuries could be prevented if more people wore appropriate protective eyewear while participating in sporting activities.