You can’t afford to miss this fireworks cartoon

Don’t miss theĀ American Academy of Ophthalmology’s entertaining and educational cartoon about July 4th fireworks.

Fireworks Eye Injury Graphic

It’s not too early to warn those you love about the risks to their eyes if they choose to light their own fireworks. This graphic below is from the American Academy of Ophthalmology’s web site. Even sparklers can burn at 2,000 degrees Fahrenheit, about 10 times hotter than boiling water.