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VisioNews: Articles worth putting your eyes on…

HealthDay (10/24, Doheny) reported that “paintball, airsoft and BB guns” may “cause severe, sometimes life-threatening injuries in children,” according to research presented at the annual meeting of the American Academy of Pediatrics. Many of these injuries are “eye-related.” In fact, the study of 288 kids revealed that “seven...had an eye injury so severe surgeons had to remove the eye, the researchers reported.” Experts recommend that children playing with non-powder guns wear goggles and be supervised closely by parents.