Eyes Red After A Good Swim? It’s Not Chlorine!


Do your eyes turn red after a good swim in the swimming pool? Well don’t blame it on chlorine because the real cause is going to make you cringe. The annual healthy swimming report from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), state that swimmers urine mixed with other chemicals causes your eyes to get red […]

Red-eyed after a dip in the pool? CDC says it’s Urine, not Chlorine!


If you love swimming, then beware…you might be swimming in more than just plain chlorine water out there. If you’d ever had to deal with irritated, red eyes in the pool know that it has little to do with chlorine. The true cause is nitrogen in urine binding to chlorine to form chloramine—a derivative of […]