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Keep up-to-date on the latest vision-related news and eye care events in Peepers Optical. The items are displayed by year and month. To view older entries use the links in the box below to select the year and month you would like.

August 22, 2019
Up close picture of a woman's eye looking at the camera

Eye Anatomy and How They’re Constructed

  Our eyes play a central role in vision, allowing us to see colors, shapes and images. However, our eyes are complex and made up of […]
August 15, 2019
Female staring at camera with a focus on her eye

Protect Yourself From Cataracts

  As we age, our eyes become vulnerable to disease, like cataracts. Cataracts typically affect the elderly but can be experienced by anyone, especially those who […]
August 1, 2019
Young woman smiling and wearing sunglasses.

Tips For Taking Care of Your Eyes

    Most people agree that out of the five senses, vision would be the most difficult to lose. Our eyes perform complex functions to provide […]
June 5, 2019

Get Out and “See” the Sights this Summer

Summertime is right around the corner, which means children and adults everywhere are getting ready for swimming and fun outdoors. June and July are the most […]
May 3, 2019

Healthy Vision Month: What Can You Do?

May is Healthy Vision Month, or a time to take more notice of your eye health. Having healthy eyes is something many people think about only […]
April 3, 2019
A mixed-race woman that is looking at the camera. The photo has a milky effect added to it and there is a light pink background behind the woman.

Women’s Eye Health and Safety Month

  Prevent Blindness America raises awareness each year for Women’s Eye Health and Safety Month. 2/3rds of all Americans that are blind consist of women. Eye […]
March 12, 2019
A female eye doctor that is in an office in front of a bookshelf. She is holding up an eye chart.

How Your Vision Works

Ever wonder how you see objects in color? How about your ability to see distant objects clearly? There are many types of tissues and nerves that […]
February 12, 2019
An elderly man that is about to put a medicine drop in his eye for glaucoma. He is wearing a blue striped shirt.

Slow Down Your Glaucoma Progression

More than 200,000 Americans are diagnosed with glaucoma each year. This is a disease that damages the optic nerve of the eye over time, leading to […]
February 4, 2019

Love Your Eyes with These Eye Health Tips

Visiting the eye doctor is an easy way to make sure your eyes stay healthy through the years. Eye doctors can spot the smallest signs of […]