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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.

October 18, 2018
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What is an OCT and What Does it Do?

OCT stands for Optical Coherence Tomography. Put most simply, the OCT takes pictures of the back of your eye. Why is this important? The OCT helps […]
October 11, 2018
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October is Halloween Safety Month

  Did you know that a Halloween costume accessory could lead to blindness? The American Academy of Ophthalmology is warning the public against wearing costume-contact lenses […]
August 30, 2018

Supplement Your Eye Health Through Your Nutrition

What you eat can determine how healthy you are, how you feel each day and even how long you live. You want to make sure you […]
July 11, 2018
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Do You Have An Eye Emergency?

Not everyone will have an eye emergency, but everyone should know what to do in case of one. An eye emergency includes cuts and scratches to […]
July 5, 2018
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Be Conscious About Your Eye Health

When you think about getting healthier, do you ever make goals for your eye health? Even though diet and exercise are incredibly important for having a […]
June 5, 2018
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How UV Rays Damage Your Vision

The sun has lightwaves called “Ultraviolet (UV) Radiation” that can directly damage the delicate tissues of your eyes. This light is unlike other lights you see […]
May 31, 2018
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Combatting Eye Allergies

Springtime is prime time for allergies to affect millions of people. Not only can allergies cause you many problems with your sinuses, but they can affect […]
April 13, 2018
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Boost Your Vision Health

Did you know that how you live and what you eat can make a major impact on your vision health? Good nutrition is vital to maintaining […]
March 12, 2018
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Red Eyes: What Do They Mean?

Do you find that your eyes are red or bloodshot often? What causes the redness? Red eyes are common enough that there are many products and […]