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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.

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 […]
December 28, 2018

Screen Time: How Is It Affecting Your Eyes?

According to recent studies, the world is becoming more nearsighted as the years go by. Currently, about 42% of people in the United States have nearsightedness, […]
October 18, 2018
Woman having a vision test done by an eye doctor to test for vision changes.

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
A photo that is a collage of about 8 different people in Halloween costumes looking at the camera with various facial expressions.

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 […]