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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 15, 2019

Cataracts Awareness Month: How Much Do You Know?

June is Cataracts Awareness Month. Cataracts is the leading cause of blindness and a condition that happens much more frequently with age. Over time, the lens […]
June 5, 2019

Child Vision Awareness Month: Protect Your Child’s Eyes

Summertime is right around the corner, which means children everywhere are getting ready for swimming and fun outdoors. Summer is in full swing during June, as […]
May 17, 2019

Allergies Affecting Your Eyes?

Springtime allergies are in full swing, which means your eyes may be affected by eye allergies. Not only can allergies cause you many issues with your […]
May 10, 2019

Red Eyes: Causes and Remedies

Do you find that your eyes are red or bloodshot often? What causes that redness? Daily lifestyle habits, medications, products, allergies, viruses and more can cause […]
April 18, 2019

Screen Free Week: How Devices Hurt Your Eyes

Many children, teens and adults idle away hours of time each day on electronic or digital devices, not realizing that those pieces of technology may be […]
April 11, 2019
A young brunette adult that is biking on a road and has a helmet and sunglasses on her face.

Sports and Eye Emergencies

  The American Academy of Ophthalmology reports that about 100,000 people are hurt each year in the United States by sports-related injuries. Those are only injuries […]
March 21, 2019
A view of a woman's face as she is opening up one eye to put her contacts in.

Colored Contacts Vs. Regular Contact Lenses

Thinking about changing your look with colored contacts? Regular contact lenses and colored contacts aren’t much different except for one type of lens has color tint […]
January 15, 2019
A young teen guy and girl that are in front of a ton of fruits and vegetables. They are holding up cut peppers and looking through them at the camera.

How Nutrition Can Affect Your Eye Health

Your nutrition plays a major role in how your body functions, and even how long it lasts. That is no less true with your eyes. A […]
January 9, 2019
A young adult male that is hiking in the wintertime decked out in full winter hiking gear. His gear includes sunglasses.

Reasons to Wear Your Sunglasses in the Winter

  Did you know that wearing sunglasses in the winter can actually help you have better eye health? This is especially true if you live in […]