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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.

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 […]
February 18, 2019
A young adult male that is having his eye looked at with a special eye light by an ophthalmologist. There are x-rays of his eyes in the background.

First Aid Tips for Eye Injuries

Nobody wants an injury, especially a serious one involving the eyes. It’s always best to have the right medical information when eye injuries happen. Cuts, scratches, […]
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 […]
January 23, 2019
A beautiful brunette young adult woman that is about to put a contact in her eye.

Healthy Eyes with Contacts

Contact lenses are constantly growing in popularity, and for good reason! Comfortable and convenient, they offer crystal-clear vision that doesn’t get in the way of your […]
December 17, 2018
A young blonde girl that has an eye device on her face to measure her eye prescription. She is smiling and is in front of various technology machines in an eye doctor's office.

Technology to Help Your Vision

  Technology can help make you better from illness, prevent diseases and to treat conditions you already have. There are amazing advances in eye technology that […]
December 14, 2018
An eye professional is examining a patient's eye for an eye infection.

Protecting Your Eyes from Infection

  Did you know that you could avoid certain eye problems by simply not touching your eyes? This can actually be something that is pretty hard […]
November 6, 2018
A man and a woman optometrist in white professional coats looking at each other. They are standing in front of a wall of glasses.

Vision Changes in Men and Women

  After age 40 and especially 60, eyesight can diminish and vision problems are more common. However, vision is actually different depending on if you are […]
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 […]
September 9, 2018
Young child that is covering her left eye. In the background there is an image of an eye chart that she is most likely reading.

When to Schedule Your Child’s First Eye Exam

Wondering when you should schedule your child’s first eye exam? Absent of any signs of vision problems, children should have at least one eye examination before […]