eye health

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.

November 13, 2018
A woman in an eye doctor's office that is looking at a model of the eye with the doctor.

Diabetes Awareness Month: Time to Check Your Eyes

  November is diabetes awareness month. Diabetes is a chronic condition that affects overall health and how well certain organs function in the body. One such […]
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 […]
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 21, 2018
Close-up view of a man that is a bit blurry except for his eye that has glasses covering it. Photo is overlaid with an eye chart.

Eye Exams: Why You Need One from a Professional

Did you know that you should be visiting your eye doctor regularly? Many people don’t see an eye doctor unless they have an eye emergency or […]
June 14, 2018
Little boy baby playing with glasses and looking at the camera

Vision Development in Infants

  Unless you’ve had a child, you might not realize that clear vision isn’t present at birth. Just like everything else a child learns, abilities come […]
May 31, 2018
Woman that is covering her eye with a eye screen device

Why Do You Need An Eye Doctor?

Have you ever had a vision screening at work or school? These types of vision screenings happen often, but they are not the same as an […]
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 29, 2018
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What Does Your Eye Color Mean?

There are more colors of the rainbow than there are colors of eyes. Most people have eye colors in shades of green, blue, brown and hazel. […]
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 […]