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.

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 […]
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 5, 2019
A young adult brunette woman that is having an eye exam with an ophthalmologist.

Is Your Vision Changing?

Do you find yourself struggling to read a book because it’s harder to see the words? If there are times where you find yourself less comfortable […]
February 25, 2019
A close-up view of glasses sitting on top of an open book. Directly behind is a clipped view of folded hands and a business suit.

Keeping Healthy Eyes in Your 20s and 30s

Having healthy eyes is something many people think about only after they begin to have eye health problems. However, once eye diseases and conditions start, the […]
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 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 […]
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 […]
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 […]