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.

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 […]
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 […]
January 2, 2019

Better Eye Health in 2019

Want to have better eye health this year? You can! Everyone can achieve better eye health with the right changes with daily habits, lifestyle, nutrition and […]
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 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 […]