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.

August 22, 2019
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Eye Anatomy and How They’re Constructed

  Our eyes play a central role in vision, allowing us to see colors, shapes and images. However, our eyes are complex and made up of […]
August 15, 2019
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Protect Yourself From Cataracts

  As we age, our eyes become vulnerable to disease, like cataracts. Cataracts typically affect the elderly but can be experienced by anyone, especially those who […]
August 8, 2019
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What To Expect During A Contact Lens Exam

  Most of us have experienced an eye exam, but how does an examination for contact lenses work? The optometrist will measure your eyes to properly […]
August 1, 2019
Young woman smiling and wearing sunglasses.

Tips For Taking Care of Your Eyes

    Most people agree that out of the five senses, vision would be the most difficult to lose. Our eyes perform complex functions to provide […]
July 24, 2019
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Schedule Your Child’s Eye Exam Before School Starts

  Did you know that you should be visiting your eye doctor at least every 2 years for comprehensive exams? These eye visits are incredibly important […]
July 10, 2019

Can You Stop Your Vision From Growing Worse?

Has your vision seemed to grow worse lately? If you already have refractive eye errors such as nearsightedness or farsightedness, then it’s definitely possible that your […]
June 26, 2019

Fireworks Safety and Your Eyes

It’s almost the 4th of July when parties, firework shows and get-togethers will be happening almost daily. Every year, children and adults alike become blind because […]
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

Get Out and “See” the Sights this Summer

Summertime is right around the corner, which means children and adults everywhere are getting ready for swimming and fun outdoors. June and July are the most […]