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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.

October 18, 2018
Woman having a vision test done by an eye doctor to test for vision changes.

What is an OCT and What Does it Do?

OCT stands for Optical Coherence Tomography. Put most simply, the OCT takes pictures of the back of your eye. Why is this important? The OCT helps […]
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 […]
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 […]
March 12, 2018
up close image of a man with red eyes

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 […]
March 5, 2018

Keeping Healthy Eyes

You only get one set of eyes, so you want to keep them healthy. Millions of people won’t ever have major problems with their eyes, but […]
February 26, 2018
Woman putting in contact lenses

Considering Contact Lenses

Did you know that approximately 20% of the American population who requires vision correction wears contact lenses?  While eyeglasses may be an attractive way to accessorize […]