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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 10, 2019
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How To Protect Your Child’s Eyes

  While we are all susceptible to eye damage caused by sun exposure, children are by far the most at-risk for harm and injury. Since kids […]
August 15, 2019
Female staring at camera with a focus on her eye

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 […]
April 18, 2019

Screen Free Week: How Devices Hurt Your Eyes

Many children, teens and adults idle away hours of time each day on electronic or digital devices, not realizing that those pieces of technology may be […]
December 28, 2018

Screen Time: How Is It Affecting Your Eyes?

According to recent studies, the world is becoming more nearsighted as the years go by. Currently, about 42% of people in the United States have nearsightedness, […]
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 […]
March 21, 2018
Eye doctor examining a patient's eye

Eye Emergencies: When to See a Doctor

Did you know that the American Optometric Association recommends that you have an eye exam at least every 2 years? Not enough people visit their eye […]