Monthly Archives: January 2013

Surprising Benefit of Broccoli

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For healthy gums, add broccoli to your grocery list.   This green veggie is an excellent source of vitamin C and a 1-cup serving provides about 50mg of calcium. Both of which have been linked to lower rates of periodontal … Continue reading

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Natural Remedy for Dry Eyes

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If you suffer from dry eyes, up your seafood intake.   Salmon, sardines, and mackerel contain omega-3 fatty acids, which the body uses to produce tears, among other things. Research suggests that people who consume higher amounts of these fats … Continue reading

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The Importance of Children’s Eye Exams

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Approximately 25 percent of all school-age children have some type of eye problem.   School vision screenings detect problems in only 20 to 30 percent of children and do not expose problems of eye-muscle coordination; eye disease, peripheral vision, or … Continue reading

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Moving on up!

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It’s moving day at the Advantica St. Louis offices! We’re moving on up; one floor that is. Our new address is: 9735 Landmark Parkway, Suite 101 St. Louis, MO 63127

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Oral Disease in Children

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The Surgeon General estimates that children with oral disease miss over 51 million hours of school each year. Do your children know the importance of a healthy smile?

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January is National Glaucoma Awareness Month

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January has been named National Glaucoma Awareness Month. While glaucoma is the leading cause of preventable blindness in the world, treatment during the early stages can control the disease and prevent future vision loss and blindness. Read more on Glaucoma … Continue reading

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