Category Archives: vision health

How to find an eye doctor

A great way to recognize Healthy Vision Month and to ensure your own healthy vision is to schedule a comprehensive eye exam with an Advantica vision provider. We have a provider search tool to help you find an eye doctor. … Continue reading

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Protect your eyes during allergy season

Allergy season can bring about some uncomfortable symptoms, especially for your eyes. As your vision benefits provider, we want to make sure you protect your eyes this season. Here are 6 tips to get you started: Avoid exposure Try to … Continue reading

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What to expect during an eye exam

Even if you don’t detect any problems with your vision, eye exams can identify potential problems and serious threats, like glaucoma and cataracts. Maybe you’ve never been to the eye doctor, or maybe it’s been awhile since you last had … Continue reading

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Follow the Rainbow to Healthy Eyes and a Healthy Smile

            Colorful fruits and vegetables can lead you to good dental and vision health. This St. Patrick’s Day, follow the rainbow to these healthy choices. Red: Strawberries provide a great source of vitamin C, which … Continue reading

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How Alcohol Affects Your Vision

If you’re celebrating on March 17, you may experience blurry or double vision, bloodshot eyes, and sensitivity to light. How is alcohol causing these eye-related symptoms? An occasional drink will not result in lasting damage to your eyes, but according … Continue reading

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Party Snacks for Your Vision and Dental Health

If you’re hosting an awards show party or throwing a game-day bash, try these foods for healthy teeth and eyes. Reconsider the trend and try something new Rosé, champagne and prosecco may be a trendy choice and a fun idea … Continue reading

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Sugar and Your Eyes

Last week we talked about how sugar affects your teeth, which is probably commonly considered. Candy, soda and other sweets often trigger fears of cavities. But what’s less likely to be considered is how sugar can be harmful to your … Continue reading

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