Tag Archives: Advantica Benefits

A Thanksgiving dinner with vision-friendly nutrients

Nutrients for your vision health are abundant in vegetables and the Thanksgiving meal invites lots of vegetable side dishes. Here’s a few that might already be on your menu or will be easy to add to it! Sweet potatoes Sweet … Continue reading

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Your vision health may be linked to your genes

When it comes to your vision, you might share more than your parents’ eye color. You could have inherited an eye disease. Just like it’s important to know your family’s medical history for heart and other diseases, it’s the same … Continue reading

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Vision health issues that can come with age and actions to take

For Healthy Aging Month, here are some of the vision health issues that can occur as we get older, followed by preventive steps and action items. Cataracts A cataract is a clouding on the lens of your eye. The cloudiness … Continue reading

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Visit the eye doctor before school starts

Before your final summer days get filled up with other back-to-school activities, schedule an appointment with your eye doctor for your kids and yourself! Comprehensive eye exams can detect underlying eye conditions and improve your children’s performance at school. You … Continue reading

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How to reduce your risk of eye injury

Keeping your eyes safe from hazards only requires a few steps. Whether going for a swim or doing chores around the house, remember to keep your eyes protected. You will reduce your risk of eye injury by 90 percent if … Continue reading

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Summer foods for healthy vision

When summer arrives, so do all the wonderful fruits and vegetables in season. For your vision health, and overall health, fruits and vegetables are, of course, the foundation. As your vision benefits provider, we put together some summer food recommendations for … Continue reading

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5 steps to healthy vision

Sight could be one of the five senses that we take for granted the most. The National Eye Institute (NIH) says more than 23 million Americans (age 18 and older) have never had an eye exam. That is why Healthy Vision Month … Continue reading

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