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Use Your Vision Insurance & FLEX Before The Year’s End

Use Your Vision Insurance & FLEX Before The Year’s End

During the holidays approaching the new year, the last thing most families are thinking about is getting themselves to their annual doctor visits. Family, school, and work obligations keep you from considering important things like health care benefits covered by your insurance.

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Gobble Up The Vision Friendly Meal

Gobble Up The Vision Friendly Meal

We know your Thanksgiving meal will satisfy your stomach… but what about your eyes? There is nothing quite like a delicious, hearty home-cooked meal to bring family and friends together. Dozens of homemade dishes to pass, funny stories to exchange, memories to share and the collective feeling of love and happiness engulf the end of the meal.rnThroughout the year, there are plenty of opportunities for winter holidays, birthday dinners, and celebratory occasions. However, Thanksgiving is the one meal that takes the cake when it comes to delicious food and amazing times spent with family.rn

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Did the Solar Eclipse Damage Your Eyes?

Did the Solar Eclipse Damage Your Eyes?

Millions of people across the country turned their eyes to the sky to view the solar eclipse on Monday, Aug. 21st. But what if you looked without a pair of those NASA-approved specks? Monday, August 21, 2017, will go down in history in the United States as the day the Great American Solar Eclipse stretched from coast to coast, leaving millions in awe as they looked directly up at the sun…

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Will Your Sunglasses Protect You From Serious Eye Disease

Will Your Sunglasses Protect You From Serious Eye Disease

With summer in full swing, the days are longer, the sun hotter, and the threat from the sun’s damaging ultraviolet rays, greater. In honor of UV Safety Month, Eye Associates and the American Academy of Ophthalmology warns that excess sun exposure can put you at risk of serious short-term and long-term eye problems. This is true for young and old, year-round. Prevention is simple. Wear sunglasses that block ultraviolet radiation. But how do you know if your sunglasses are up to the task of protecting your family’s sight?

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Women Face Higher Risk of Blindness Than Men

Women Face Higher Risk of Blindness Than Men

Studies show there is a gender gap in eye disease. Women are more likely than men to suffer from sight-threatening conditions such as age-related macular degeneration (AMD), cataracts, and glaucoma. In support of Healthy Vision Month in May, Eye Associates reminds women to make vision a top priority.

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