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What You Need to Know About Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is a condition that about 2,000,00 Americans aged 50 years and older are diagnosed with. It happens when aging causes damage to the macula, the part of the eye that controls sharp, straight-ahead vision. Although AMD is a common condition, it can significantly affect the quality of life of people who have the condition. Although AMD doesn’t...

Don’t Take the Risk: Why A Medicare Supplement Plan Is Important

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What’s the riskiest thing you’ve ever done? Maybe you got up to crazy antics when you were still in high school, maybe you became a weekend warrior after you started working, maybe you even invested in a new business venture in your 40s. But what if the riskiest thing you’ve ever done is enroll in Medicare with no supplemental insurance? All it could take is one illness, one accident, or one trip...

When Should I Call an Ambulance?

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There’s a good chance that at some point you or someone close to you will have a medical emergency. Times like these can be emotional and stressful, but it’s important you remain focused and calm. Knowing when you should call an ambulance can make all the difference. You should call for an ambulance if: The person’s condition appears life-threatening or could worsen and become life-threatening...

5 Surprising Things Dentists Say Are Bad for Your Teeth

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You already know that candy and sugary soda are bad for your teeth. There are also other less obvious foods and drinks that can harm your oral health. Whether you choose to avoid them entirely or reduce your consumption to help protect your teeth, here are five foods and drinks dentists tell their patients to try to limit. ICE Putting ice in your drink is refreshing but biting and chewing on...

Helping Your Family Through the Most Difficult Time: The Importance of Whole Life Insurance

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Planning for the future is always important. But there might be no more important time to prepare for than when you’re no longer here. A Whole Life insurance policy will help provide a foundation for your family after you’re gone. Many people remember how difficult it was to arrange for their own parents’ funerals. Feeling the stress about the costs when all they wanted to do was be with their...

Make Every Adventure Affordable With Discounts From AMBA Passport

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AMBA Passport has been reimagined to include new and enhanced benefits. We have exclusive savings at over 2,500 merchants, including premium travel discounts and a wide variety of local and national merchant discounts. There are so many ways AMBA Passport can help you elevate every step, every stop, every stay. Want to upgrade your home? We have great discounts for you. For instance, take...

Overcome Your Fear of Going to the Dentist

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Many of us never overcome the fear of going to the dentist. It’s no wonder: even a routine cleaning requires patients to sit for long periods as hygienists and the dentist poke at and examine patients’ mouths. Add to that, there is also the fear of getting the news that a dental procedure is necessary. Despite the recommendation to have a checkup every six months, some people will avoid the...

Eye-Opening Facts About Driving Safely and Your Vision

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You probably already know the expression “keep your eyes on the road”. But many of us take for granted how important it is. Did you know that 90% of the information needed to drive safely comes through our eyes? Strong vision keeps you, your passengers, and others on the road safe. Taking your eyes off the road even briefly, such as texting while driving, changing the radio station, turning your...

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