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What Diseases Can Your Eyes Predict?

2017-10-18T18:45:17+00:00

In poetic writing, you will find authors often say things like “her eyes told the story” or “his eyes said it all.” It’s a beautiful picture. We can all relate to a look that seems to speak sentences. What if we told you that your eyes tell the story of your body in a more literal sense too – in a life-saving sort of way? When you go see your optometrist or ophthalmologist and get a complete eye exam (more than just checking your vision and adjusting a prescription), you will be given a series of tests. Some of these tests, obviously, tell you about potential eye conditions. But some of these tests can actually predict other diseases too. Eye Disease Prediction Let’s start out with the obvious – a [...]

What Diseases Can Your Eyes Predict? 2017-10-18T18:45:17+00:00

United Eye Care Partners with iCare Health

2017-10-18T18:48:40+00:00

United Eye Care Providers to Partner with Professional Eye Care Resource Co-Operative and iCare Health Solutions CHICAGO—United Eye Care Providers (UECP) said it has agreed to enter into a partnership with Professional Eyecare Resource Co-operative (PERC) and iCare Health Solutions (iCare) in order to offer their members group purchasing power and the necessary infrastructure to attract additional payers.“Our goal was to create a working relationship with all the major carriers, build a stronger acceptance of optometrists in the medical community and expand that concept to all optometrists in Illinois,” UECP president Rick Peterson, OD said in a statement. “In order to reach that goal, our board recognized that we needed partners with and expertise in aggregating our purchasing power for sustainability and health care to meet the requirements of a [...]

United Eye Care Partners with iCare Health 2017-10-18T18:48:40+00:00