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Preventive health can mean a lot of different things to different people. Many would likely list eating healthy, exercise, and an annual wellness exam as preventive health behaviors we should adopt. And they are right. However, the health of our mouth and eyes is just as important.

The connection between oral health and eye care to overall employee wellness is of increasing interest to employers and employees. As a result, one trend that is becoming prevalent is the inclusion of preventive services in both dental and vision products. This development underscores the need for brokers and consultants to help educate employers about dental and vision as preventive benefits. The opportunity is there. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Americans use preventive services at about half the recommended rate.

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