Mira Healthcare Resources
Our in-house team synthesizes scientific research and translates them into easy-to-digest content for you to get educated on the latest health and healthcare information.
Mahalo Kendra - Mira Healthcare Research Intern
We are both proud and sad to say goodbye to Kendra Bean, Mira's 2022-2023 Senior Intern who worked in healthcare research & content generation.
Sliding-Scale Dental Clinics in Houston if You Don't Have Insurance
We've gathered 4 dental schools and 4 sliding-scale hygiene clinics around the Houston area. Dental schools or sliding hygiene clinics are a great option if you cannot afford traditional out-of-pocket costs, don’t want to invest in dental insurance, or want to save money.
How Much Does an Electroencephalogram (EEG) Cost Without Insurance?
The average cost for an electroencephalogram (EEG) in the United States without insurance ranges between $200 to $3000 or more. A routine EEG is less expensive, usually between $200 to $700.
How Effective is a Waterpik Water Flossers Compared to Flossing?
There are pros and cons to both traditional flossing and using a water flosser. Studies show the efficiency of both and regardless of which you choose, flossing is important to your heatlh.
How Can I Manage Dry Eyes during Allergy Season?
There are multiple strategies such as allergy eye drops, artificial tears for dry eyes, and humidifers.
Mira-Goodbill Introduces Hospital Bill Negotiation
Mira and Goodbill aims to empower patients and help them regain control over their healthcare costs. Mira members can easily access this service through the 'Hospital Bills' tile on their Mira Dashboard, which seamlessly directs them to Goodbill's platform. This new benefit is included in their Mira membership at no additional cost; they only have to pay a commission to Goodbill.
How Much Do Retainers Cost Without Insurance?
Retainers tend to cost between $100 and $1,000 without insurance. There is a significant range in the cost of retainers due to the number of arches needed, the type of retainer, durability, and your retainer provider.
How Much Does Gum Surgery Cost without Insurance?
Several types of gum surgery can be performed, with gum graft surgery being the most common. Without insurance, a gum graft can cost between $600 and $1,200 for a small area around a tooth.
An Eye for An Eye - How Mira Turns The Table on Vision Benefits
Mira is introducing a new benefit to our members, MiraVision. Members can access a $20 first-of-its-kind FDA-cleared vision acuity test, savings of at least $200 for glasses, and the ability to order contact lenses shipped directly to their homes at no additional cost. Mira's vision solutions make vision care more accessible and cost-effective.
7 Best Eye Drops for Allergies
The best overall eye drops are Alaway Antihistamine Eye Drops by Bausch + Lomb due to their prescription strength and active ingrediant, ketotifen. Other options include Pataday Once Daily Relief, Visine Allergy Eye Relief, Zaditor Antihistamine Eye Drops, Systane Ultra Lubricant Eye drops, Naphcon-A Eye Drops, and Lastacaft, which have their own benefits.
How Much Do Dental Implants Cost Without Insurance?
The average dental implant for a single tooth can cost between $3,500 to $6,700.