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Transcript of Cataract Awareness
June is CataractAwareness Month
Cataract is a clouding of the eye lens that blocks or changes lights passage into the eye. Its very common and occurs with age.
Cataract generally does not cause pain, redness, or tearing.
OVER 24 MILLION AMERICANS over AGE 40 have cataract, and it is the leading
CAUSE OF BLINDNESS.
Vision loss due to cataract can be restored! Cataract surgery is one of the most commonly performed across the US, with a 95% success rate.