Cataracts - Health Tools
This health tool will help you make wise health decisions or take action regarding cataract surgery.
Cataracts - What Increases Your Risk
Risk factors for cataracts include age, ethnicity, sex, and others.
Cataracts - Cause
Learn about cataracts and what causes them.
Cataracts - Symptoms
Not all cataracts impair vision or affect daily living. For those that do, common symptoms include: cloudy, fuzzy, foggy, or filmy vision, glare from lamps or the sun, difficulty driving at night due to glare from headlights.
Cataracts - Topic Overview
What is a cataract? A cataract is a painless, cloudy area in the lens of the eye that blocks the passage of light to the retina.
Cataracts - Treatment Overview
Cataract surgery is a common procedure. It involves removing the natural lens of the eye, which contains the cataract.
Cataracts - Medications
Learn about medications used to treat cataracts.
Cataracts - Surgery
Surgery for a cataract involves removing the natural lens of the eye that contains the cataract.