Archive for March, 2018

Can Cataracts Be Prevented?

Saturday, March 17th, 2018

Cataracts are a clouding of the eye’s natural lens and one of the leading causes of vision loss in Americans. The normal aging process is to blame for most cataracts; other causes include chronic diseases, certain medications (e.g., steroids) and eye injuries.

Although there is no way to completely avoid age-related cataracts, eye experts believe there are certain things that can delay their development. Below, the team at Bochner Eye Institute shares our best tips to safeguard your eye health and possibly delay the development of cataracts. (more…)