Understanding Cataracts and Cataract Surgery

Understanding Cataracts and Cataract Surgery Everyone is born with a natural lens. As we age, the natural lens will become cloudy, which is called a cataract. Cataracts may also be present at birth or develop as the result of an eye injury. However, cataract surgery...

Protecting Your Eyes Against Ultraviolet Rays

Protecting Your Eyes Against Ultraviolet Rays Ultraviolet (UV) rays can cause damage to your eyes as well as increase your risk of cataracts and certain cancers of the eyes and eyelids.  Those at higher risk of the dangers of UV damage are Caucasians. Traits of...