Healthy Living for Healthy Eyes

As you may already know, June is National Cataract Awareness Month. The importance of this month is to spread awareness and information about cataracts to the public in the hopes to save many people’s eyesight. Cataracts are extremely common because they are typically a natural result of aging as the proteins in the eye begin to breakdown…

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Cataract Diagnosis and Treatment

Our goal during Cataract Awareness Month (a.k.a. June) is to increase the public’s awareness, knowledge, and understanding of cataracts. This includes the causes, symptoms, risk factors, diagnosis, and treatment of cataracts. That being said, you may be wondering how your eye doctor can even go about diagnosing a cataract and what surgery is like, or…

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Cloudy Eyes

It’s June, which means it’s Cataract Awareness Month! Cataracts are one of the leading causes of blindness in the United States. If you have a cataract, your eye’s natural lens has become cloudy. The natural lens should be clear as it refracts (bends) light rays that come into the eye to help us see, but…

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