This four-page illustrated handout educates people about cataract, which is a clouding of the lens in the eye, affecting vision. It lists risk factors for a cataract, and explains that these risks increase with age. It describes signs of a cataract, and provides tips for how to protect your vision. The document discusses eye care, recommends getting an eye exam with dilation at least every two years, discussing treatment options with the eye doctor, and surgery.
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