Cataracts form when the lens of the eye becomes cloudy and opaque. It develops with time and most commonly forms as part of the ageing process, but affects people in different ways
Cataracts develop as part of the normal aging process, and affect different people in different ways. Cataracts occur when the lens of the eye turns cloudy. As a result, the light entering the eye is scattered and causes increasingly blurred vision.
In addition to the normal ageing process, cataracts can also develop due to contributing factors such as:
Cataracts present themselves through a variety of symptoms. If you’re curious whether or not you may be developing cataracts, ask yourself the following questions:
If you answered “yes” to any of these questions, you may be beginning to develop cataracts.
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