June is:

Cataract Awareness Month:

  • Catarcts are the leading cause of vision loss in the U.S..

  • Cataracts are a gradual clouding of the natural lens that is inside your eye.

  • Cataracts allow less light to pass through the eye and distort your vision.

  • Surgery can be performed to treat this.

  • Symptoms include:  blurred vision, decreaesd vision at night, "halos" around lights and needing more light to read.