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Daily Statin Might Raise Your Risk for Cataracts: Study December 05, 2014

But benefits of cholesterol-lowering drugs outweigh risks, experts say

Vitamin E, Selenium Supplements Don't Seem to Prevent Cataracts September 18, 2014

Nutrients also have little effect on rates of cataract removal, study involving men over 50 finds

Could Time Spent Outdoors Raise Cataract, Glaucoma Risk? September 04, 2014

Sunlight reflected up into the eyes may boost odds for a condition that could harm vision, study finds

Cataract Surgery a Plus for Someone With Dementia, Study Says July 14, 2014

Besides better vision, patients and caregivers report improved quality of life

Blindness Rates Dropping Worldwide, Study Finds March 25, 2014

But more could be done to improve vision loss, researchers say

Color Vision Tends to Fade With Age: Study March 18, 2014

But seniors' lives aren't really affected, and certain treatments can reverse condition, experts say

Sealant Gel Approved for Eye Surgery January 10, 2014

An additional option after cataract operation

Quitting Smoking May Cut Cataract Risk January 02, 2014

Chances of the vision problem declined over 20-year period for those who quit, study found

More Americans Getting Cataract Surgery October 11, 2013

Study finds baby boomers having the procedure at earlier age

Selecting Sunglasses for Healthy Eyes October 05, 2013

Tips for protecting your vision and skin

Statins Linked to Raised Risk of Cataracts in Study September 19, 2013

But heart benefits of these drugs are significant, expert says

Cataract Surgery Tied to Lower Death Risk for Patients With Vision Loss September 06, 2013

Reasons for association aren't clear, study author says

Rare Eye Disease Leaves People Without an Iris August 01, 2013

Aniridia, a genetic disorder, can cause blindness as well as metabolic illnesses, experts say

'Micro-Stents' May Hold Potential to Treat Glaucoma November 13, 2012

Devices appear to reduce pressure in the eye, studies find

Cataract Patients Relax to a Soothing Beat, Study Says November 12, 2012

Audio therapy may reduce anxiety during this common procedure

Statin Use Tied to Possible Boost in Cataract Risk August 24, 2012

But link isn't proven and patients shouldn't stop taking cholesterol-lowering drugs, researchers say

Cataract Surgery May Cut Risk of Hip Fracture July 31, 2012

Study found seniors who had procedure were less likely to have fall-related breaks

Older Americans See Better Today, Study Finds July 20, 2012

Improved cataract surgery techniques, less smoking may be reasons why

Glaucoma Stent Approved June 25, 2012

Along with cataract surgery, helps reduce pressure inside eye