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A cataract is the clouding of the lens of the eye. Without treatment, the lens may become opaque over time, and the person may go blind. Cataracts are more likely to happen as people age, and they are not infectious.

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The most common condition related to aging is cataract. More than quarter of all Indians aged 65 and older have a cataract. A cataract is a clouding of the eye's natural lens. When the lens becomes cloudy, the light is blocked and scattered, and therefore the image that appears...Read More

Posted on : Tuesday, March 31, 2009 12:00 AM
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i'm 35 Doctor advised me to go for cataract surgery, as a tennis ball hit my eye 12 years back and also said that there is need to use glasses for short sight. now i have long sight. is there any chance to not to use glasses after surgory?
Replied on Tuesday, March 31, 2009 12:00 AM

When cataracts are removed, the type of IOL [intraocular replacement lens] your surgeon uses to replace the damaged lens will determine if you need glasses after surgery - more
Replied on Friday, December 18, 2009 12:00 AM
My eyes are suffering from the general fetures of redness at the end towards the nose and below.
Is it a symptoms of some diseases of the eye ????
Pls let me know!!
Replied on Thursday, September 15, 2011 5:16 AM
How to prevent cataract?
Replied on Wednesday, July 2, 2014 4:53 AM
How to prevent cataract? cataract?Pls, let me know!!
Replied on Thursday, March 2, 2017 3:40 AM

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