Cataract Awareness Month: Risk Factors and How to Prevent Blindness

  What is a Cataract? Cataract affects more than twenty-five million Americans and is the primary cause of blindness, at 42% of all cases worldwide, according to PreventBlindness.org.  This is an alarming statistic.  A cataract is a cloudiness that develops in the eye’s lens, which is usually clear and is …