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Cataract Causes - Cataract Information
This page contains links to eMedTV Eyes Articles containing information on subjects from Cataract Causes to Cataract Information. The information is organized alphabetically; the "Favorite Articles" contains the top articles on this page. Links in the box will take you directly to the articles; those same links are available with a short description further down the page.
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- Cataract Causes
Scientists have not yet found any cataract causes. As discussed in this eMedTV article, researchers have identified risk factors (such as smoking and diabetes) that increase a person's chance of developing a cataract.
- Cataract Cure
There is no cure for cataracts. However, as this eMedTV segment explains, getting regular eye exams, quitting smoking, and adopting a diet high in antioxidants may help to slow the progression of cataracts.
- Cataract Information
What is a cataract? This eMedTV segment features some basic information on this eye condition, including details on common symptoms and treatment options. A link to more in-depth information is also included.