Posted by: Eye Centers of Florida in Uncategorized

Cataracts Affect Most Older Adults

Cataracts Affect Most Older AdultsIn this month’s Lee Memorial Healthy News, Dr. David C. Brown explains the causes of and treatments for cataracts:

Graying hair, slower reaction times and cataracts can all be part of the aging process, but seniors are not the only age group who need their eyes checked.

“Presently we consider aging to be the most likely cause of cataracts,” says ophthalmologist David C. Brown, M.D. “This concept, however, is an oversimplification. Other factors may contribute to the condition.”

Read the full article by picking up a copy of Lee Memorial Healthy News. Healthy News is inserted into the News-Press and available at CVS locations from Port Charlotte to Marco Island. You can also view page 6 online.