Who is at risk for cataracts?

The risk of cataract increases as we age. Other risk factors for cataract include:
  • Certain diseases (i.e, diabetes);
  • Personal behaviour (such as smoking or overconsumption of alcohol);
  • The environment (such as a prolonged exposure to ultraviolet sunlight).

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