Researchers Examine How Diet, Medications Affect Cataract Development

Researchers Examine How Diet, Medications Affect Cataract DevelopmentĀ Health Day (6/4/10) reported that according to two published studies a healthy diet helps guard against cataract formation (hazing of the natural crystalline lens of the eye). They also found that some medications affect sensitivity to the sun (antidepressants, diuretics, antibiotics and Naproxen (pain reliever) as well as increase the risk of age related cataracts.