I have cataracts

I was recently diagnosed with cataracts and was told that I will need a surgical operation. However, I am afraid of an operation. Kindly let me know what else I can do to avoid the surgery. I am a 55 -year old civil servant.

Rasheed (by SMS)

 

The only cure for cataracts that are ripe is surgery. Operation for cataracts when carried out by experts is very safe and simple. It can also save your vision if carried out at the right time. However, untreated cases of cataracts can lead to irreparable damage to the eyes.

 

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