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Cataract Surgery is Possible for Most People Who've Had LASIK

Cataract Surgery is Possible for Most People Who've Had LASIK December 16, 2011 Dear Mayo Clinic: Is it true that I cannot have cataract surgery because I once had LASIK? I am only 57 and am worried about losing my eyesight. Answer: No, that's not true. Successful cataract surgery is [...]

Created by Shawn Bishop

Mayo Clinic: Cataract Surgeries on the Rise as Boomers Age, Raising Access, Cost Issues

Study also finds people getting procedure at younger ages, more having both eyes repaired ROCHESTER, Minn. — Oct. 9, 2013  — As baby boomers enter their retirement years, health care costs for complex and debilitating conditions such as Alzheimer's disease are expected to soar. Not drawing as much attention is the likelihood of [...]

Created by Sharon Theimer