As the leading cause of blindness around the world, it makes sense to dedicate an entire month to raising awareness and dedication to cataracts. This June, we explore a few important facts about cataracts, including what they are, what may cause them, and what your options for are preserving your eyesight if they develop. If you already have cataracts or are worried that you might develop them, then be sure to stick to a regular schedule of eye exams and follow your optometrist’s recommendations.