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Have Cataracts? Get Surgery, Woman Urges
Date:12/27/2010

this world. I didn't know I was that bad off. Things just gradually deteriorated, and you don't realize your eyesight is dim until you get this wonderful gift."

Her advice to others with cataracts? Look forward to the surgery rather than being frightened by the prospect.

"Have it done," she said. "There's no problem. It's just a gift to have this eyesight back again. I know it's scary to have someone messing with your eyes. That was my problem. But it works."

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A companion article on cataracts explains many of the myths surrounding the condition.

SOURCE: Marilyn Norred, Oklahoma City


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