In last month’s article, I discussed what a cataract is. For those of you who may have missed the article, I will summarize. The lens in the eye acts much like a lens in a camera. It focuses images we see onto the retina that is analogous to film in a camera. When we are born, a healthy lens is clear.
The treatment, management and prevention of oral diseases in older people will improve not only the condition of the mouth, but also overall health and well-being.