100 Acts of Kindness: Cataract care

As we age, many of us require cataract surgery to improve our vision.

A reader reports that she was going to have cataract surgery soon, but needed more money to make it happen. Her way to make extra money was to give plasma at the Bio Life Plasma Center, where they pay you for plasma. They also had a special promotion that if you invited a friend to give plasma, and they gave twice, you could earn $50.

DR. HESSLER: Enjoy improved vision with cataract surgery

By Dr. Ronald Hessler

Has your world started to look blurry, hazy or less colorful lately? If so, you may have cataracts, an eye condition that affects more than 24.4 million Americans.