Some thought provoking facts surface after KBT director’s recent Africa trip

– 80-87 percent of individuals who are blind are in developing countries.– 80-85 percent of blindness is preventable, though the number of blind caused by infections diseases is decreasing. In the developing world, cataracts are the largest cause amongst adults and hygiene of pregnant mother is the largest cause amongst new-born– 90-95 percent do not[…]