Workshop to combat blindness [Archives:2004/771/Local News]

September 9 2004

The national workshop for combating blindness, started on Monday 6th September 2004. The workshop aims at limiting the phenomenon of blindness, as well as training a number of ophthalmologists all over the Republic.
Infection problems cause many eye diseases, from which a large number of Yemenis suffer. The workshop will also attempt to discover the causes and factors that facilitate infections and determining proper strategies to end such illnesses.