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Al Nahdha Marks World Sight Day

Al Nahdha Marks World Sight Day

Al Nahdha Marks World Sight Day

30/10/2016

The Ministry of Health (MOH) represented by Al Nahdha Hospital organized today Sunday an educational event to mark World Sight Day under the theme ‘Stronger Together’.

The event included educational exhibition that comprised of sight checkups corner and health education corner on eye care.

Moreover, awareness lectures were conducted on eye diseases at the hospital’s Higher Studies Center presented by specialists from MOH and the National Diabetes & Endocrine Center.  

It is worth to mention that approximately 285 million people worldwide live with low vision and blindness and that an estimated 19 million children are visually impaired.

 



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