Tag: ethipoia

Tackling Trachoma

by globalhealth on Feb 2, 2014 in Homepage Featured, News
One of the words most neglected diseases, Trachoma begins as a bacterial infection in childhood. Over time it causes inflammation under the eyelid, eventually leading to a build-up of scar tissue which causes the eyelid to turn inwards, leaving the cornea vulnerable to scratches from eyelashes. In the Oromia region of...

Subscribe to Newsletter

Sign up to become a member and receive our weekly updates