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Cataract, treatable eye condition in old people, affects children too

Photo: Marie-Claire Boyle, IAPB Photo Competition Cataract, a condition in which the lens of the eye gradually becomes opaque, resulting in blurry vision and eventually blindness, accounts for 65 percent of avoidable blindness in Nepal. According to ophthalmologists, cataract usually affects the aging and elderly population the most, but with an increase in access to […]