At least 2.2 billion people globally suffer with sight problems: WHO

At least 2.2 billion people globally suffer with sight problems: WHO


a new report shows well over two billion
people around the world are suffering with sight issues this is according to
the World Health Organization on Thursday as a raises awareness of world
sight day it says at least 2.2 billion people globally have a vision impairment
or blindness and around half of them have a vision impairment that could have
been prevented or has yet to be addressed the majority of people with
vision impairment around the world are over 50 years old income also plays a
role the w-h-o says the prevalence of distance of vision impairment in low and
middle income regions is four times higher than high-income regions

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