Tag Archives: Children

Cataract surgery improves survival in the elderly!

Correction of visual impairment by cataract surgery in Australian adults, aged 49 years and above, was found to be associated with an approximately 40 percent lower mortality rate according to a recent report. This is not the first time an … Continue reading

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August is Children’s Eye Health and Safety Month

As parents and children prepare for the start of a new school year, it may be worthwhile including an eye exam for the children in the to-do list. Since about 80% of early learning is visual, early identification and treatment … Continue reading

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Preventing eye injuries during the festive season

Eye injuries are known to increase during the Christmas and New Year season. The following tips could help reduce the risk of eye injuries to you and your loved ones: 1. Leave fireworks to professionals 2. Keep a good distance … Continue reading

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Magrabi ICO Cameroon Eye Institute presented to the public during “PROMOTE 2011”!

Magrabi ICO Cameroon Eye Institute participated in the 4th International Exhibition for Enterprises, SMEs and Partnerships of Yaounde “PROMOTE 2011”, from 3rd – 11 December 2011.  It was an opportunity, for the Africa Eye Foundation to present the institute to Cameroonians. … Continue reading

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