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    Eye Banks In India: According to the response to an RTI application filed by Madhya Pradesh-based activist Chandra Shekhar Gaur, there are a total of 320 functional eye banks in the country.

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    Blindness is an important cause and the effect of poverty. To ensure that no one needlessly goes blind, we ought to make eye health a priority. Globally, at least one billion people have a vision impairment that could have been prevented or has yet to be addressed.

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    Health care: A low-glycemic diet may prevent age-related eye disease

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    Eating low-glycemic foods such as starches found in whole grains, legumes, lentils, chickpeas, vegetables, leafy greens, may help prevent the development of age-related eye disease that causes vision loss.

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    Indian-Americans raise USD 75,000 for eye hospital in Bihar

    India | July 05, 2015 12:01 IST

    Washington: Indian-Americans have raised USD 75,000 at a recent fund raiser in California to build a state-of-the-art 200-bed super speciality eye-hospital in Bihar.The Shankara Eye Foundation and the Bihar Foundation USA have pledged to raise

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    Top 10 eye care hospitals in India

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    New Delhi: India is fast emerging as a global superpower. But in this very India, lies another India that's bereft of all the benefits of globalization.Every year thousands of people suffer from eye-related problems which

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    Orbis Flying Eye Hospital lands in Kolkata

    India | September 09, 2013 16:13 IST

    Kolkata: The Orbis Flying Eye Hospital, located on board a DC-10 jet aircraft, was opened here today for providing free medical treatment to local eye patients till September 22.The facility was inaugurated at the airport