Glaucoma is the most common cause of irreversible blindness in the world. It’s estimated that by 2040 there will be about 112 million people in the world with glaucoma – mostly in Africa and Asia. The best that medical science can do at present is identify it early and slow or halt its progression. Read […]
This issue of Quest focuses on early warning systems (EWS), which are designed to reduce the risk to life, livelihoods and health during disasters and other extreme events.