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News You Can Use: How your Saturday-night curry can help save someones eyesight! #nycu @SangeetaHaindl

News You Can Use: How your Saturday-night curry can help save someones eyesight! #nycu @SangeetaHaindl

Social Enterprise: Saving Eyesight In Bangladesh by Having a Curry Help is coming from a novel social enterprise source to save people's vision in Bangladesh; British diners are being asked to donate £1 towards cataract operations in Bangladesh every time they have a curry! A survey in Bangladesh in 2003 revealed that 750,000 adults and 40,000 children were blind, 80% of whom were affected by easily treatable cataracts. The backlog of cases is set to continue rising with 150,000 new cases each year, due to poverty, and lack of education, free services and trained ophthalmologists in rural areas. Vision Bangladesh , a scheme run by the charity Sightsavers and by Brac , a non-governmental organisation, are working hard to turn these dreadful statistics around. Together they want to raise £1m ($1,582, 278) to wipe out 80% of blindness in Bangladesh's region of Sylhet. Under t...

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