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# eye-conditions - Wednesday 4 December, 2013

Column: Why are over two thirds of blind people in the world women?
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Column: Why are over two thirds of blind people in the world women?

Dec 4th 2013, 7:00 AM 432 Views 46 Comments

It’s unimaginable to many in the developed world that a person could be last in line for medical care and education simply because of gender – but for millions of women this is the stark reality, writes Michael Marren.