Mexico eliminate disease that leads to blindness

NBC – In a significant public health victory, Mexico has succeeded in eliminating a disease which is the leading cause of blindness worldwide. Mexico is the first country in the Americas to eliminate trachoma as a public health issue. The disease, caused by a bacteria, affects the eye and repeated infections can lead to scarring and loss of vision.

http://www.nbcnews.com/news/latino/mexico-eliminates-disease-which-leading-cause-blindness-n750306

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