Eradicating river blindness in Guatemala scratches the surface of a global problem

The eradication of onchocerciasis – otherwise known as river blindness – in Guatemala is a tremendous achievement, but only scratches the surface of the effort to eradicate the neglected tropical disease worldwide. Guatemala is one of six countries in the Americas that have been affected by the disease. Once the most endemic country in the Americas, Guatemala … Continue reading Eradicating river blindness in Guatemala scratches the surface of a global problem