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Mission wraps up with eye care for hundreds

 

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Seaside eye care: The village of Omoa in Honduras was the site of one of Dr. James Ogden's eye-care mission trip to Central America.

Dr. James Ogden continues sharing his experiences during his current optometry mission in Central America.

Sunday, March 30

Today is Sunday and this is the first time that I have had access to a computer.

On Wednesday, the FUDEM-Amigos team was at Sonsonate and our clinic was set up on the top floor of the city hall parking garage. The weather was very hot, but the big fans used to ventilate the garage were on as were some portable ones, so it wasn't so bad. About 700 patients showed up, but about 200 did not need to see the doctors since their vision was good. Others came only because they wanted some free artificial tear drops and did not want to have an exam. The other 500 or so were...



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