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It will compliment the plan below to give free medical services to rural areas where doctors services are unavailable, therefore the poorest filipino families never get to afford medical attention. The main cause of blindness (62%) in the Philippines are Cataracts (2.4 M people) A Survey of Blindness in 2001 determined that 62 percent of all blindness in the Philippines is caused by cataracts, placing this condition as one of the immediate health concerns in the country since it is reversible & treatable. Blindness due to cataract in both eyes afflicts 400,000 Filipinos and this cataract backlog is multiplied by 6 (2.4 million) if less severe degrees of blindness (e.g.: one eye affected) are considered. As there is no unemployment benefits - no work, no pay, the whole family may suffer tremendous hardships.