April 23, 2012, 8:17 am
By The Carter Center
Use becomes more rare as Center, partners make major strides against the disease.
The wishbone-like tweezers, folded from pieces of tin cans, look like a charm or pendant, but have a gruesome purpose. In a desperate measure to find relief from the agony of advanced-stage trachoma — during which a person’s eyelashes turn inward, scraping the cornea with every excruciating …