Watsons aims to help 400 children with cleft lip and cleft palate through its medical missions in Dumaguete, Iloilo, and Tacloban.

In the Philippines, an estimated number of 4,500 children are born every year with cleft lip and cleft palate. 

According to Operation Smile, an international medical service organization that has provided hundreds of thousands of free surgeries for children and young adults born with the condition, nine in 10 children born with it could die due to lack of access to safe surgery.

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