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    Belarus: Three hundred patients start innovative TB treatment programme
    Belarus
    Belarus: Three hundred patients start innovative TB treatment programme
    “On the tenth day of my treatment, I could tell that something was wrong with my ears,” says Maria. “The drugs were affecting my auditory nerve. Havin...
    Tuberculosis (TB)
    Access to medicines
    Infectious diseases
    Fighting tuberculosis in Papua New Guinea
    Papua New Guinea
    Fighting tuberculosis in Papua New Guinea
    In Papua New Guinea, Doctors Without Borders / Médecins Sans Frontières(MSF)is working with patients to strengthen prevention, diagnosis and treatment...
    Tuberculosis (TB)
    Infectious diseases
    Lassa fever: not only a neglected disease, but neglected patients too
    Nigeria
    Lassa fever: not only a neglected disease, but neglected patients too
    Nigeria is one of the several West African countries where lassa fever is endemic, yet very little is known about it. Even though lassa fever is a lar...
    Infectious diseases
    TB-PRACTECAL: Doctors Without Borders clinical trial finds short, effective and safe drug-resistant tuberculosis treatment
    TB-PRACTECAL: Doctors Without Borders clinical trial finds short, effective and safe drug-resistant tuberculosis treatment
    New results show a much shorter treatment regimen for drug-resistant TB is superior to current care
    Tuberculosis (TB)
    Infectious diseases
    Iraq: Tackling multidrug-resistant tuberculosis, one patient at a time
    Iraq
    Iraq: Tackling multidrug-resistant tuberculosis, one patient at a time
    In Iraq, Doctors Without Borders / Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) supports the Iraqi National Tuberculosis Institute to detect and diagnose TB and MDR...
    Tuberculosis (TB)
    Infectious diseases
    South Sudan: Two deaths from hepatitis E as result of deplorable sanitation condition in Bentiu IDP camp
    South Sudan
    South Sudan: Two deaths from hepatitis E as result of deplorable sanitation condition in Bentiu IDP camp
    An alarming jump in the number of patients with hepatitis E and acute watery diarrhoea has been seen in the camp for internal displaced persons (IDP) ...
    Infectious diseases
    PRESS RELEASE: Beware of ‘bootleg’ alcohol – it can cause blindness and death
    Iran
    PRESS RELEASE: Beware of ‘bootleg’ alcohol – it can cause blindness and death
    Hong Kong, 20 August 2021 -  Methanol poisoning, caused by the ingestion of bootleg alcoholic drinks laced with methanol, has been a public health con...
    Infectious diseases
    Press release: Improving Access to Medical Tools and Drugs Key to End TB
    Press release: Improving Access to Medical Tools and Drugs Key to End TB
    With access to COVID-19 medical tools, treatment and vaccines dominating health conversations worldwide, it’s easy to forget that access to medical de...
    Infectious diseases
    Press Release: Measles remain highly contagious and must not be taken for granted
    Press Release: Measles remain highly contagious and must not be taken for granted
    With COVID-19 still raging on,experts warn thatmanyhighlyinfectiousdiseasesare being overshadowed and neglected. Theseincludemeasles, a viral respirat...
    Infectious diseases