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    Healthcare System in Lebanon Disintegrates
    Lebanon
    Healthcare System in Lebanon Disintegrates
    Dwindling supplies of fuel and medicine mean that Lebanon’s healthcare system is rapidly disintegrating as the country – which has been without a gove...
    Access to medicines
    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
    One year after the Beirut blast, the situation in Lebanon has got much worse
    Lebanon
    One year after the Beirut blast, the situation in Lebanon has got much worse
    Lebanon has been in a state of emergency since late-2019, rocked by economic crisis, political instability and social tensions, and hit hard by the CO...
    Refugees
    Marawi: Displaced communities living with COVID-19 and ongoing uncertainty
    Philippines
    Marawi: Displaced communities living with COVID-19 and ongoing uncertainty
    When the number of patients with confirmed COVID-19 began to rise in March 2020, the Philippines quickly put in place strict community quarantine meas...
    COVID-19 (Coronavirus disease)
    Non-communicable diseases
    MSF responds after typhoons Goni and Ulysses cause widespread destruction in the Philippines
    Philippines
    MSF responds after typhoons Goni and Ulysses cause widespread destruction in the Philippines
    On 1 November, one of the strongest typhoons in 2020 struck the Philippines. Goni, or Rolly as it’s known in the Philippines, caused widespread damage...
    Natural disasters