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December 18,2014
A network of motorcyclists makes it possible for MSF to assist people in remote areas in the Democratic Republic of Congo   Travelling from Minova to... more
December 16,2014
Transmitted by the bite of a sand fly, kala azar is a vector-borne disease, endemic in 76 countries around the world. Typically, the disease thrives... more
December 16,2014
On 12 December the Indian Supreme Court rejected Bayer’s appeal to block production and sales of a lower-cost version of its exorbitantly expensive... more
 
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Multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) can take upto 14,600 pills and many painful injections to be cured. From diagnosis to the side effects, the two years of treatment takes an emotional and physical toll on patients which often goes unnoticed.  One such patient in Manipur speaks of... more

Letters from the Field

Changing lives through counselling

HIV/AIDS and drug-resistant tuberculosis (DR-TB) are hard-fought wars because patients often think of giving up the harsh treatment associated with these. Counselling plays an important role in making them recognise the circumstances and motivating them to continue. Zothangpui Gangte, a counsellor in the Manipur programme of Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) explains why... more