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Team MSF made it to the finish line at @runadhm . We participated in #ADHM2018 to raise awareness about the widening gap between essential medicines and patients.

A big thank you to everyone for supporting us.
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PEOPLE OVER PROFIT - THIS IS OUR MESSAGE 'Medicines should be accessible and affordable to everyone who needs it' and this is what we reflected at this year's @runadhm .

We wore costumes representing people who have been ‘killed by greed to raise awareness about the widening gap between essential medicines and those whose lives depend on them. 
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It's #FieldFriday today!

Dr Samreen Hussain, a medical doctor from Kashmir, completed her assignment and returned recently from South Sudan. She helped our teams in providing specialized healthcare to populations affected by conflict and displacement. MSF teams work in hospitals and clinics throughout the country, where we are running some of our biggest programmes worldwide.

Join us in welcoming her by writing your wishes in the comments below.
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From training local staff in the middle of a refugee camp hospital to managing anaesthesia with very basic resources for complex surgeries, the role of an MSF anaesthetist is incredibly varied. They help people manage pain in sometimes unbearable circumstances.
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Click on the link in bio to find out how you can join our team as an anaesthetist. (<a href="https://bit.ly/2yJGEXe" target="_blank" class = "link" >https://bit.ly/2yJGEXe</a>)
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Not a professionally timed marathon runner but, want to run at the @tatamummarathon ? You can be a part of Team Doctors Without Borders and make a difference. We have exclusive charity bibs up for grabs! Visit <a href="https://bit.ly/2QRvBU9 or" target="_blank" class = "link" >https://bit.ly/2QRvBU9 or</a> comment below or inbox us with your contact details. Our team will get in touch with you.
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When clinical psychologist Ruchi Brahmachari was first given the opportunity to go to Tajikistan, she was a bit apprehensive because she had never worked with children living with tuberculosis. Then games came to her rescue. 
In this article, Ruchi shines a light on how she used interactive games to help children fight tuberculosis and cope with the side-effects of a long and intense treatment. 
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Click on the link in bio to know more (<a href="https://bit.ly/2RGrbjt" target="_blank" class = "link" >https://bit.ly/2RGrbjt</a>)
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“When I was running to save my life, I fell in the river and was shot. I climbed out of the river and into the graveyard. And there was my sister ... I saw one of my sisters shot in the face. She had blood all over her face.” 12-year-old<a href='#' class = 'hashtags'>#Rohingya</a> refugee Johura Begum lost 14 of her 16 family members when the military attacked her village in<a href='#' class = 'hashtags'>#Rakhine</a> state,<a href='#' class = 'hashtags'>#Myanmar</a>. The only other survivor was her 10-year-old brother. "The other kids are peaceful, that’s why they are playing. I’m not peaceful in my body and that’s why I can’t play." .

Following a concerted campaign of violence by the Myanmar army against the Rohingya in Rakhine State in August 2017, at least 700,000 Rohingya fled across the border into<a href='#' class = 'hashtags'>#Bangladesh</a>. The mental and psychosocial impact of what they experienced, coupled with the difficult camp conditions and uncertainty for the future means many refugees face significant mental health issues. 
To help heal the patient’s psychological wounds,<a href='#' class = 'hashtags'>#MSF</a><a href='#' class = 'hashtags'>#mentalhealth</a> teams are there to listen, support and provide mental care, so the traumatic experiences do not come to define their lives.
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“At 4am in the morning, the military came and surrounded the village. They took my four-year-old child from me and threw him in the fire. They also shot my husband in front of me in the yard of our house.” Rohima Khatun, a 25-year-old Rohingya refugee, fled her Rakhine village and arrived in Bangladesh in September 2017. “Every single moment I remember this and get emotional because I lost my neighbours, husband, child, relatives.” ____________

Following a concerted campaign of violence by the Myanmar army against the Rohingya in Rakhine State in August 2017, at least 700,000 Rohingya fled across the border into Bangladesh. 
The mental and psychosocial impact of what they experienced, coupled with the difficult camp conditions and uncertainty for the future means many refugees face significant mental health issues. MSF is providing mental health services to the Rohingya, as well as members of the Bangladeshi host population.
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"Sometimes patients come secretly. They explained that, in their community, ‘mental’ means insane... so instead staff and volunteers use the term ‘shanti khana’ which means peace”

Prodjut Roy, MSF's mental health supervisor in Bangladesh , talks about the stigma associated with mental healthcare in Rohingya community and how these services help them find peace. 
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Click on the link in bio to know more  about MSF's Shanti Khana (<a href="https://bit.ly/2E7hwQj" target="_blank" class = "link" >https://bit.ly/2E7hwQj</a>)
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And the countdown begins! 
Join our incredible fundraisers at @runadhm as it's the last leg of their fundraising campaigns. Your contribution will help our teams reach those in need of lifesaving medical care. 
They need your support! We need your support! 
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Click on the link in bio to support their run. (<a href="https://bit.ly/2C1L1QQ" target="_blank" class = "link" >https://bit.ly/2C1L1QQ</a>)
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