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In countries like India, where #antibiotics can be bought easily without a prescription, the emergence & spread of <a href='#' class = 'hashtags'>#AntibioticResistance</a> has become severe. They often over-prescribed by medical practitioners & over-used by the people. 
Here’s what medical practitioners can do to control antibiotic resistance.
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When it comes to antibiotics - think twice, seek advice! Proper use of antibiotics is key to stop drug resistance before it’s too late. This is what you can do to tackle antibiotic resistance
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India is facing a serious burden of severe acute malnutrition (SAM) with 7.5% of Indian children living with SAM. Almost 50% of all under-5 deaths in India can be attributed to malnutrition. 
MSF doctor C Shandilya explains how this killer disease affects a child’s body.
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Antibiotic resistance is a serious and  growing phenomena in contemporary medicine. It occurs everywhere in the world, in both rich & poor countries. It can affect anyone, of any age.

As we discuss this growing challenge, here's how antibiotic resistance spreads.
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Do you know that misuse of antibiotics 💊💊 can put us all at risk?

This week is World Antibiotic Awareness Week and a great time to discuss why is #antibioticresistance one of the biggest threats to global health and what we can do to tackle this threat. 
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Click on the link in bio to know more. (<a href="https://bit.ly/2Psfbos" target="_blank" class = "link" >https://bit.ly/2Psfbos</a>)
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Being a paediatrician with MSF is demanding and very rewarding. From managing Intensive Therapeutic Feeding Centres during a nutrition crisis to caring for children struck by cerebral malaria, our paediatricians provide lifesaving care every day in our projects.

Want to join our team? Click on the link in bio to know more 👉 <a href="https://bit.ly/2JQTd8u" target="_blank" class = "link" >https://bit.ly/2JQTd8u</a>
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Our Indian field workers are working in the field to bring medical aid to people excluded from healthcare services. This festive season, make them feel at home. Send them wishes and write your messages in the comments section below.

In this photo: Maxillofacial surgeon James Jesudasan, who is working in Nigeria where MSF teams battle Noma.
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These are not just numbers. These figures are an indication of the high level of violence that has persisted throughout the past year in the Kasai region.

Of the 2,600 people treated by MSF since May 2017, 32 were men, some of whom reported having been forced under armed threat to rape members of their own community. Another 162 were children under the age of 15, including 22 under the age of five. 
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Click on the link in bio to know more. (<a href="https://bit.ly/2OqGdqF" target="_blank" class = "link" >https://bit.ly/2OqGdqF</a>) 
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Vadivel Vasantha, an infection control specialist from Chennai, recently returned from Bangladesh where MSF teams provide essential medical care to Rohingya refugees and local populations. 
As an IPC Specialist, she was responsible for the Infection Prevention and Control (IPC) activities in order to strive for patient safety, caretakers and staff and to enhance the quality of care. Welcome back Vasantha!
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Whether we use four wheels or two legs, we find a way to reach people in need wherever they are. Click on the link in bio to find out the 10 different ways that MSF staff travel to reach patients - from the conventional to the more unexpected. (<a href="https://bit.ly/2AD3ban" target="_blank" class = "link" >https://bit.ly/2AD3ban</a>) 
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