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“I can also serve as an inspiration” – a role for social media in supporting patients undergoing treatment for multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB)
Last updated 9 October 2014
Mexico City/ October 1st- The 43,000 inhabitants in San Pedro Pochutla and Mazunte, Oaxaca State, Mexico, have access to diagnosis and treatment for Chagas in primary healthcare facilities. The Oaxaca...
Last updated 1 October 2014
MSF urges Prime Minister Modi to resist US political pressure to restrict global access to medicines
Last updated 26 September 2014
A vaccine against cholera is being used on a large scale for the first time in Ethiopia by teams from the international medical organisation Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors Without Borders (MSF)....
Last updated 26 August 2014
What is the status of research for Ebola vaccines and treatment ? We are in regular contact with researchers and we are aware that there are a handful of Ebola drugs and vaccines currently in early...
Last updated 13 August 2014
MSF expands treatment for people living with HIV, including the “Gold Standard” of treatment monitoring. Viral load testing shows the amount of HIV in the blood of a person living with the virus....
Last updated 6 August 2014
On World Hepatitis Day, organisations call on SA government: protect infants with HepB jab at birth & reduce patent barriers to HepB therapies
July 28, 2014, JOHANNESBURG—On World Hepatitis Day, 26 organisations and individuals from around the world have called on the South African Department of Health (DOH) and Department of Trade and Industry...
Last week, the emergency unit of Doctors Without Borders (MSF) in South Kivu ended the vaccination campaign in the district of Minova after reaching nearly 38,000 children and young people between...
Ninety-nine patients in Swaziland who successfully completed their treatment for drug-resistant tuberculosis have been presented with certificates by Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) saying “I got...
Last updated 24 July 2014
Ma Khin Khin* is a mother of four from Palauk township, around 130 kilometres south of Dawei in Myanmar’s Tanintharyi region. She is the very first MSF patient in Myanmar to receive the oral treatment,...
Last updated 23 July 2014