Neglected Diseases

Stimulating awareness about the urgent need for new, better treatment and tests for diseases like leishmaniasis, sleeping sickness and Chagas disease is key to our work.

18. January 2018.

People affected by fatal snakebites are in desperate need of affordable, quality antivenoms

The WHO will launch an ambitious plan to reduce snakebite-induced death and disability, seeking to address the lack of access to effective, quality antivenom treatment —So, what needs to be done to tackle this crisis?  Read more

NTDs: The Issues

Sudan 2010  © Olga Overbeek

Learn about the issues MSF & others confront in the diagnosis and treatment of neglected diseases.

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Chagas: Silent Killer
Chagas disease is far and away Latin America’s deadliest parasitic disease, affecting 10 million people worldwide...

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