#Neglected Tropical Diseases

  • Article: What Do Neglected Tropical Diseases Have to Do With Nutrition?
    Health

    What Do Neglected Tropical Diseases Have to Do With Nutrition?

    By Diana Duong|Aug. 15, 2018

    A lot more than you may think. Read more

  • Article: Mosquitos Vanish in Finland as Heat Wave Plagues the Country
    Environment

    Mosquitos Vanish in Finland as Heat Wave Plagues the Country

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 8, 2018

    Relief from mosquito bites is tempered by the anxiety surrounding climate change. Read more

  • Article: Eliminating Diseases You've Never Heard of Could Drastically Improve Access to Education
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    Eliminating Diseases You've Never Heard of Could Drastically Improve Access to Education

    By Diana Duong|Aug. 7, 2018

    Many NTDs have been eliminated across the world, but millions of children remain at risk. Read more

  • Article: Guinea Worm Outbreak Reported in South Sudan, Just as Officials Hoped It’d Be Eliminated
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    Guinea Worm Outbreak Reported in South Sudan, Just as Officials Hoped It’d Be Eliminated

    By Jackie Marchildon|July 26, 2018

    The neglected tropical disease had not been diagnosed there since December 2016. Read more

  • Article: Ghana Has Officially Eliminated This Terrifying, Blinding Disease
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    Ghana Has Officially Eliminated This Terrifying, Blinding Disease

    By Jackie Marchildon|June 14, 2018

    Trachoma is a neglected tropical disease that can blind the people it infects. Read more

  • Article: Joanna Lumley Is Speaking Out to End This Seriously Neglected Disease
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    Joanna Lumley Is Speaking Out to End This Seriously Neglected Disease

    By Imogen Calderwood|June 8, 2018

    It's the leading infectious cause of blindness in the world — but you likely haven't heard of it. Read more

  • Article: How Switzerland Is Leading the Fight Against Neglected Tropical Diseases
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    How Switzerland Is Leading the Fight Against Neglected Tropical Diseases

    June 7, 2018

    The right to health is not a luxury — it is a human right. Read more

  • Article: This Man Overcame a Neglected Tropical Disease You've Probably Never Heard Of
    Health

    This Man Overcame a Neglected Tropical Disease You've Probably Never Heard Of

    By Jackie Marchildon|May 16, 2018

    And now, so will others in his village. Read more