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20.11.2014

MSF will respond with swift and coordinated action to new Ebola cases in Mali. This strategy is of paramount importance in the days immediately after cases are reported.

20.11.2014

An MSF Doctor, Susanne Mortazavi, recounts her experience trying to reach and attend to a mother who has fallen ill after giving birth. A tragic turn of events left both mother and child in danger due to limited access to maternal care in remote DRC.

19.11.2014

Opinion and Debate: Michaël Neuman discusses whether the current concern over the security of humanitarian organisations is valid or even new, and under what terms should MSF define their security management?

19.11.2014

PRESS RELEASE: MSF is educating and training medical professionals in Yemen to counter stigma and discrimination towards people living with HIV/AIDS. Since 2010, when the programme started, there have been significant improvements.

19.11.2014

Due to the conflict in their homeland many Syrians have fled to neighbouring countries, including Lebanon. As well as all the other burdens that come with refugee status, some of these people also have diabetes, a chronic illness that requires daily care. This includes monitoring of blood-sugar levels, doses of insulin and a healthy diet; a routine that is hard to maintain in any circumstances.

19.11.2014

PRESS RELEASE: The call by UNAIDS to “close the gap” around access to HIV services will not be met unless the delivery of antiretroviral treatment is radically reshaped into community-led approaches.

18.11.2014

PRESS RELEASE: MSF is now moving onto a single dose treatment for kala azar in Bihar, India, where there is a high prevalence of the disease. Kala azar is transmitted by sand flies and is usually fatal when untreated.

18.11.2014

PRESS RELEASE: MSF has now withdrawn it's Ebola teams from Boende, DRC, as no new cases have appeared since 4th October. However, MSF and local staff are still focused on surveillance of potential patients.

14.11.2014

Dr Daniel Lucey describes the day that talented 10-year-old Momodu was discharged from MSF’s treatment centre in Monrovia, and the leaving present given to him by admiring staff.

13.11.2014

PRESS RELEASE: Three different research partners have developed new treatments for Ebola and are to start trialing at MSF sites in West Africa this December.

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