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Typhoon Haiyan struck the Philippines on November 8, 2013, killing more than 5,000 people and displacing more than four million, wiping out homes, hospitals, and infrastructure. Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) has been providing medical and mental health care, focusing on the most remote parts of the country, for the last three months in inflatable and tented hospitals and through mobile clinics, reaching isolated communities by air, land, and sea.

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Despite increasing humanitarian aid in typhoon-hit areas of the Philippines, MSF is still finding villages and towns that have not yet received any aid.

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MSF has opened an inflatable hospital in Tacloban, one of the cities hit hardest by Typhoon Haiyan.

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MSF has established a maternity and labor room to serve the population of Guiuan, a town on Samar Island that was devastated by Typhoon Haiyan.

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Johan von Schreeb, an MSF surgeon in Guiuan, the Philippines, speaks about the urgent need to treat injuries from the typhoon, which are at risk of serious and life-threatening infections.

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Tanauan, a small town of 50,000 inhabitants located 12 miles south of Tacloban, is one of the worst-affected areas in the Philippines. Some 95 percent of the houses were destroyed by Typhoon Haiyan and the population has only received minimal aid since. Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) arrived in Tanauan Tuesday and is running a medical clinic.

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MSF's Natasha Reyes describes the destruction and medical needs in Guiuan, where Typhoon Haiyan first made landfall in the Philippines.

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An MSF team had 80 patients within an hour of their arrival in Santa Fe, a typhoon-damaged inland town on the Philippines' Leyte Island.

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MSF's Damien Moloney describes efforts to set up an inflatable field hospital in Tacloban, the Philippines, in the aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan.

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MSF teams are treating patients in the areas of the central Philippines that were battered by Typhoon Haiyan and are continuing to work elsewhere to overcome the huge logistical impediments that the disaster left in its wake.

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