Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) frequently publishes updates, press releases, and other forms of communication about its work in more than 60 countries around the world. See the list below for the most recent updates or search by location, topic, or year.

November 18, 2010

The dual epidemic of tuberculosis and HIV is devastating Swaziland, cutting life expectancy there from 60 to just 31 years of age, MSF said today in a new report.

June 24, 2010

The HIV-TB dual epidemic in Swaziland: one in four adults in the country has HIV, the highest prevalence in the world; and with compromised immune systems, people living with HIV are much more susceptible to other deadly diseases, including TB and its drug-resistant forms. MSF is using innovative ways to treat this deadly dual epidemic in a challenging environment.  

May 05, 2010

After ten years of providing integrated healthcare for people living with HIV/AIDS in Busia, MSF is ready to hand over the program.

April 09, 2010

H Huerga, H Spillane, W Guerrero, A Odongo, F Varaine
International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease 2010;14(5):611-5.

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March 23, 2010

Lay counselors are an intergral part of MSF's TB and HIV programs in Lesotho, and each has a story to tell.

March 23, 2010

The beautiful, mountainous landscape is visible through the windows, but the patients here are all in serious condition, suffering from tuberculosis (TB), the leading cause of death of people living with HIV in Lesotho.

March 22, 2010

At one time, TB was considered on its way to being eradicated. However, the disease started a frightening comeback beginning in the 1980s and lasting through the present day.

March 21, 2010

The World Health Organization estimates that one million children each year develop TB, the vast majority of whom live in resource-poor settings.