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Read about first-hand accounts from MSF aid workers and patients.
MSF's Dr. Marta González talks about the challenges of diagnosing and treating kala azar in India's Bihar State.
A longtime MSF staff member and native of southern Sudan gives his impressions of the region after its people voted overwhelmingly for independence.
"We found that two factors were irregular this year. First, it was highly unusual that cases would begin as early as July. This is seven weeks earlier than last year. Secondly, the high number of cases..."
Like his mother and elder sister, two-year-old Pal suffered from kala azar, also known as leishmaniasis, a very serious disease, before receiving treatment from us in Pagil, Southern Sudan.
MSF's two facilities in Imey in the Somali region of Ehtiopia provides crucial health care services to people who would otherwise go without.
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