|Herbal practitioner urges use of leprosy drug for cure|
FORMER Secretary of Kwara State chapter of the Association of Nigerian Herbal Practitioners (ANHP), Emmanuel Tawose, has urged the Federal Government to prevail on public health authorities to treat Ebola patients with drugs used for leprosy patients.
The Guardian Nigeria - Sun, 10 Aug 2014 18:07
|India hopes to succeed in fight against Leprosy|
My recent visit to India was memorable. I spent two weeks at hospitals run by the global charity. I also visited a family in a leprosy colony just outside Delhi and the remote village home of a teenager rebuilding her life after surgery. I was ...
Indian NewsLink - Thu, 14 Aug 2014 11:22
|ONCE OVER:11 leprosy patients|
LAMJUNG: As many as 11 leprosy patients were found in the last fiscal at different VDCs in Lamjung. According to District Public Health Office, Lamjung, as many as 11 leprosy patients were found in eight VDCs at Bahundanda, Besishahar, Ramgha and ...
Himalayan Times - Sun, 10 Aug 2014 14:33
|Want to Visit All 3143 Counties in the U.S.? There's a Club for That|
Why it's difficult to get there: It's on the northern side of Molokai island, and the local population of less than 100 battles Hansen's disease (leprosy), meaning visitors need a special permit from the county to visit. How to go: Take a flight from ...
Yahoo Travel - Mon, 01 Sep 2014 03:21
|Walking Tour of Bergen Norway: Come for the Views, Stay for the Leprosy Museum|
Bergen, Norway, flies further under the radar than many second cities. Considering that many tourists go there just to board a cruise ship for the fjords, I can't help but liken the city to a family member you visit once a year just for their swimming ...
Yahoo Travel - Sat, 30 Aug 2014 03:03
|Congratulations, Mabel, you deserve it|
“Manasseh is my GJA Journalist of the Year 2013″ is a Leprosy that must be cured. For the past three days,l have fought for my life on my sick bed. It got to a point on Thursday where l felt death was near me. But thanks be to the Most High,he gave me ...
spyghana.com - Mon, 01 Sep 2014 05:45
|Kissing a leper|
Leprosy first shows up as patches of discolored skin. Next develops whitish patches of skin and then sores. Eventually because the nerve endings are damaged, a leper who inadvertently and unknowingly injures extremities begins losing fingers and toes.
Casper Journal - Sun, 31 Aug 2014 11:00
|Some hope for those with chronic pain|
Pain is one of the most important mechanisms the human body has to protect itself. We don't often think of pain that way because, well … pain hurts. But without pain, our bodies would be in a lot of trouble. Just ask anyone with leprosy. Pain is a ...
BlueRidgeNow.com - Sun, 31 Aug 2014 21:30
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