Yahoo Web Search

  1. About 44 search results

  1. Our Story. We are an international Christian organisation with almost 150 years of experience. Founded in 1874, The Leprosy Mission is the world's oldest and largest leprosy-focused organisation with activities in more than 30 countries

  2. Hansen’s disease (also known as leprosy) is an infection caused by slow-growing bacteria called Mycobacterium leprae. It can affect the nerves, skin, eyes, and lining of the nose (nasal mucosa). With early diagnosis and treatment, the disease can be cured.

  3. The 2022 Well Gift Guide. Looking for the perfect present? We’ve got 28 ways to keep your loved ones healthy and happy. By The Well Desk and Tony Cenicola/the New York Times

  4. Sep 12, 2022 · Now Free Online - The Consumer Version of the Merck Manuals (known as the MSD Manuals outside of US & Canada) is the standard in home medical reference - since 1899.

  5. The distribution of new leprosy cases by country among 136 countries that reported to WHO in 2015. India reported 127,326 new cases, accounting for 60% of the global new leprosy cases; Brazil, reported 26,395 new cases, representing 13% of the global new cases; and Indonesia reported 17,202 new cases, 8% of the global case load.

  6. Nov 04, 2022 · “Persons affected by leprosy should be fully recognised as persons with disabilities in accordance with the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, on the grounds of physical impairments caused by leprosy as well as discrimination based on harmful stereotypes about leprosy itself,” said Alice Cruz, UN Special Rapporteur on ...

  7. Oct 20, 2022 · American Leprosy Missions cures and cares for people with leprosy, and is committed to bringing an end to this ancient disease.

  1. People also search for