30 Results For "chagas"
 
Violence in Buenaventura
Colombia

People suffer high levels of violence despite peace process

"These types of violence are having a clear impact on the physical and mental health of people living in Buenaventura and Tumaco.” Report - 16 Aug 2017
 
MSF Chagas project in Aiquile, Bolivia(MSF132229 )
Chagas disease

MSF begins work in Monteagudo in Chuquisaca, Bolivia

Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is launching a new project to ensure that people can be diagnosed and treated for Chagas disease in the town of Monteagudo, in the Chuquisaca department of southern Bolivia. Project Update - 10 Apr 2015
 
Chagas. Oaxaca, Mexico.
Mexico

Chagas diagnosis and treatment a reality in Oaxaca state

Residents now have access to diagnosis and treatment for Chagas. Press Release - 2 Oct 2014
 
Standing up to Chagas at the Paraguayan Chaco
Chagas disease

No excuses in Chagas diagnosis

Six out of the 11 rapid diagnostic tests available in the market are highly reliable Press Release - 10 Jun 2014
 
Laurence Flevaud, MSF'sLaboratory Advisor
Chagas disease

Chagas disease turns its back on the lab

Laurence Flevaud, MSF’s laboratory advisor, has coordinated a multicentre study to assess the efficacy of rapid diagnosis tests for Chagas disease. In view of the results of the study, Laurence tells us about the myths they have managed to break. Voices from the Field - 10 Jun 2014
 
Migrants in Mexico (MSB8410)
Mexico

Interview to Emiliano Lucero, medical coordinator in Mexico: “Violence is ever present throughout their journey, that may last up to two months”

Emiliano Lucero talks about the challenges MSF faces and the populations assisted in Mexico Voices from the Field - 12 May 2014
 
MSF Chagas project in Aiquile, Bolivia
Mexico

Agreement between MSF and state government will help prevent Chagas disease

An agreement between MSF and state government in Mexico will prevent Chagas disease Press Release - 14 Mar 2014
 
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Access to medicines

DNDi at ten: past success, future challenges

A letter by Dr Manica Balesagaram on DNDI's successes and challenges for the future. Campaign - 16 May 2013
 
MSF Chagas project in Aiquile, Bolivia
Project Update

We are in a historic momentum to transform the lives of millions of people

Op-ed by Dr Unni Karunakara, International President of MSF Voices from the Field - 16 Apr 2013
Cholera intervention in South Kivu
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