India declared itself free of leprosy in 2005, but why hasn’t this become reality yet?
Ever since the official announcement about India achieving leprosy free status, the government has shifted focus to other critical illnesses plaguing
Leprosy- A Curable Disease; Not Stigma for Life
The physical deformities that result from leprosy make it virtually impossible for those suffering from this disease, in its advanced stage, to keep their affliction hidden. There are
Child leprosy- The role of awareness in improving prevention and cure
Since the ancient times, Indians have feared the dreaded disease commonly known as leprosy. Innumerable myths have been associated with this ailment, some based
World TB Day on March 24th
Like leprosy, tuberculosis or TB is another disease caused by Mycobacteria, that has plagued mankind for centuries. It is spread when the afflicted person coughs, allowing the bacterium to escape