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When I was young, I've always asked my mom for medical toy sets. I had kidney basins and forceps of various colors and sizes, and a couple of stethoscopes.

Inaccessibility to treatment and drug resistant bacteria are not the only factors that make tuberculosis challenging to address.

February, the month of love and beating hearts, always makes me contemplate the pacemaker in my chest. I had it in 2013, two months before Supertyphoon “Yolanda”— the tragedy that made me decide to return to humanitarian work for good.

Dr. Jennifer Tong
Orthopaedic surgeon
Hong Kong
 
Dr. Jennifer Tong
Orthopaedic Surgeon, Hong Kong
 
 
My name is Achmad Yusuf Toba, oftentimes just referred to as Yutub.
It was the 7th of October, 9 days after a 7.5 magnitude earthquake followed by a 6-meter high tsunami struck and paralyzed Central Sulawesi. 
 
“The death toll (in Central Sulawesi) has risen to 1,900 and climbing,
Lucie Gueuning, from Médecins Sans Frontières / Doctors Without Borders (MSF)’s Emergency Response Support Unit, writes about an innovative new project that will help our teams rapidly respond to reach those in
Hilde De Clerk is one of MSF’s most experienced Ebola doctors and has been managing outbreaks of Ebola and similar viruses for more than 10 years.
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