Leprosy
Fact Sheet: Hansen Disease
Fact Sheet: Hansen Disease
Hansen Disease, more commonly known as “Leprosy”, is a chronic infectious disease caused by a slow-multiplying bacteria, Mycobacterium leprae. It mainly affects the skin, peripheral nerves, mucosa of upper respiratory tract, and the eyes. Download the Hansen Disease Fact Sheet...

Leprosy: A Biblical Disease (or so we thought)
Leprosy: A Biblical Disease (or so we thought)
“Kasi syempre pag ganito…hindi maiwasan na pandirihan ka. Kahit nga sa sasakyan ka eh, kung ikaw sumakay ng jeep, iiwasan ka. (Because of this, it can’t be avoided that you’d be detested. Even in public transportation, if you ride the...