3-31 | Tuberculosis: progress in screening,South Sudan: A nation facing major challenges,Fistula: The backyard disease,Mali: vaccinating against meningitis epidemics,HIV/AIDS -- marching for generics
3-23 | MSF report says fixing drug supply and price problems is urgentA promising new diagnostic test will finally help detect more people with drug-resistant tuberculosis (DR-TB), increasing the urgency to solve major problems around the pricing and supply of DR-TB medicines, according to a new report by the international medical humanitarian organisation Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF). DR-TB is on the rise, but less than 7% of 440,000 new cases each year receive treatment, and DR-TB kills 150,000 people annually．.
3-1 | Democratic Republic of the Congo -- A million children immunized,Chechnya -- overcoming operational challenges,Malawi -- 10 years of antiretrovirals,Lebanon -- Healing invisible wounds
2-18 | In July 2002, Fred MINANDI, one of MSF's first patients in Malawi to receive antiretroviral drugs (ARVs), spoke about his daily life at the 14th international conference on HIV/AIDS, held in Barcelona. At that time, donors refused to fund HIV/AIDS programs as they did not believe that African patients would take ARVs on a daily basis. Fred Minandi is still receiving treatment today and is doing well."Hello. My name is Fred Minandi. I am 42 years old and I am a farmer from Malawi. I am lucky to be one of MSF's patients benefiting from ARVs.
2-18 | Martha HUCKABEE was head of mission in Malawi from June 2009 to December 2010. While patient treatment in Malawi has changed significantly over 10 years, the new World Health Organization (WHO) directives create new challenges – particularly financial ones.How will the new WHO recommendations benefit HIV/AIDS patients?