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XDR-TB can be cured. The story of Phumeza Tisile.
30 October 2014

DR-TB patients, activists demand registering generic linezolid

 Three drug-resistant tuberculosis (DR-TB) patients-turned-activists, including Phumeza Tisile, Andaleeb Rinquest and Morgan Scholtz will be joined by health advocates in handing over a letter to the Registrar of Medicines signed by over 100 clinicians, organisations and patients with DR-TB.

MSF Ebola Treatment Centre in Conakry, Guinea
24 October 2014

Ebola: MSF staff member in U.S. hospital

The international medical humanitarian organisation Doctors Without Borders (MSF) confirmed today that one of its international staff members who recently returned from Guinea has tested positive for Ebola hemorrhagic fever.

MSF Transit Unit at Redemption Hospital, Monrovia, Liberia
20 October 2014

Norwegian aid worker recovers from Ebola

Medical doctor and MSF field worker Silje Lehne Michalsen was discharged from Oslo University Hospital, Ulleval. She was cared for the hemorrhagic fever Ebola after having contracted the disease in Sierra Leone in early October.