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Why we're needed

  • Leprosy

    Leprosy is an infectious disease of the skin and nerves. It is a completely curable disease. Read more

  • Lymphatic filariasis

    Around 1.23 billion people worldwide are threatened by lymphatic filariasis. Read more

  • Leprosy still exists

    Multidrug therapy (MDT) as implemented in the early 1980s as a cure for leprosy. Although MDT contributed to the reduction of leprosy, it is still a global problem. Read more

  • Diseases affecting children

    Are you aware of the neglected tropical diseases that affect half a billion children worldwide? Read more

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  • Tandem skydive

    Are you brave enough to jump out of a plane and freefall at over 120mph? Take on our incredible sponsored skydiving challenge! Read more

  • adidas Half Marathon 2016

    The adidas Half Marathon is a fantastic opportunity to run the famous Formula 1 Silverstone circuit. Join team Lepra today to get your free place. Read more

  • London to Paris Cycle

    Connect two of the world’s most chic capital cities as you embark on the challenge of a lifetime, covering almost 300 miles in 4 days. Read more

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