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Leprosy still exists

Help us to overcome this disease. 

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Lepra News Summer 2022

In Lepra News Summer 2022:

  • Bangladesh: A Blueprint of Community Healthcare
  • Celebrating 70 years of Royal Patronage
  • The Importance of Early Case Detection
  • Sumon’s Journey of Recovery and Success

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Current appeals

Lepra News Summer 2022

In Lepra News Summer 2022:

  • Bangladesh: A Blueprint of Community Healthcare
  • Celebrating 70 years of Royal Patronage
  • The Importance of Early Case Detection
  • Sumon’s Journey of Recovery and Success

Download your copy here!

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Today, 600 people will be diagnosed with leprosy; 50 of those will be children. 

Over 3 million people across the globe are living with undiagnosed leprosy. Leprosy is not a disease of the past, it still exists and it is still destroying lives. 

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Your support changes lives.

  • We reached 226,730 people through health education and events to raise awareness of leprosy and other neglected diseases.
  • In 2020-2021, we reached 291,890 people through diagnosis, treatment and care.
  • We provided 25,308 pairs of protective footwear in 2020-21 to help prevent further disabilities.
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  • We reached 226,730 people through health education and events to raise awareness of leprosy and other neglected diseases.
  • In 2020-2021, we reached 291,890 people through diagnosis, treatment a.nd care
  • We provided 25,308 pairs of protective footwear in 2020-21 to help prevent further disabilities.
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Jay had been suffering from leprosy for 6 years, and it was greatly impacting his education.

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