US support needed to expand assault on neglected diseases
from Speaking of Medicine (blog)
If you asked average Americans if they've ever heard of sleeping sickness, river blindness or elephantiasis, you'd probably get puzzled looks. But ask a Congolese, Sudanese or Bangladeshi about these parasitic diseases, and you might get a nod of the head or perhaps even a point in the direction of someone who has been infected.
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