9 Ways YOU Can Help People With Leprosy

9 Ways YOU Can Help People With Leprosy

While most people don’t realize it, leprosy is still a big issue in the world today. It is found in more than 120 countries, with more than 200,000 new cases reported every year, and the stigma associated with it is nearly as harmful as the disease itself. The good...
Early leprosy detection saved a young boy’s future

Early leprosy detection saved a young boy’s future

Above: Raj and his brother at our campus (photo from 2020) Raj* is a 12-year-old boy with a giant smile that lights up a room. He was born in a leprosy community and has just wrapped up his 6th-grade year. That is just a year or so before most kids in his...
From Leprosy Colony to Nursing School

From Leprosy Colony to Nursing School

“I am determined to be the best nurse I can be, to be a person of assurance for the patients, to be confident in my skills and abilities to help the patient, and most importantly, to be the patient’s advocate and champion for their health and well-being during a time...