Leprosy: Causes, Symptoms & Treatment
Chances are, the mention of leprosy brings to mind skin falling from the bone and people cast away into quarantined colonies to prevent outbreaks. While this may have been a reality for those in the past, modern technology and treatments have made this ...
10 years after elimination, leprosy rears its head in India again
An exhausted teenager, who can barely keep his eyes open, sits in a long line outside The Leprosy Mission Hospital (TLMH) in Shahdara on the outskirts of ...
6 Strange Facts About Leprosy
Leprosy still pops up in the United States. Here are some strange facts about the infamous disease.
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by: Alan Brennert
This richly imagined novel, set in Hawai'i more than a century ago, is an extraordinary epic of a little-known time and place---and a deeply moving testament to the resiliency of the human spirit.
Rachel Kalama, a spirited seven-year-old Hawaiian girl, dreams of visiting far-off lands like her father, a merchant seaman. Then one day a rose-colored mark appears on her skin, and those dreams are stolen from her. Taken from her home and family, Rachel is sent to Kalaupapa, the quarantined leprosy settlement on the island of Moloka'i.
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Gift of Pain, The
by: Paul Brand, Philip Yancey
A WORLD WITHOUT PAIN? Can such a place exist? It not only can―it does. But it’s no utopia. It’s a colony for leprosy patients: a world where people literally feel no pain, and reap horrifying consequences. His work with leprosy patients in India and the United States convinced Dr. Paul Brand that pain truly is one of God’s great gifts to us. In this inspiring story of his fifty-year career as a healer, Dr. Brand probes the mystery of pain and reveals its importance. As an indicator that lets us know something is wrong, pain has a value that becomes clearest in its absence.
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What Happens When You Get Leprosy?
Many associate leprosy with colonies of lepers with missing limbs, but is this disease really 'flesh eating'? Trace breaks it down here. Where Do Leper Colonies ...
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What is leprosy?
Leprosy is a mildly infectious disease affecting the skin and nerves. Watch this to find out more about how leprosy affects people in poverty in India.
5 Infectious Facts About Leprosy | What the Stuff?!
Leprosy is a serious health concern in a few populations around the world, but it's actually very treatable these days, especially if it's caught early, and it has a ...
Parents Demand Answers After Jurupa Valley Leprosy Scare
Some parents refused to send their children to school Tuesday after receiving a warning about two possible cases of leprosy affecting students at Indian Hills ...