Leprosy takes lot more than touch to transmit, cases reduce by 19% in city (The Free Press Journal, Aug 7 2017, Page2)


Leprosy takes lot more than touch to transmit, cases reduce by 19% in city
SWAPNIL MISHRA
The Free Press Journal
Aug 7 2017

Leprosy conjures up images of disfigured people and excommunicated colonies when in fact the disease is fact much less extreme and about 95 per cent of humans are naturally immune to it. In other words, only 5 per cent of people in the world is…read more…

Author: Deepa Palaniappan

Disability Inclusive Development practitioner (Bihar State Rural Livelihoods Mission, BRLPS India), passionate about strengthening data archiving/documentation capabilities of Disabled People's Organisations (DPOs) and community based initiatives.

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