Haiti Moves a Step Closer toward Eradicating Elephantiasis

Reposted from NPR Global Health By Jason Beaubien Haiti has finally carried out a nationwide campaign to get rid of the parasitic worms that cause elephantiasis. Haiti has waged other campaigns against the condition, characterized by severe disfiguration of the legs and arms. But until now, it has never managed to adequately reach residents of… Continue reading Haiti Moves a Step Closer toward Eradicating Elephantiasis