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Extending Beyond Care and Cure

Extending Beyond Care and Cure

Extending Beyond Care and CureFor over six decades, Anandaban Hospital has provided holistic care to people affected by Leprosy. The central idea is to provide complete care to patients which is based on a system of mutual understanding of the patients’ physical,...

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Empowering and Transforming Communities

Empowering and Transforming Communities

Empowering and Transforming CommunitiesLeprosy, much like other NTDs, is characterized with high levels of stigma. The visible nature of symptoms combined with low levels of awareness leads to exclusion from society and community. The core concept of social identity...

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Exploring the Linkage Between Mental Health and Leprosy

Exploring the Linkage Between Mental Health and Leprosy

Exploring the linkage between Mental Health and LeprosyOne of the most devastating factor about Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs) is that they extend beyond active infection. Due to this, most NTDs have disabling consequences. In fact, 17 of the main NTDs can cause...

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The Leprosy Mission Nepal at 2023 NNN Annual Conference

The Leprosy Mission Nepal at 2023 NNN Annual Conference

The Leprosy Mission Nepal at NNN 2023The 2023 Annual NNN Conference was organized from the 19th to the 23rd of September, 2023, in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. This year, The Leprosy Mission Nepal (TLMN) was heavily involved in the planning and execution of the conference...

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The Norec Experience

The Norec Experience

Bidding Invitation for Digital Radiography System   The Leprosy Mission (TLM) is a UK based international non-government organization active in 32 countries; started its work in Nepal from 1957 with establishment of Anandaban Hospital in Lele, the southern part...

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Honoring one of our best: Dr. Mahesh Shah

Honoring one of our best: Dr. Mahesh Shah

Honoring one of Nepal's finest: Dr. Mahesh Shah.There was a time where Dr. Mahesh Shah couldn’t see a path to become a doctor. In 1971 AD, having finished his Intermediate of Science (I.Sc.) with a focus on Biology, Dr. Shah applied to study MBBS (Bachelors of...

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A journey from then to now

A journey from then to now

How Anandaban is transitioning from a leprosy hospital to a tertiary care center, addressing needs of leprosy affected people beyond leprosy.

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