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Sierra Leone achieves nationwide decline in neglected tropical diseases (NTDs)

SIERRA LEONE ACHIEVES NATIONWIDE DECLINE IN NTDS REDUCING NTDS de crease in 60% River blin dness 80% be ween 2007 and 2009 de crease in 90% Elepha ntass COVERAGE RATE be ween 2007 and 2011 de crease in 66% snas lever be ween 2009 and 2012 Mass Drug Administration treated over 5 million of the co untry's estimated 6 million people each year for the past four years. Inte stnal worms: on the verge of being controlled, with few people heavily infected. Sources: WHO (n.d.]; Koroma etal. (2013]; Sesay et al. (2014]; Ministry of Health and Samtation (2010]

Sierra Leone achieves nationwide decline in neglected tropical diseases (NTDs)

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Sierra Leone has made huge progress against neglected tropical diseases (NTDs), with the country's mass drug administration programme reaching 80% of the population.

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