March 6, 2021 is World Lymphedema Day.
Lymphatic Education & Research Network
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・ India: Odisha Government's efforts for lymphatic filariasis Implementation of mass drug administration (February 25-March 6, 2021) and appeal to citizens Click here for the article
Orissa Diary (India)
Govt. of Odisha is committed to Eliminate Filaria from state
・ Kenya: Activities to control lymphatic filariasis (Eisai Co., Ltd.)
Eisai Co., Ltd. provides DEC tablets free of charge to countries where lymphatic filariasis is endemic through the World Health Organization. The mass administration, which had been postponed due to the new coronavirus (COVID-19), was resumed in Kenya after taking measures against COVID-19 infection.
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