Why rapid treatment is essential after a snakebite: a story from South Sudan

Dr Mark McNicol © MSF
Because of superstition, people in South Sudan put dead snakes in trees after killing them, as they believe they may otherwise come back to life. But one of the most common snakes, the puff adder is never killed, as it is venerated for religious reasons. © Pierre-Yves Bernard/MSF

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MSF Access Campaign — Medicines Are Not a Luxury

MSF Access Campaign — Medicines Are Not a Luxury

This blog is a place to reflect on our experiences working for access to medicines. For the official MSF Access Campaign website please visit msfaccess.org.