The “Monkey Tribe”

The “Monkey Tribe”

Our Rural Medical Services team recently spent a few days visiting the “Monkey tribe” or Birhor colony in Palkot.  These villagers are a nomadic people who catch monkeys for food and to sell.  This primitive tribe is dwindling in numbers due...
Malaria Awareness Week

Malaria Awareness Week

What is Malaria? “Malaria is an infectious disease that is caused by mosquito-borne plasmodium parasite which infects the red blood cells. It’s one of the deadliest diseases in India. There’s no vaccine for malaria yet and immunity occurs naturally through...

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