INMED Andes has been hard at work preparing for Peru’s 2nd National Deworming Day on March 18. INMED has mobilized a national effort in partnership with Johnson & Johnson to help Peru become the first endemic country in 70 years to eliminate soil-transmitted helminth infection as a public health problem. The World Health Organization estimates that 1.5 billion people globally are infected with this insidious intestinal parasite. Learn more about INMED’s neglected tropical disease prevention program in Peru at https://inmed.org or https://inmedandes.org.
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