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The forgotten disease

Leprosy
Leprosy is one of the oldest diseases known to man. Early writings such as the Hearst Papyrus from Egypt (about 1500 B.C.) report on leprosy, which is described as Asian Disease.
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Current Project

2021: in July
Dear Members of the St. Lazarus-Fonds, Following the military coup in Myanmar in February 2021 a dramatic situation has developed in the diocese of a catholic priest who we have known for a long…
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News

Renovation of the Medical Building - finished 2021
The renovation is finished! Excerpts from the  KMSS report: Early in 2021 the finishing touches were put on the boarding school medical building in the Hokai Village leper colony. The…
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