'Out Of Sight' 360-Degree Film Series: Elephantiasis

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“Out of Sight” is a series of 360-degree films telling the stories of the victims and health workers battling neglected tropical diseases in some of the most remote and underdeveloped regions of Nigeria and Congo. The series explores both the challenges of and progress toward eliminating three of those diseases.

This film, the first of three, takes place in Nigeria with lymphatic filariasis, or elephantiasis. This disease is transmitted by mosquitoes and can cause the extreme swelling of body parts. Globally, a billion people live in areas that put them at risk of infection. Nigeria is one of the countries hardest hit by this disease.

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Irene Davo says:

Amref should help?

Irene Davo says:

How about mild bleach water foot soaks?

Irene Davo says:

Emmanuel can be helped

Irene Davo says:

Watch Centrine on videos of Jim Nduruchi called Centrine re mossy foot too

Irene Davo says:

Please watch video of Jim Nduruchi called Andrew re Jigger Victims in Kenya

SnugglesinJA says:

Why 360 degrees? I found this to be very distracting. Good that this illness is being highlighted tho…thanks Huff Post!

MrGyro says:

COOL …. SEE MY CHANNEL AND SUBSCRIBE PLEASE IF YOU LIKE VIDEOS

Fellen Denegerous says:

Damn mosquitoes

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