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In Depth

World Health Assembly 2017

Untold Stories

The paralytic disease called konzo has afflicted 100,000 people in the Democratic Republic of Congo alone—yet few in the West have ever heard of it. Journalist Amy Maxmen and photographer Neil Brandvold documented konzo’s effects on the DRC’s most impoverished people and uncovered possible solutions.

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