He started on Sunday (27) and goes to this Thursday (31) World Week against Leprosy. The aim is to inform the public about signs and symptoms of illness, as well as promoting early research for health services and for some stigma related to the illness go away. See some:
Herbage is not caught by:
- Sharing glasses, planes, gear tools, and house appliances are not required to be separated from the person with a herb;
- Seating use, such as chairs, towens;
- Hand behaviors, a & # 39; dragging, kissing and packing; telephoning rapidly in transport services or health services;
- Pesticide compliance;
- Generous relationship;
- A bait of a & # 39; chest;
- Blood donation
According to the Director of the Study of Conceptive World Diseases, Non-Contingency Diseases and Obligations External to the State of Health Administration of Minas Gerais (SES-MG), Janasna Passos de Paula, stigma is the biggest challenge caused by the disease, which can constrain research to diagnose and maintain treatment, as well as social isolation.
Therefore, it is important to say that herbal diagnosis should be considered in a way that is similar to other infectious diseases and needs to be done as soon as possible to prevent body checks for the patient. in the population of his coverage area, "he said.
The aim of the initiative is to encourage professional staff in the area in terms of active research for new issues and to carry out exams for the diagnosis and treatment of illness.
"It's an important time because he wants to bring the attention of the public and the public bodies to the importance of developing strategies to make an early diagnosis, not only in January, but during the next months of the year and thus contribute to the development of aspects of case finding, cure, care and revitalization and to stigmatize and discriminate avoid patients with herb and their families, "said Janasna.
The official color of January's month was confirmed in 2016 by the Ministry of Health. Janasna Passos affirms that the disease has been cure and treated by the Integrated Health System (SUS).
"Herbal medicine is free of charge and is available to the public at all health posts. After the cure starts, lasting between 6 and 12 months, the patient does not now have a & Given the disease to the people with whom it lives. If the closest people know the patient and the general population of which the herbage is, the confirmation will be made early, without deformities, and the cure will be done correctly, "he said.
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