Bilharzia: the invisible disease

“South Africa’s rural woman are at the centre of the country’s HIV/Aids pandemic, but new research indicates the pandemic may just be intensified by a common yet often-ignored parasitic disease: bilharzia.”

Wikimedia Commons/IcaroGustavoThe disease causes previously unknown damage to a woman’s genitals, but few are aware of it. Read more about it in this piece originally for NoW! available on SlideShare.

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