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This article is part of HuffPost's Project Zero campaign, a yearlong series on neglected tropical diseases and efforts to fight them. JUBA, South Sudan ― It took days for Maker Achuil and others to sl...
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The disease is preventable and treatable — but fighting it is not a priority for the West.
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Patients with sleeping sickness may experience hallucinations and personality changes. They can feel extremely angry or even very joyful.
This article is part HuffPost's Project Zero campaign, a yearlong series on neglected tropical diseases and efforts to eliminate them. Imagine that you wake some mornings to find you're so weak you ca...