Hope for noma disease victims left without faces

For 17 of her 20 years,¬†Flora Doume¬†has hidden from the world. Now she nervously waits for the operation to repair her ravaged face, restoring her hope for a normal life. She was three years old when she became a victim of noma — a vicious gangrenous disease that starts with tiny ulcers around the mouth … Continue reading Hope for noma disease victims left without faces