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Jacket would detect symptoms up to four times faster than a doctor.
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Read an excerpt from the award-winning story that kick-started a campaign to link survivors of rape and gender-based violence to care.
After Sierra Leone’s civil war, money poured in for mental health services. But a decade later, there's little left to help Ebola’s victims.
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