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Lebanese cancer patients face drug shortages

AFP
August 28, 2021
Lebanese cancer patients face drug shortages

Kfar Nabrakh, Lebanon: As if her cancer treatment was not already agonising enough, Rita is now wracked with worry about the medication she needs as Lebanon''s crippling economic crisis sparks drug shortages. "The treatment is like fire shooting through your body," the 53-year-old patient told AFP, asking that her real name not be given.