Tungiasis is a flea that buries into the flesh. Left untreated, it can cause immobility, loss of limbs or even death due to secondary infections.
With your help, we can stamp it out forever.
The infestation of Tungiasis can rapidly affect an entire home, school or community. The flea is highly contagious and is difficult to eradicate. Children that are infected become outcasts because of the shame associated with this disease. They cannot run, play, or concentrate in class because of the pain.