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  1. Disease 633x393Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | New Vision

    Preparations are being made for a rapid intervention team to be sent to the area to help those affected cope with the monkeypox outbreak, Tenguere added. At least 10 people have died in an outbreak of monkeypox in western Central African Republic, a country already hit by cholera, the health ministry announced Wednesday.

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  2. Outbreak of deadly monkeypox in Central Africa RepublicRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    At least 10 people have died in an outbreak of monkeypox in western Central African Republic, a country already hit by cholera, the health ministry announced Wednesday. "We have logged 10 deaths out of 19 patients," in the southern province of Basse-Kotto, said Dr Joachim Tenguere of the public health emergencies operations centre.

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  3. Anna's odd odyssey: How she became motherhood's iconRead the original story

    Tuesday | Lexington County Chronicle

    ... If you get the chance to make that trip, jump at it.) But before the massive project was finished, George contracted cholera and died suddenly in 1849. Anna packed up her boys and returned to the United States. Time passed. Anna put down roots in ...

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  4. Something in the water?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Newsday

    Every day 320 million litres of water travels 73 miles from Wales to Birmingham to fill kettles, baths and boilers. But why does it come so far? It dates back to the Victorian era when Birmingham was a rapidly growing city plagued by illnesses like cholera and typhoid which were caused by contaminated water.

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  5. New policy to deport Haitians is inhumaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Miami Herald

    The Department of Homeland Security's decision last week to resume deportations of noncriminal Haitian, disingenuously citing improved conditions despite political and economic turmoil and an unchecked cholera epidemic, is inhumane, ill-advised and shocking to the Haitian-American community. It may rip families apart and curtail life-saving remittances to Haiti.

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  6. Cholera outbreak: Bring back sanitation inspectors, lawmakers tell AmbodeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Vanguard

    T HE Lagos State House of Assembly has called on Governor Akinwunmi Ambode to bring back health inspection officers in each of the 57 Local Government and Local Council Development Areas, LCDAs, to address the menace of cholera outbreak. The House contended that the return of sanitary health officers and inspectors in the local councils will the state to tackle the problem of poor hygiene, which leads to cholera outbreak.

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  7. Deaths reported in Lagos cholera outbreakRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 26 | Food Quality News

    The Lagos State Government said 45 cases of cholera disease were recorded in Isolo Local Council Development Area of the state. He said samples of Abacha salad and well water were sent to the Lagos State Drug Quality Control Laboratory for analysis with vibro cholerae, Salmonella species and E. coli found in Abacha and one of the two well water samples.

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  8. Haiti waiting for full implementation of UN pledges on cholera outbreakRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 25 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... UN Photo/Cia Pak NEW YORK, USA -- Warning of a "significant humanitarian deterioration" following fresh outbreaks of cholera in his country, Haitian President Jocelerme Privert took to the podium of the United Nations General Assembly on Friday to ...

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  9. Obama Administration Steps Up Removals of HaitiansRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 25 | ImmigrationProf Blog

    ... off than before the earthquake; only last month, the United Nations finally took responsibility for a still-raging cholera epidemic." This announcement comes only days after President Obama's speech before the United Nations where he encouraged ...

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  10. NDC has rewarded 2012 voters with hardship - NduomRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 25 | Ghanamma.com

    ... But, what has been offered? Ghanaians have had to be slapped with unclean drinking water, chronic diseases like cholera and malaria, bad road networks in and around Prestea, four years of "dumsor", unemployment and all kinds of things. That is what ...

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  11. Around Burlington: Early settlers entered a dance with disease, deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 25 | Hawk Eye

    ... of chills and sweating. It was known as the "scourge of the West or simply as the 'shakes.'" But the real killer was cholera. Iowa had at least two serious bouts of cholera in 1832 and again in 1849. The infectious, often fatal, epidemic disease ...

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  12. Polluted Ganga still has 'healing touch'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 24 | The Times of India

    ... baffled by the antiseptic properties of Ganga's waters. In 1896, British physician E Hanbury Hankin observed that cholera microbes died within three hours in its water, but thrived in distilled water. This remained hypothetical until Imtech experts ...

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  13. Cases of childhood diarrhoea significantly underestimatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 24 | The Daily Star

    ... unless there are signs of dysentery (severe diarrhoea with the presence of blood and mucus in the stools) or if cholera is suspected. The findings come from a re-analysis of samples from the Global Enteric Multicenter Study (GEMS). Previous ...

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  14. Pollution Is Turning Rivers Into Sources of Disease and DeathRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 24 | Truthdig

    ... source in uninhabited terrain, and wilderness areas are the least likely to carry human infection such as typhoid or cholera, or to become poisoned by human toxic or organic waste. The latest UN Environment Programme report on water quality argues ...

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  15. New research shows childhood diarrhea cases significantly higher than estimatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 24 | Medical News

    ... unless there are signs of dysentery (severe diarrhoea with the presence of blood and mucus in the stools) or if cholera is suspected. The findings come from a re-analysis of samples from the Global Enteric Multicenter Study (GEMS). Previous ...

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  16. Feature: Lives at stake as drought hits Kenya's northeast countyRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 24 | Xinhuanet

    ... could pose more danger to their health. According to residents interviewed, chances of water born diseases like cholera spreading were high because of lack of clean water. A spot check in some of the areas showed that children in the drought ...

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  17. Haiti awaits full implementation of UN pledges on cholera outbreak, President tells AssemblyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 23 | Newkerala.com

    The Government of Haiti has noted with the greatest interest the Secretary-Generals statements with regard to two issues which make the Organization uncomfortable, the multiple cases of sexual abuse perpetrated by the blue helmets and the introduction of cholera into Haiti, he told the Assemblys annual general debate. The UNs acknowledgement of its responsibility in the second issue opens the way for real discussions on the obligation to definitively eliminate cholera from Haiti, he stated.

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  18. No new watery diarrhea cases in Sudan's Blue Nile : ministryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | Sudan Tribune

    ... state minister is visiting the Blue Nile state after media reports and statements by the opposition parties about cholera outbreak in the troubled region where the government forces carry out a counterinsurgency military campaign on the SPLM-N ...

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  19. Tyler Water Utilities turns 100, marking decades of planning to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 23 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    ... of Mississippi. Courtesy photo. Water sanitation and distribution made the modern world possible and are the reason Cholera outbreaks are a thing of the past. "The reason we have the societies we have today and the size of population centers we have ...

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  20. Cases of childhood diarrhoea linked to pathogens significantly underestimatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 23 | Medical News Today

    ... unless there are signs of dysentery (severe diarrhoea with the presence of blood and mucus in the stools) or if cholera is suspected. The findings come from a re-analysis of samples from the Global Enteric Multicenter Study (GEMS). Previous ...

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