Cholera Newswire (Page 8)

Cholera Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Concern in Haiti Over Emerging Condition Linked to ZikaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | The Skanner

    ... Hotez, dean of the National School of Tropical Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine in Texas. Even after the worst cholera epidemic in recent history, Haiti's severely under-resourced health sector still does not have routine data collection ...

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  2. DOH: Rainy season to bring respiratory, water-borne diseasesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | Sun-Star

    ... consuming nutritious food and drinks. Also, Garin said the public must also be wary of water-borne diseases such as cholera, gastroenteritis, hepatitis A, and typhoid fever. Garin said the public must also be wary against wading in flood water, as ...

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  3. UN agencies support Haitian government in vaccination campaign against choleraRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... Read the latest news and information here... The government of Haiti has launched a vaccination campaign against cholera that aims to reach 400,000 people in 2016. Photo: UN/MINUSTAH/Logan Abassi PORT AU PRINCE, Haiti -- Two United Nations agencies ...

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  4. Haiti: UN agencies support Government in vaccination campaign against choleraRead the original story

    May 25, 2016 | United Nations

    Government of Haiti has launched a vaccination campaign against cholera that aims to reach 400,000 people in 2016. Photo: UN/MINUSTAH/Logan Abassi 25 May 2016 – Two United Nations agencies said today they are supporting the Government of Haiti in a vaccination campaign against cholera that aims to reach 400,000 people in 2016.

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  5. African charity seeks funds to contain cholera outbreak in KenyaRead the original story

    May 25, 2016 | Xinhuanet

    African health provider, Amref Health Africa on Wednesday launched an emergency appeal for 250,000 U.S. dollars to respond to cholera outbreak in Mandera County in northeast Kenya. Amref Health Africa also confirmed that the cholera outbreak in Mandera County has already claimed 10 lives and at least 721 people are suspected to have been infected since the first case was reported on April 13. "To contain the situation and help put a stop to the spread of the epidemic, we have launched an emergency appeal for 250,000 dollars," the organiSation's group CEO Dr Githinji Gitahi said in a statement.

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  6. Mumbai: Students rejoice as Centre defers NEET by a yearRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    ... there wouldn't be any chaos? The government seems to be playing with careers of students." Complete pass Dr Keyur Cholera, a biology teacher from a medical entrance-coaching institute said, "This is a good decision. However, we would have ...

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  7. Sustainable Saturday Asks: What's in Your Drinking Water?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | NyackNewsAndViews

    ... on public health. You may not like it but, really, you do want chlorine, or another disinfectant, if you don't want cholera, dysentery, campylobacter or norovirus. The amount of chlorine added to drinking water varies in reaction to daily tests for ...

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  8. Sudhir launches potent detergent to fight poor sanitationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | New Vision

    ... according to the last published United Nations report on Uganda Water and Sanitation. Diseases associated with cholera, typhoid, infectious hepatitis, polio, cryptosporidiosis, and ascariasis. In their contribution to reducing the unfortunate trend, ...

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  9. O'Gara in driving seat for Haven luxury car competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | Independent.ie

    ... l population and 35pc of the urban population only have access to sub-standard drinking water. Over 760,000 cases of cholera and 9,000 deaths have been reported in the country since the outbreak began in 2010.

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  10. LETTER: Forefathers were illegal immigrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | Richmond County Daily Journal

    ... America, including measles, scarlet fever, typhoid, typhus, influenza, pertussis (whooping cough), tuberculosis, cholera, diphtheria, chickenpox and sexually transmitted diseases. Each of these brought destruction through sweeping epidemics, ...

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  11. The burial record containing the details of Anne BronteRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | Keighleynews.co.uk

    ... are also covered." Burial registers from parish churches across Yorkshire give evidence of the scale of the 1832 cholera epidemic and reveal details of the deaths of soldiers in the 1645 civil war. Over centuries when childbirth was still highly ...

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  12. Birmingham water experts develop device to help save lives in IndiaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | Newkerala.com

    ... sources of drinking water in less than 30 seconds. It should help reduce the risk of future widespread outbreaks of cholera and other water-related diseases in areas of poor sanitation. Professor John Bridgeman led the team of researchers who ...

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  13. Hazards and opportunities in the pipelineRead the original story

    May 16, 2016 | Holtville Tribune

    ... second revolution - treating drinking water to kill infectious microbes - protected millions of urban dwellers from cholera, typhoid and other diseases transmitted through the very success of Water 1.0. Water 3.0 saw widespread adoption of sewage ...

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  14. Cholera cases will be minimal this year: GHSRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | GhanaWeb

    The Ghana Health Service has said it is bracing itself to tackle a looming Cholera outbreak in the country, months after dealing with the scourge of Meningitis that left more than 100 people dead. According to the Director of Public Health at the Ghana Health Service, Dr. Franklin Asiedu Bekoe, the number of Cholera cases expected this year would be minimal considering the measures put in place to tackle the disease.

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  15. Saharan Dust Brings Bacterial Blooms to CaribbeanRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | Scientific American

    ... that these fertilizer dumps seem to encourage bacterial blooms. Including Vibrio species, some of which can cause cholera or food poisoning. " Vibrio and probably other bacteria that are really capable of responding to this feast that's provided to ...

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  16. Brave medico turned tide in Liberia's Ebola plagueRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... a teacher and chairwoman of the department of family medicine. Atai-Omoruto had helped treat patients during earlier cholera and Ebola epidemics. is survived by five children, her father and three siblings.

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  17. Gerard Koeppel: Rock the boat & believe in ferriesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | New York Daily News

    ... and injury it causes. Back in 1832, when New Yorkers were dying by the horrifying thousands of baffling Asiatic cholera, a few doctors experimented on the suffering with saline solution injections. The cure failed not because it was wrong - it was ...

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  18. "We will not let this die," Halifax Mayor says of Ceasefire ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2016 | GlobalNews

    ... around the world. Ceasefire treats violence like an epidemic. "We treat violence just like we would Aids, Ebola, Cholera, any other disease that's out there." "The world is grasping onto the idea that we can no longer treat violence from the ...

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  19. Reported vibrio casesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2016 | Sunherald.com

    All non-cholera vibrio cases from water contact and raw or undercooked seafood consumption reported to the Mississippi State Health Department:

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  20. Plots and picturesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | World Magazine

    ... occasional cursing, scenes of drunken heroes, copious amounts of fighting, and a skull-headed dragon representing cholera-but the book is never overly graphic, and mature teens will find Hale's work entertaining and well-researched. He clearly ...

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