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  1. 10 great reasons to visit CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | Babalu Blog

    ... countries with little tourist infrastructure and where basic sanitation is frequently tested by outbreaks of cholera. You also look forward to possible infection by the debilitating Chikingunya virus, now officially confirmed on the island. 7. ...

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  2. Oneota Film Festival (March 6-8) adds - Lost Rivers' to its 2015 lineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | Decorah Journal

    A "drainer" wades through a tunnel in this still from the film "Lost Rivers," to be shown at the Oneota Film Festival March 7. But as these cities grew, so too did the pollution of their rivers. Waters that once sustained life became breeding grounds for cholera, dysentery, typhoid fever and other potentially deadly diseases.

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  3. Rail bosses hail the new-look carriages - and the engineering work didn't over-runRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | Ipswich Evening Star

    ... It is disgusting and what about the guys who have to work on track maintenance? Do they have to go for jabs against cholera, hepatitis and the like? I hate it. An awful colour scheme, might be cheap but where does it matches the AGA branding? I ...

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  4. Nima residents appeal for resumption of stalled storey-building public toilet projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | Ghanamma.com

    ... work on the project as a measure to discourage open defecation, which is increasing the spate of diseases like cholera in the area. When contacted, Assembly Member for Nima West, Umar Sanda Mohammed said there are several on-going projects competing ...

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  5. Malawi: UN Experts Urge International Community to Boost Aid After Intense FloodingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    ... affected, prioritizing the most vulnerable groups, but also for the prevention of water-related diseases such as cholera and malaria," he added. Independent experts or special rapporteurs are appointed by the Geneva-based Human Rights Council to ...

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  6. River Ravi pollution puts lives at riskRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2015 | The Nation

    ... tion is causing people to get waterborne diseases that is putting huge burden on healthcare infrastructure. Typhoid, cholera, dysentery and hepatitis is on the rise as public at large has no access to clean drinking water.

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  7. Too Much Public HealthRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2015 | Reason Magazine

    ... those associated with inhaling tobacco combustion products. "Americans no longer live in terror of smallpox or cholera," I wrote in the January 1996 issue of reason ("What the Doctor Orders"). "For the most part, Americans die of things you can't ...

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  8. A new pollution worry for Lake Michigan: Tiny plastic fibersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    ... large pieces of trash and relies on microorganisms to break down bacteria. The century-old process helped eradicate cholera and other waterborne diseases in the U.S. but leaves nonorganic plastic untouched. Microfibers and

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  9. Zimbabwe: Art of a Doctor... Solanki Knows No BarriersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    ... resuscitating the University of Zimbabwe Medical Library. Dr Solanki's benevolence was also evident during the 2008 cholera outbreak when he donated medicines to hundreds of victims. The doctor is a certified medical

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  10. Mozambique: Cholera Outbreak in Northern MozambiqueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    According to local media yesterday, the health director in the province of Nampula, Armindo Tonela, said that the cases of severe diarrhoea in the province recorded since December were caused by cholera, raising concerns in the provincial capital, Nampula City and some other districts. The Maputo daily Noticias cited Tonela as saying that "currently we are raising awareness about the need to prevent this disease by observing the elementary rules of individual and collective hygiene."

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  11. After intense flooding, Malawi desperately needs scale-up in international aid - UN expertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    ... affected, prioritizing the most vulnerable groups, but also for the prevention of water-related diseases such as cholera and malaria," he added. Independent experts or special rapporteurs are appointed by the Geneva-based Human Rights Council to ...

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  12. Climate Change, Carbon Emissions Threaten Human Health Reports Fresh Water AdvocateRead the original story

    Jan 30, 2015 | DVDCreation Reviews

    ... extended drought. The result, for humans, says Kleyne, is an increase in dehydration related diseases such as cholera, dehydration, dry eye, dry skin and skin cancer. Dry eye syndrome has become a global health crisis and the number one complaint ...

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  13. Arbroath footballers to support MalawiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Arbroath Herald

    ... 200,000 people displaced and many losing their livelihoods. The situation is expected to worsen with the impending cholera epidemic and a predicted famine. Tickets will be on sale shortly and can be bought from Gayfield or directly from the Malawi ...

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  14. Landriani's eudiometerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Chemistry World

    ... It is commonly assumed that this miasmatic theory was finally caught in the pincers of John Snow's map of the cholera outbreak in London, and Robert Koch and Louis Pasteur's germ theory . But chemists played a huge role too as they slowly unravelled ...

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  15. On Native GroundIT Can't Be Denied: the U.S. is Guilty of TortureRead the original story

    Dec 11, 2014 | American Reporter

    ... that would prevent the disease - safe drinking water and improved sanitation - don't exist in too many places. Cholera, HIV/AIDS and malaria just as disproportionately deadly. Chaos kills, too. Whether it is political chaos - when governments fail ...

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  16. SA to the rescue in MalawiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Iol.co.za

    ... team treated 120 people for dysentery. They are however concerned by the rise of diseases such as malaria and cholera brought on by the still water. Rescue South Africa members from left, Sarel Lodewyk Pretorius, George Vosloo, Marius du Toit, Peter ...

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  17. Here's why you should pay your IWK billRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | The Star Online

    ... had serious public health implications as untreated sewage found its way into water wells and rivers, resulting in cholera and dysentery outbreaks. The waterways turned into open drains and were covered or piped, and the wastewater was transported ...

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  18. Sooty and sweep: how the Victorians cleaned up the countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | New Statesman

    In 1849 the journalist Henry Mayhew visited the "cholera district of Bermondsey". There, he met a barber in his shop.

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  19. On Being Right About Right or WrongRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Ukiah Blog Live

    ... I argue that if you agree that it is better that millions of people no longer die of yellow fever and smallpox, cholera and bronchitis, dysentery and diarrhea, consumption and tuberculosis, measles and mumps, gangrene and gastritis, and many other ...

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  20. Taps Run Dry in Malawian City as Floods Cripple Water PlantRead the original story

    Jan 28, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... loss of potable water supplies to most of Blantyre, a city of about 900,000, and fears of a large-scale outbreak of cholera and other waterborne diseases. Thousands of city residents spend their days walking the streets in search of drinking water, ...

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