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  1. Cuba confirms Chikungunya fever casesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    ... in Haiti and the Dominican Republic since then. Cuban doctors already are facing new outbreaks of dengue and cholera during the summer season, when mosquitoes spread dengue and the rains flood latrines and help to spread cholera. The brief Health ...

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  2. Mosquito-borne virus Chikungunya may have arrived in CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    Cuban doctors already facing outbreaks of dengue and cholera are now reporting the island's first cases of Chikungunya, a painful, mosquito-borne fever spreading across the Caribbean, according to an independent journalist.

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  3. Accra ready to tackle sanitation and drainage problems - Oko VanderpuijeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | Ghanamma.com

    ... hit with enormous sanitary issues over the years which often result in the outbreak of diseases such as malaria and cholera. Earlier this month, residents of Glefe and some parts of the capital were forced out of their homes due to the incessant ...

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  4. Cuba's inept healthcare system offers little hope for Cubans as ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | Babalu Blog

    ... and corrupt healthcare system, which is already reeling from its losing battle against third-world illnesses such as cholera and dengue, now faces the arrival of Chikungunya fever to the island. The Cuban Ministry of Health has confirmed the first ...

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  5. Cochrane Review -- Effectiveness of antimicrobial drugs to treat choleraRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2014 | EurekAlert!

    Researchers from the Cochrane Infectious Diseases Group, co-ordinated through the editorial base in LSTM, conducted an independent review of the effects of treating cholera with antimicrobial drugs, published in The Cochrane Library today.

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  6. Unlocking therapeutic potential of SLC13 transportersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2014 | Science Daily

    ... obtained high-resolution structure of VcINDY -- a member of the SLC13 family found in the bacteria that causes cholera -- has provided key structural insights, but understanding how these transporters function at the cellular level remains a ...

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  7. IRAQ: 'Crisis on top of a crisis' as food, water become scarce in upheavalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2014 | Catholic.org

    ... of healthcare," the medical charity said earlier this week. There are increased worries about the heightened risk of cholera and measles due to poor living conditions here. Both the British Red Cross and Christian Aid have launched emergency appeals ...

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  8. South Sudan: World's newest nation now completely dependent on othersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2014 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... facing a collapsing economy, a massive increase in internally displaced persons and refugees, possible famine, and a cholera outbreak. The country's economy has fallen drastically in recent months. This is due in large part to its reliance on oil, ...

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  9. OmpU as a biomarker for rapid discrimination between toxigenic and...Read the original story

    Jun 18, 2014 | BioMed Central

    Cholera is an acute diarrheal disease caused by Vibrio cholerae. Outbreaks are caused by a genetically homogenous group of strains from serogroup O1 or O139 that are able to produce the cholera toxin.

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  10. Survival Gear Review: The Platypus GravityWorks 2.0L Water FilterRead the original story

    May 30, 2014 | Outdoor Life

    ... and protozoa. This includes the removal of 99.9 percent of giardia, cryptosporidium, e. coli, salmonella, and cholera. - The in-line clip allows you to stop the flow, effectively giving you clean running water on demand. - It's made in the USA. ...

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  11. Urgent need for food, shelter as Iraq faces new crisisRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2014 | AlertNet

    ... in need of healthcare," the medical charity said on Tuesday, adding that it was worried about the heightened risk of cholera or measles due to poor living conditions. Both the British Red Cross and Christian Aid have launched emergency appeals for ...

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  12. Grant to PATH will fund research at SLU's Center for World Health and MedicineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2014 | EurekAlert!

    Marvin Meyer, Ph.D., director of medicinal chemistry for the Center for World Health and Medicine is one of SLU's lead researchers on the project.

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  13. Research explores links between planet's health and human healthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2014 | Medical News

    ... as the most vulnerable of all age groups to water-related health risks rising with climate variability - including cholera , typhoid , acute diarrhea, and dysentery . The study warns that changes in climate worldwide and the variability of intensive ...

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  14. Multiplex genome editing by natural transformationRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2014 | CiteULike

    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences , Vol. 111, No. 24. , pp. 8937-8942, doi:10.1073/pnas.1406478111 Editing bacterial genomes is an essential tool in research and synthetic biology applications.

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  15. Recently Released Market Study: Bottled Water in IndonesiaRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2014 | SBWire

    ... away from home. Increasing health awareness among consumers, especially following the review period outburst of cholera epidemics led consumers to be more careful about water consumed away from home. An increasing number of urban families purchased ...

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  16. Characterization of the Cell Surface Properties of Drinking Water...Read the original story

    Jun 17, 2014 | U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

    EPA Home A Science Inventory A Characterization of the Cell Surface Properties of Drinking Water Pathogens by Microbial Adhesion ot Hydrocarbn and Electrophoretic Mobility Measurements Popovici, J., C. White, J. Hoelle, AND D. Lytle.

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  17. Nigeria: Cholera and the systemic collapseRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2014 | Crofs Blogs

    For more than four decades, cholera has been a recurring incident in Nigeria. In most instances, the disease has led to the death of thousands of our people, especially children.

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  18. Mosquito-borne virus Chikungunya may have arrived in CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    Cuban doctors already facing outbreaks of dengue and cholera are now reporting the island's first cases of Chikungunya, a painful, mosquito-borne fever spreading across the Caribbean, according to an independent journalist.

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  19. Why is water tank cleaning so important?Read the original story

    Jun 11, 2014 | PR Log

    ... population could have trouble finding enough fresh water for drinking and irrigationa 3. Water-borne diseases like cholera, typhoid fever, diarrhea, hepatitis are preventable diseases if safe drinking water is provided to human kind. 4. A recent ...

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  20. South Sudanese Refugees in Ethiopia: Emergency requires special mobilizationRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2014 | In-depth Africa

    ... accept a deployment that improves day by day but is never adequate to turn the epidemiological situation around. A cholera epidemic is underway in South Sudan's Jonglei state, which borders the Gambella region. How will MSF respond? MSF has proposed ...

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