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  1. Memorial for 1864 South Yorkshire flood victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2014 | Doncaster Free Press

    ... place a century and a half ago, with no guarantee of safe drinking water and continual threat of disease such as cholera. Sheffield itself suffered a number of well documented cholera outbreaks. This led to the demand for safe drinking water and ...


  2. US provides $40 million to tackle infectious diseasesRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2014 | SciDev.Net

    ... in the capital, where a range of diseases and pathogens including Ebola virus, HIV , drug-resistant tuberculosis and cholera can be diagnosed. Human capital was the CDC's focus in Vietnam, where 30 health officials received laboratory training in ...


  3. Infectious diseases kill 1,132 in China in FebruaryRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2014 | The Peninsula

    ... Family Planning Commission announced on Friday. No cases of Class-A infectious diseases were reported. Plague and cholera are categorized as Class A, the most serious category. It added that category C infectious diseases claimed 28 lives in ...


  4. Soapbox: Your plumber is your security force for safe waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2014 | Fort Collins Coloradoan

    The story of this public heath advancement blends science and drama. The mystery of a 1850s cholera outbreak was solved in London by John Snow, a physician and early leader in epidemiology.


  5. What is health and what is disease? (Part IV) What can we know to take action ourselves?Read the original story

    Feb 6, 2014 | Robert Paterson's Weblog

    ... local host populations offer an ideal environment for an epidemic of malaria or any disease that is water born. Cholera and Typhoid use water as a vector. Poor water systems poor sewage disposal and large concentrated host populations offer the ...


  6. Wells of Life supplies living water to Uganda and spiritual water to AmericaRead the original story

    Oct 22, 2013 |

    ... thirty known water-borne diseases varying from bacterial, viral and parasitic infections, including typhoid fever, cholera, and dysentery. Diarrheal disease is responsible for the deaths of 1.8 million people every year. It is estimated that 88 ...


  7. More Read the original story

    Mar 9, 2014 | WLBT-TV Jackson

    ... should be all you need. Africa, Asia and Latin America, however, require you to show a vaccination certificate for cholera, yellow fever, typhoid and others (such as Malaria). Some foreign countries even insist you be tested for HIV. (This applies ...


  8. Decentering FreedomRead the original story

    Mar 7, 2014 | Savage Minds

    ... Priceless epidemiological information on a range of diseases - malaria, smallpox, yellow fever, dysentery, typhoid, cholera, and so on - was gleaned from the bodies of the dying and the dead. you can see how doctors dealing with the slave trade ...


  9. High-Salt Preadaptation of Vibrio parahaemolyticus Enhances Survival...Read the original story

    Mar 7, 2014 | CiteULike

    Journal of food protection , Vol. 77, No. 2. , pp. 246-253, doi:10.4315/0362-028x.jfp-13-241 Adaptation to changing environmental conditions is an important strategy for survival of foodborne bacterial pathogens.


  10. Use of phoA gene fusions to identify a pilus colonization factor...Read the original story

    Mar 7, 2014 | CiteULike

    ... with the pilins produced by several other pathogenic bacteria. The TcpA pilus was coordinately expressed with cholera toxin under various culture conditions, and this effect appeared to be dependent on the transcriptional activator encoded by the ...


  11. For women in Haiti, access to clean water inspires changeRead the original story

    Mar 7, 2014 | AlertNet

    ... community west of Port-au-Prince, to provide clean water and hygiene education. For a community hit hard by the cholera epidemic that swept across Haiti in the wake of the 2010 earthquake, such access saves lives every day. It's a well-known fact ...


  12. Labour backs Kaduna health workers strike, cholera hits LGsRead the original story

    Mar 7, 2014 |

    The Kaduna State Council of the Nigeria Labour Congress on Friday threw its weight behind the industrial action embarked upon by health workers in the state.


  13. Environmental and Food Safety Aspects of Escherichia coli O157:H7 Infections in CattleRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2014 | CiteULike

    ... consideration of other independent, environmental sources of this microbe seems appropriate. The natural ecology of cholera may serve as a useful environmental model for pursuing additional environmental research on the occurrence and transmission ...


  14. HIV/STI prevention program in Haiti is changing and saving livesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2014 | Science Daily

    ... on when someone chooses to drink again. Video provided by Newsy - Debate about the public health response to Haiti's cholera epidemic continues as the crisis enters its ninth month, with some experts arguing that a vaccination campaign in Haiti ...


  15. Atlanta-based CDC Responds to Cholera Outbreak in HaitiRead the original story

    Dec 6, 2010 |

    ... the camps sheltering Haiti 's earthquake survivors have deteriorated into slums that provide 'ripe conditions' for cholera . The unsanitary conditions in these tented camps give the water-borne disease fertile ground to grow and spread. Infected ...


  16. Adekoya Bolalade: Ogun's chronicle of maladministration - the sad story of Imagbon communityRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2014 | In-depth Africa

    ... local government council to lay their grievances. The community chief who was in tears revealed how he lost a son to cholera just three months ago as a result of the dirty water which is the only source of water for the community. A staff of the ...


  17. UN Official Calls for Cholera Compensation; UN Cholera Coordinator is ...Read the original story

    Mar 5, 2014 | Center for Economic and Policy Research

    ... over his post. As the BBC reports , Gallon called for "full compensation" for those who have been victims of the cholera epidemic in Haiti. Gallon added that, "The diplomatic difficulties around this question have to be resolved to stop the epidemic ...


  18. The UN, Haiti, and cholera: The Economist takes noteRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2014 | Crofs Blogs

    ... system. If the indictment of Haiti was unsurprising, less predictable was Mr Gallon's position on the country's cholera epidemic, which first broke out in 2010. More than 8,000 Haitians have since died from cholera, and nearly 700,000 more, or one ...


  19. 140 000 people to get cholera vaccine in South SudanRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2014 | Media Newswire

    WHO is working with the South Sudan Government and partners to provide vaccines to protect nearly 140 000 people living in temporary camps in South Sudan against cholera.


  20. Immune responseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2014 | The Economist

    ... system. If the indictment of Haiti was unsurprising, less predictable was Mr Gallon's position on the country's cholera epidemic, which first broke out in 2010. More than 8,000 Haitians have since died from cholera, and nearly 700,000 more, or one ...