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  1. ND officials say waterfowl deaths caused by avian choleraRead the original story

    Apr 6, 2015 | Washington Times

    North Dakota Game and Fish Department officials say the deaths of hundreds of geese at Nelson Lake in March were likely caused by a disease that spreads in areas where waterfowl congregate in last numbers. Wildlife veterinarian Dan Grove says the 600 waterfowl, primarily mallards and Canada geese, died as the result of avian cholera.


  2. The Secret GardenRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 |

    ... The movie is about a spoiled English girl living in 19th century India who, after losing both of her parents in a cholera epidemic, is sent back to England to live in a country mansion under the car of an uncle. However, the lord of the Manor turns ...


  3. Restrict antibiotics to medical use, or they will soon become ineffectiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | The Ecologist

    ... genes arising in aquaculture have been transferred to human-infecting bacteria. An outbreak of antibiotic-resistant cholera in Latin America in the 1990s was linked to the use of antibiotics in the Ecuadorean shrimp industry. Various other ...


  4. Start-up VenomAB aims to save livesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2015 | Financial Times

    Landmines, cholera and yellow fever regularly lead to high death tolls but all three are dwarfed by the impact of snake bites, which kill 5.5 million people each year. The deadly venom is a particular problem in Africa where less than 2 per cent of snake bite victims receive proper treatment.


  5. Non-profit group provides 'safe food' for rural schools in HaitiRead the original story

    Apr 5, 2015 | The Gleaner

    ... Haiti has faced a series of disasters over the past decade, including the massive earthquake and the unprecedented cholera epidemic of 2010. "Safe handling of food plays a vital role in preventing outbreaks of cholera and other food- and waterborne ...


  6. Inner lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | World Magazine

    ... trash collection, and clean water have successfully protected people from infectious diseases such as typhoid and cholera. But this also means people no longer encounter microorganisms that lived alongside humans for most of their history. Over many ...


  7. Prestea Huni/Valley District records four cholera casesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 |

    Bogoso, April 1, GNA - The Prestea Huni/Valley District in the Western Region has recorded four cholera cases at Bogoso and Prestea-Ankobra communities during the past three days. The victims comprise two females and two males, and three of them have been treated and discharged while fourth one is receiving treatment at the Prestea Government Hospital.


  8. Imagine Ballet Theatre to Present the Secret Garden, 4/17-18Read the original story

    Apr 1, 2015 |

    ... Secret Garden is the beloved story of Mary Lennox, a disagreeable eleven-year-old girl orphaned by the ravages of cholera in India. Mary is sent to live in the Moors of Yorkshire, England with her Uncle Archibald Craven. Mary's bad temper and ...


  9. Water, now food part of South Adams aid to HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | Journal Gazette

    ... problem. Baer had told students about the lack of safe water in Haiti, particularly after the earthquake and cholera outbreak there. A class project was born. And over the course of a year, students, divided into groups, applied what they knew, ...


  10. Water springs contaminatedRead the original story

    Mar 30, 2015 | Daily Monitor

    ... indicated that they are contaminated with faecal matter. The decision was made amid fears of possible typhoid and cholera outbreak. The municipality principal health inspector, Mr Andrew Bijja, said a survey conducted mid-March established that some ...


  11. As medical system struggles, risk of epidemic outbreak growsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | The Daily Star

    ... mayor of Sidon, Bizri said the resulting conditions have increased the chance of an outbreak of diseases such as cholera and hepatitis A, adding that there's only so much the existing infrastructure can handle. Studies from as far back as the '50s ...


  12. "Why Is It Hard To Get Pain Control Pills In India?"Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | Outlook

    ... the incredible accomplishment of eradication of polio. And over time, India has been able to treat and contain cholera, begin handling tuberculosis. People are living longer and better lives. But it's an unfinished agenda. Childbirth is still a ...


  13. Sierra Leone: Sierra Leone's Missing Ebola MillionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 |

    ... as has become the trend." Banduah said a similar misuse of funds is believed to have happened during the 2012 cholera outbreak, when a state of emergency was declared in Sierra Leone, but few inquiries were made. "Unfortunately this happens quite a ...


  14. Sierra Leone's missing Ebola millionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2015 | IRIN

    ... as has become the trend." Banduah said a similar misuse of funds is believed to have happened during the 2012 cholera outbreak, when a state of emergency was declared in Sierra Leone, but few inquiries were made. "Unfortunately this happens quite a ...


  15. 70-year-old Sun King Kee noodle shop makes way for Hong Kong URA project in CentralRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2015 | South China Morning Post

    ... he wanted to donate some of the items to a museum. A poster on a wall of the steaming kitchen reads: "Prevention of cholera. Avoid cross-contamination of raw and cooked foods." It is turning yellow, but the boss keeps it as a reminder to keep food ...


  16. Ebola outbreak leads to a 3 day quarantine in the Sierra LeoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 |

    ... epidemic started in the region. Sierra Leone suffers from continual epidemic outbreaks of other diseases, including: cholera, yellow fever, meningitis and malaria. The Ebola epidemic has hit the country the hardest. Founded by the British as a haven ...


  17. Sitting down with Howard MarkelRead the original story

    Mar 27, 2015 | The Yale Herald

    ... them, really boring stuff. And then I found these two 1892 epidemics. One was typhus in February and the second was cholera in September and both were blamed on Eastern European Jews. Now, I am of Eastern European heritage. I am Jewish and my ...


  18. Fight against another cholera outbreakRead the original story

    Mar 27, 2015 | GhanaWeb

    Members of the Young Urban Women project have appealed to Metropolitan, Municipal and District assemblies to put in measures to forestall an outbreak of cholera as the raining season approaches. The group, which was formed and sustained by Actionaid Ghana under its Young Urban Women: life Choices and livelihoods project, said people died needlessly during the 2014 cholera epidemic and appealed to all Ghanaians to help their assemblies keep the environment clean.


  19. Millions Face Health Crisis in SyriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | Voice of America

    ... says new cases of Hepatitis A are occurring every week because of the lack of safe water. Hoff also says she fears a cholera outbreak as temperatures rise. "Another issue is really linked to the vaccination coverage. It has dropped. It used to be ...


  20. Zimbabwe: Dispatches: Alert in a Time of CholeraRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 |

    ... will go away. But ignoring open defecation and fecally-contaminated water isn't a good idea. One reason for that is cholera. Recent news that the government of Zimbabwe is on alert for a cholera outbreak can actually be seen as progress - the worst ...