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  1. UN moves to bring climate information into health planningRead the original story

    Jul 8, 2014 | AlertNet

    ... to prepare better for weather-driven health emergencies and shifting outbreaks of climate-linked diseases such as cholera and dengue fever. The new office aims to bridge the gap between the health and climate services communities, which have not ...

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  2. New UN force on climate impacts on healthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2014 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... have warned that floods, droughts, storms and rising seas will encourage diseases such as malaria, dengue and cholera, as well as heat sickness, homelessness and hunger. The new unit set up by the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) and World ...

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  3. QRC opens office in Bangui to launch QR7.35m projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2014 | The Peninsula

    ... and improve health conditions of patients; prevent epidemics and communicable diseases such as malaria, measles, and cholera; eliminate the deficit in medical workers at hospitals and mobile clinics; and open and operate health centres in affected ...

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

    Dec 6, 2010 | Examiner.com

    ... 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 ...

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  5. 900 patients admitted in PIMS in RamazanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2014 | The Nation

    Islamabad- At least 900 people have arrived in PIMS hospital complaining of cholera, acidity and diarrhea.

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  6. Antimicrobial nanosilver filters for safe waterRead the original story

    Jul 7, 2014 | Nanotechweb.org

    ... agents for centuries. In such a way, contaminated water can be purified preventing common illnesses such as cholera or gastroenteritis. This provides a cheap, safe, portable and easy-to-use water-purification system. The team uses a set of ...

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  7. How to Tell Signs and Symptoms of Ebola VirusRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2014 | International Business Times

    ... signs and symptoms. Diagnostic tests will determine and rule out problems like typhoid fever, malaria, meningitis, cholera and hepatitis. The ELISA test will check the tissues and blood to single out Ebola virus. The person has to be kept in ...

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  8. South America Gears Up for El NinoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    ... chance of landslides. During El NiA o agriculture, infrastructure, housing, and health, such as outbreaks of cholera and other water-borne diseases, are vastly affected. There will also be a shift in nutrient-rich ocean currents that lure fish, ...

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  9. Descendant of early Bytown settler hopes to learn from remainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2014 | Canada.com

    ... Handwritten Anglican records state Hardy was buried on Nov. 19, 1835. No cause of death is given but childbirth and cholera are causes Grant has considered. Another mystery is where Hardy's remains are now. Grant knew Hardy and possibly other ...

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  10. 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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  11. Canada: Victoria doctor off to aid Ebola victims in West AfricaRead the original story

    Jul 6, 2014 | Crofs Blogs

    ... organization, Marthyman went to the Philippines after typhoon Haiyan in 2013 and Haiti in 2010 following a cholera outbreak. The outbreak of Ebola virus disease originated in Guinea in February, then spread to Liberia and Sierra Leone. According to ...

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  12. Mindanao newsbits for July 6, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2014 | Manila Bulletin

    ... solemn activities. These were also staged to express gratitude to all who came to their rescue at the height of the cholera outbreak last May, which affected hundreds. Alim acknowledged the "relentless" support of the provincial government led by ...

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  13. Tourist Season A Washout In Annexed CrimeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2014 | Weekday Magazine

    ... in the summer." "There's no one there," laments Zaitseva. "The last time this happened was in 1970, when we had a cholera epidemic." According to Crimea's Resort and Tourism Ministry, the flow of vacationers dropped 35 percent in the first half of ...

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  14. S. Sudan battles cholera after 14 deaths, 272 infectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2014 | TurkishPress.com

    South Sudanese authorities are battling to contain a possible cholera outbreak, with 14 deaths and 272 infections confirmed so far.

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  15. Cholera: Fighting Fire with FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2014 | Science, Industry and Business

    Cholera against cholera: a novel inhibitor prevents the cholera toxin from binding to carbohydrates found on the surface of intestinal cells.

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  16. Sting menace to fog out in NovemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2014 | The Telegraph

    ... increase. While the former can be defined as diseases caused owing to mosquito bites, including malaria, kala-azar, cholera and dengue, the latter are caused because of contaminated drinking water. It includes gastroenteritis, diarrhoea, vomiting, ...

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  17. Death toll from cholera outbreak hits 63 in S.Sudan: WHORead the original story

    Jun 30, 2014 | Xinhuanet

    The World Health Organization said it has intensified its response to the cholera outbreak in South Sudan after 63 people have lost their lives and 2,340 people treated for the disease.

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  18. Nepal: Rautahat cholera epidemic unabated for last 3 monthsRead the original story

    Jun 29, 2014 | Crofs Blogs

    KATHMANDU, June 29 : Floodwater generally triggers waterborne disease like cholera, jaundice, typhoid and several others, but officials with Epidemiology and Disease Control Division of the Department of Health Services have been expecting massive flood, which they said that can be appropriate means to control the cholera epidemic.

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  19. Slaying bacteria with their own weaponsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | Science Daily

    ... antibiotics inside a bacterium's cell membrane. A siderophore called fluvibactin made by the bacterium Vibrio cholera (blue structure) that has bound an iron atom (pink sphere). Credit: Generated using PDB file 4K19 (Allred, B. E.; Correnti, C.; ...

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  20. 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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