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  1. Doctors Warn Against Dried FishRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Ghanamma.com

    ... public toilet facilities in some of the places they visited, leading to open defecation, which he said, resulted in cholera and other communicable diseases. The team, known as the Heart Doctors, arrived in Ghana on October 15, and embarked on a ...

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  2. Ebola Risks Lead to Class CancellationRead the original story

    Oct 29, 2014 | The Times-Delphic

    ... transportation and health care, infrastructure can be tested and deteriorate quickly a Ghana is currently managing a cholera outbreak, so any threat of Ebola would exacerbate any infrastructure issues they may already be facing." With increased ...

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  3. SAIL Heart & Health Pavillion in Perfect Health Mela 2014 - a Boon for heart patientsRead the original story

    Oct 28, 2014 | PR Log

    ... that by improving the cleanliness of the country, several leading diseases such as dengue, typhoid, malaria and cholera can be eliminated. The Perfect Health Mela was jointly organized by the Heart Care Foundation of India, SAIL, MTNL, NDMC and the ...

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  4. Perfect Health Mela 2014 - a boon for heart patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Merinews

    The 21st MTNL Perfect Health Mela, which took place a few weeks ago in Delhi's Talkatora Indoor Stadium were focused on the theme "Swach Bharat, Swasth Bharat". The main philosophy behind this focus emphasized that by improving the cleanliness of the country, several diseases such as dengue, typhoid, malaria and cholera can be eliminated.

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  5. Ebola Spreading, or No Problem?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | American Thinker

    ... in close contact with so many potentially sick Liberians in the emergency room? Some of them might have had malaria, cholera, or the flu; odds are that some would have Ebola, too. As shocking as it was to hear that he treated people in Liberia ...

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  6. Reports from Cuba: What happens if Ebola comes to Cuba?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Babalu Blog

    ... for the African countries flogged by the epidemic. Let's remember the possibility that it was that route used by cholera to reappear in our country, imported from Haiti after an absence of 120 years, and not to mention the everlasting dengue fever. ...

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  7. Ebola and big data: Call for helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | The Economist

    ... to government health warnings during Mexico's swine-flu epidemic in 2009. Models of population movements during a cholera outbreak in Haiti following the earthquake in 2010 used CDRs and provided the best estimates of where aid was most needed. ...

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  8. Ebola and big data: Waiting on holdRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | The Economist

    ... For instance, a study conducted by the Karolinska Institute, in Stockholm, in the wake of the earthquake and cholera outbreak in Haiti in 2010, used CDRs from almost 2m subscribers, gathered over the course of 200 days, to provide a more accurate ...

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  9. South Sudan Crisis Threatens DevelopmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Voice of America

    A South Sudanese woman suffering from cholera lies on a bed at Juba Teaching Hospital in Juba, May 27, 2014. Hospital General Director Wani Lolik Lado recently took a reporter through a male ward where patients lined up in beds in an open room were being treated under rotating ceiling fans.

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  10. Ebola: Winning a battle but losing the war?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Al Jazeera

    ... The government also redirected many of the resources that were already in place, to deal with things like polio and cholera. It is raising questions about where the fight against Ebola should be concentrated: On experimental and expensive vaccines - ...

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  11. Why We had to have an Ebola Czar: The CDC's Dr. Talk Good. His...Read the original story

    Oct 22, 2014 | Instapundit.com

    ... that arena owed a great debt to the English epidemiologist John Snow, who correctly deduced that the London cholera epidemic of 1854 was caused by contaminated water from the Broad Street pump. Shutting down the pump not only stemmed the tide of the ...

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  12. Can the world please follow Cuba's lead on Ebola - EditorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Jamaica Observer

    ... doctors. Cuba has a long tradition of dispatching doctors and nurses to disaster areas abroad, for example treating cholera patients in the aftermath of Haiti's earthquake in 2010. Cuba even offered to send a team of doctors in the aftermath of ...

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  13. What Is Environmental Engineering?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Live Science

    ... large-scale municipal sanitary sewer system in London in the mid-19th century. This was prompted by a series of cholera epidemics, as well as a persistent unbearable stench, that were attributed to the discharge of raw sewage into the Thames River, ...

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  14. Have we passed peak Ebola?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Crofs Blogs

    ... from one Big Threat to the next Big Threat, and how thoroughly the old Big Threat is forgotten. People still die of cholera in Haiti, but no one's cared about them in almost four years. And that's what worries me about the drop in traffic: not the ...

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  15. Antifungal and Antibacterial Activities of Endemic Pittocaulon. spp. from MexicoRead the original story

    Oct 21, 2014 | CiteULike

    To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document. Abstract Extracts from Pittocaulon.

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  16. Emerging Epigenetic Maps in Atherosclerosis [Editorials]Read the original story

    Oct 21, 2014 | Circulation

    ... in medicine and biology. Early anatomists detailed the inner structures of the human body. By simply mapping cholera deaths in London in 1854, Dr John Snow established that the disease was spread by contaminated water and not by air, as had been ...

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    Oct 21, 2014 | Prince George Citizen

    ... PBS series How We Got To Now, the brave Dr. John Snow visited the worst-hit London neighbourhoods of an 1854 cholera outbreak. His map of where the cases were showed how proximity to the local water supply was the common denominator and how the ...

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  18. What a Past Epidemic Teaches Us About Ebola: Lessons from the cholera scare of 1892Read the original story

    Oct 21, 2014 | ImmigrationProf Blog

    ... to manage the contagious crisis. No, I'm not talking about the Ebola crisis of 2014. I'm talking about Asiastic cholera crisis of 1892-an afterthought in the history books, but a story that offers some valuable lessons for today. It's been more than ...

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  19. Rational altruism against EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Switched

    It may seem surprising that there has been a deluge of international press coverage of the recent outbreak of Ebolavirus: In fact, this disease where it does occur, unlike many others, starting with cholera, causes many fewer deaths. Its media impact, though, is justified on the basis of its appalling aspect, by the absence of vaccines or drugs and by the fact that it can become even more scary, and soon affect our countries.

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  20. Nine renowned doctors nominated to join 'Swachch Bharat Campaign'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Merinews

    ... by improving the cleanliness of the country several leading diseases such as dengue, typhoid, malaria, Jaundice and cholera can be eliminated. One key feature of this year's event included a live telemedicine facility set up by Medanta ? the ...

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