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  1. Review: a The Secret Gardena @...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    ... healing and renewal, with the story of a strong-willed British girl sent from India, where her parents died in a cholera epidemic, to her uncle's lonely old house in the remote English moors. The musical, first produced on Broadway in 1991, is based ...

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  2. We are not the poorest district in Ghana-Karaga MPRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2014 | Ghanamma.com

    ... personnel in Karaga were on top of issues. According to him, there are health posts in Accra which have recorded cholera and maternal deaths. These, he says have not been recorded at Karaga. He opined that if the report was to show that the District ...

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  3. Long-term health defects in Peru's children directly associated with El NinoRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2014 | Medical News Today

    ... 2-7 years and spells disaster and disease for many. It is commonly linked to epidemics of malaria , dengue fever , cholera and diarrhoea . El Nino affects more than four times the rate affected by natural disasters. The northern coastline of Peru ...

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  4. Ebola outbreak: A 'last battle' to stop deadly disease as experts warn against complacencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2014 | The Independent

    ... four litres or more a day - of fluids containing added salts. Oral re-hydration is standard supportive treatment in cholera outbreaks and diarrhoeal disease across the globe, keeping the patient alive while their body fights the infection. But ...

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  5. To Halt Ebola's Spread, Researchers Race for DataRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2014 | Discover

    ... localized level. Phone data stripped of users' identities helped researchers understand past epidemics including the cholera outbreak following the 2010 Haiti earthquake. Researchers involved in the Swedish non-profit organization Flowminder have ...

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  6. Identity of Polish 'vampires' revealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2014 | Fox News

    To make sure certain people didn't rise from the grave to feast on the living, villagers in 17th- and 18th-century Poland buried them with sickles across their throats or rocks in their jaws, and researchers think they now know why. According to a study published in PLoS ONE , the suspected vampires were not immigrants to the area but locals who probably perished in the cholera epidemics that swept the region at the time.

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  7. Rentokil provides Expert Advice on How to Keep Flies away during the Warmer MonthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2014 | PRWeb

    ... up dissolved food, in the process transmitting bacteria and pathogens. Flies can transmit diseases such as typhoid, cholera, dysentery, tuberculosis, anthrax and paralytic worms. It is therefore wise to get rid of them as soon as possible as not ...

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  8. Study uncovers unusual vampire burial practicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2014 | Seattle Times

    ... and very old. So researchers have suggested the cemetery was a general burial zone that perhaps experienced waves of cholera deaths. Long before the advent of the germ theory of disease, a mysterious and deadly epidemic probably was attributed to ...

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  9. Haiti: Peak in number of suspected cholera casesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2014 | Crofs Blogs

    According to the latest figures from the Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs of the UN , the cholera epidemic in Haiti has generated 712.330 suspected or proven since its inception in October 2010, and an estimated 8,655 deaths ) from October 2010 to 31 October 2014. From January 1 to October 31, 2014, 14.869 cases suspected or proven and 132 deaths have been recorded by the MSPP.

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  10. Is Accra Winning The War Against Cholera? Mayor's Action Leaves Victims DevastatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2014 | Ghanamma.com

    ... discovery of sachet water and issues relating to rural urban migration. As a result of this, notable disease like cholera has been on the rise and several human lives have been lost as a result of the country's poor sanitation. In the midst of the ...

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  11. Germany: Ebola-ready jet prepared for takeoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2014 | Crofs Blogs

    ... the German pioneer of microbiology. Koch is best known for his work in identifying what causes tuberculosis and cholera. He also discovered how anthrax turns deadly. Germany has 10 Ebola beds in hospitals across the country. The most recent patient ...

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  12. Ethiopia: To Cut Climate Emissions and Pollution, Ethiopia Harnesses SewageRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    ... treatment today leads to problems with the safety of drinking water, and could spell outbreaks of diseases such as cholera if not properly dealt with. AAWSA, which is struggling to keep up with the city's waste disposal needs, is currently expanding ...

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  13. Almost two billion people use water contaminated by faecesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2014 | Daily Times

    LONDON: Nearly two billion people use water contaminated by faeces, posing a global health risk despite billions of dollars spent on sanitation, said a report published on Wednesday. One in seven people, mostly poor and living in rural areas, still defecates in the open, contaminating water and creating a breeding ground for diarrhea, cholera, dysentery and typhoid.

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  14. 'Florencia' makes undemanding return to L.A. OperaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2014 | The Wave

    ... and a host/river spirit all filling in slots in the storyline. The events along the way - a storm, a man overboard, cholera - are not unexpected. The ending is anticlimactic. Yet it all moves along pleasantly and sensibly enough, if a little bit ...

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  15. Mahama directs MMDAs to enforce sanitation by-lawsRead the original story

    Nov 22, 2014 | GhanaWeb

    President John Dramani Mahama, on Saturday, directed that no Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies should provide permits to developers whose projects do not include toilet facilities in their building plans. He said it was unacceptable for a country that gained independence almost 60 years ago to still experience preventable diseases, such as cholera.

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  16. The Ebola menace: The need for an integrated medical system in...Read the original story

    Aug 31, 2011 | Nigeriaworld

    ... Like in previous cases of biomedical emergencies, such as during the heydays of Influenza, smallpox, tuberculosis, cholera and HIV/AID, the Ebola outbreak in West Africa is once again portraying Sub-Saharan Africa as the global zone of helplessness, ...

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  17. A new coat of paint can lighten up the smallest, darkest room: The PecksRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2014 | The Oregonian

    ... was painted a color that made it dark and unwelcoming. But there I was the other day, deep into "Love in the Time of Cholera" (or it might have been the "Things You Never Knew Existed" catalog, which is a bit misnamed, since I already knew a ...

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  18. VHP is doing something in Delhi that Modi never hasRead the original story

    Nov 21, 2014 | Rediff.com

    ... Congress, said India's degeneration had started with "Islamic invasion". "Poverty and diseases such as malaria and cholera spread during the Muslim rule," he added. Image: (From left) RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat; Tibetan spiritual leader, the Dalai ...

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  19. Ethiopia harnesses sewage to cut climate emissions, pollution - Saturday, 22 November 2014 06:08Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | Walta Information Centre

    ... treatment today leads to problems with the safety of drinking water, and could spell outbreaks of diseases such as cholera if not properly dealt with. AAWSA, which is struggling to keep up with the city's waste disposal needs, is currently expanding ...

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  20. To cut climate emissions and pollution, Ethiopia harnesses sewageRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | AlertNet

    ... treatment today leads to problems with the safety of drinking water, and could spell outbreaks of diseases such as cholera if not properly dealt with. AAWSA, which is struggling to keep up with the city's waste disposal needs, is currently expanding ...

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