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  1. Help for Haiti: Marietta High students aim to build a community...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2015 | MDJonline.com

    ... creating a water collection and purification system to provide clean water. "They've had over 8,000 people die from cholera just since the earthquake (in 2010)," Grant said. Four shipping containers will be classrooms with an extended roof to ...

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  2. Cholera outbreaks stark reminder to get serious about sanitationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | AlertNet

    In this 2009 file photo Pascoa Maulate sits outside her home, with her grandchildren standing behind, in Manhaua, Quelimane, Zambezia, Mozambique. Credit: WaterAid/Eva-Lotta Jansson Cholera has resumed a deadly sweep through communities in Kenya and Mozambique, this month infecting nearly 1,300 people in just 24 hours: another stark reminder of the urgent need to address the lack of safe water and sanitation across the globe.

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  3. Swine flu alert in northeast India, two women test positiveRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    ... The official said that blood samples of four people, including the woman, were sent to the National Institute of Cholera and Enteric Diseases in Kolkata where one sample (of the woman) was found to be H1N1 positive. The woman is now under medical ...

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  4. Ancient Italian Churchyard Studied For Cholera DNARead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | International Business Times

    Cholera is a deadly disease. In the 1850s, a cholera epidemic swept the world. At the Badia Pozzeveri church cemetery near Lucca, Italy, archaeologists have exhumed skeletons of people who died in the cholera epidemic of the 1850s in Tuscany, where the epidemic wiped out 27,000 people.

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  5. CIDRAP: Cholera still issue despite Haiti's public health progressRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Crofs Blogs

    The public health infrastructure in Haiti has somewhat improved since the 2010 earthquake and the massive cholera outbreak that followed, but there's still a big shortfall in resources to improve the country's water and sanitation systems enough to eliminate the disease from the country, according to a report today in Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Repor t from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and Haiti's health ministry. Cholera cases have dropped from more than 352,000 in 2011 to just over 15,000 in 2014 through October.

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  6. Differential RNA-seq of Vibrio cholerae identifies the VqmR small RNA ...Read the original story

    Feb 19, 2015 | CiteULike

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  7. On Native GroundFREE Market Failures Fueled the Ebola EpidemicRead the original story

    Dec 7, 2014 | American Reporter

    ... that would prevent the disease - safe drinking water and improved sanitation - don't exist in too many places. Cholera, HIV/AIDS and malaria just as disproportionately deadly. Chaos kills, too. Whether it is political chaos - when governments fail ...

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  8. Italian Cemetery Provides Clues To Evolution Of CholeraRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2015 | Scientific Blogging

    A team of archaeologists and other researchers hope that an ancient graveyard in Italy can yield clues about the deadly bacterium that causes cholera. The researchers are excavating the graveyard surrounding the abandoned Badia Pozzeveri church in the Tuscany region of Italy.

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  9. Make roach pest control a priorityRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    ... reactions including skin conditions and respiratory problems, roaches are known to carry dangerous diseases such as cholera, diarrhea, dysentery, leprosy, plague, polio, and typhoid fever. Cleanliness is the first step in a roach prevention program. ...

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  10. Prince Charles visits London tunnels on anniversary of city's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | National Post

    ... the "Great Stink" of 1858, the system made to serve 2 million Londoners and help curb water-related diseases like cholera is now used by more than 6 million. That means about 39 million tons of excrement and waste spill into the Thames River every ...

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  11. Cholera in Yangon, Myanmar, 2012 - "2013Read the original story

    Feb 18, 2015 | Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    To the Editor: Vibrio cholerae O1, a causative agent of cholera, is classified into 2 biotypes, classical and El Tor. Since 1817, cholera has spread from the Indian subcontinent to other regions of the globe 7 times .

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  12. British Royalty Descends Into London Sewers to Mark AnniversaryRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... the "Great Stink" of 1858, the system made to serve 2 million Londoners and help curb water-related diseases like cholera is now used by more than 6 million. That means about 39 million tons of excrement and waste spill into the Thames River every ...

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  13. Six new swine flu cases in Kolkata, no deathsRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    ... B. R. Satpathi, director of health services, told IANS. Tests were being conducted at the National Institute of Cholera and Enteric Diseases (NICED) facility in Beleghata. "Additional positive cases might come in later today (Wednesday)," he said. ...

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  14. the Secret Garden Coming to Lincoln Center in 2016Read the original story

    Feb 16, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... 11) and Best Scenic Design ( Heidi Landesman ). The story follows Mary Lennox, a young British girl orphaned by a cholera outbreak and sent from India to Yorkshire, England, to live with relatives she has never met. She meets a young gardener and ...

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  15. Why there are long queues for waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | Daily Monitor

    ... Bank's Water and Sanitation Programme, an estimated Shs389b is lost annually in treating diseases such as diarrhoea, cholera, intestinal worms, bilharzia, trachoma, typhoid fever. These are diseases connected to coming in contact with contaminated ...

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  16. Italian cemeteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | RedOrbit

    An ancient graveyard in Italy that was home to victims of the 19th century cholera epidemic may shed new light on the bacterium responsible for the potentially life-threatening infection. Ohio State University professor of anthropology Clark Spencer Larsen and his colleagues are in the process of excavating the graveyard surrounding the now-abandoned Badia Pozzeveri church in Tuscany.

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  17. EU boosts humanitarian aid to a 156 million in 2015 to meet the increasing needs in the Sahel regionRead the original story

    Feb 16, 2015 | PressReleasePoint

    ... by the conflicts in northern Mali and Nigeria, as well as by the threat of epidemics such as Ebola, measles and cholera. Meanwhile, the Sahel region is still reeling from four consecutive food and nutrition crises (2005, 2008, 2010 and 2012). The ...

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  18. An Italian Cemetery May Provide Clues on Cholera's EvolutionRead the original story

    Feb 16, 2015 | Infection Control Today

    A team of archaeologists and other researchers hope that an ancient graveyard in Italy can yield clues about the deadly bacterium that causes cholera. The researchers are excavating the graveyard surrounding the abandoned Badia Pozzeveri church in the Tuscany region of Italy.

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  19. Over 150 million in EU aid to meet Sahel's growing food needsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | AlertNet

    ... by the conflicts in northern Mali and Nigeria, as well as by the threat of epidemics such as Ebola, measles and cholera. The Sahel region is still reeling from four consecutive food and nutrition crises. More than 5 million children are currently ...

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  20. Labone LEO Club presents gifts to Children's HospitalRead the original story

    Feb 16, 2015 | GhanaWeb

    ... 206 countries. He said the club indulged in monthly humanitarian services such as creating awareness on malaria and cholera, diabetes and HIV screening, donations and clean up exercises at orphanages, hospitals, and aged homes. "However, the ...

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