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Fighting Cholera with One Hand While Helping It with the Other

Fighting Cholera with One Hand While Helping It with the Other

[ 0 ] 2011-07-15 | |

Although Cholera outbreaks are a natural occurrence, the extent to which they affect the population is dependent upon human activities. In the last decade, numerous human activities have contributed to increase the rates of cholera infection worldwide. For the billions of poor, this is bad news.

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The Rising Risks of Cholera in Pakistan’s “Flood of the Century”

The Rising Risks of Cholera in Pakistan’s “Flood of the Century”

[ 0 ] 2010-08-15 | |

When floods happen, one of the most dangerous risks to the greatest number of people is the risk of Cholera. If untreated, the condition can rapidly be fatal so as the waters continue to remain high in Pakistan so do the risks of a Cholera pandemic.

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