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What the UN must do to wipe out cholera in Haiti


The Boston Globe - Aug 22, 2016
It is not enough that the United Nations is finally beginning to acknowledge its involvement in the lethal cholera epidemic in Haiti. Now it must urgently do everything in its power to eliminate cholera in Haiti before thousands more die. Cholera was ...
 

Americas|UN to Provide 'Material Assistance' to Haiti Cholera Victims


New York Times - Aug 19, 2016
The statement from deputy spokesman Farhan Haq follows Thursday's statement in which the U.N. said for the first time that it was involved in the introduction of cholera to Haiti and needs to do "much more" to end the suffering of those who contracted ...
 

EDCD weighs vaccination against cholera


Republica - Aug 21, 2016
KATHMANDU, Aug 22: Epidemiology and Disease Control Division (EDCD) of the Department of Health Services (DoHS) has said that it is considering administering cholera vaccine to the people living in the highly affected areas of Lalitpur, where the ...
 

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The Ghost Map: The Story of London's Most Terrifying Epidemic--and How It Changed Science, Cities, and the Modern World


by: Steven Johnson
A National Bestseller, a New York Times Notable Book, and an Entertainment Weekly Best Book of the Year

It's the summer of 1854, and London is just emerging as one of the first modern cities in the world. But lacking the infrastructure-garbage removal, clean water, sewers-necessary to support its rapidly expanding population, the city has become the perfect breeding ground for a terrifying disease no one knows how to cure. As the cholera outbreak takes hold, a physician and a local curate are spurred to action-and ultimately solve the most pressing medical riddle of their time.
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Love in the Time of Cholera


by: Gabriel Garcia Marquez
In their youth, Florentino Ariza and Fermina Daza fall passionately in love. When Fermina eventually chooses to marry a wealthy, well-born doctor, Florentino is devastated, but he is a romantic. As he rises in his business career he whiles away the years in 622 affairs--yet he reserves his heart for Fermina. Her husband dies at last, and Florentino purposefully attends the funeral. Fifty years, nine months, and four days after he first declared his love for Fermina, he will do so again.
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Pandemic: Tracking Contagions, from Cholera to Ebola and Beyond


by: Sonia Shah

Scientists agree that a pathogen is likely to cause a global pandemic in the near future. But which one? And how?

Over the past fifty years, more than three hundred infectious diseases have either newly emerged or reemerged, appearing in territories where they’ve never been seen before. Ninety percent of epidemiologists expect that one of them will cause a deadly pandemic sometime in the next two generations. It could be Ebola, avian flu, a drug-resistant superbug, or something completely new.
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The Story of Cholera


A short animated film produced by the Global Health Media Project http://globalhealthmedia.org in collaboration with Yoni Goodman http://yonigoodman.com.
 

Cholera Video


DSST Senior Project Video 2011.
 

UNICEF GHANA - Cholera animation


The animation on cholera is being produced with the objectives to cover transmission, prevention, signs, and care in a simple and accessible way. The rationale ...
 

What is cholera?


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Cholera ' Get Facts about Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment


Cholera ' Get Facts about Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment Cholera is an infectious disease that causes severe watery diarrhea, which can lead to ...