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U.N. Agencies Appealing for $20 Million to Contain Outbreak of Cholera in Sudan

U.N. agencies are appealing for $20 million to contain an outbreak of cholera in Sudan. Since the cholera outbreak was declared on Sept. 8 in...

World Health Organization Reports Oral Cholera Vaccine Campaign to Stem Cholera Outbreak in Sudan

The World Health Organization reports an oral cholera vaccine campaign later this month is only one of a number of actions it will implement...

UN: Cholera Cases in Yemen Increased to 4,60,000

The U.N. says over 460,000 suspected cholera cases have been recorded in war-battered Yemen so far this year — a sharp rise from the...

Jump in Cholera Cases in Kenya’s Capital: Hospital

The Kenyan capital has experienced a jump in cholera cases, one of the city's top hospitals said on Tuesday, adding that eight of its...

Zimbabwe Government Aid in The Cholera Outbreak By Pledging Money

Zimbabwe’s president, Emmerson Mnangagwa, says his government will assist municipalities struggling to fight a cholera outbreak that has killed 32 people and affected more...

Zimbabwe Officials Trying to Fight Cholera Clash With Street Vendors

Zimbabwe police Sunday clashed with vendors who were resisting being removed from streets as part of the country’s efforts to fight the cholera outbreak,...

Authorities In Zimbabwe Face Drug-Resistant Cholera Bacteria

The United Nations says it is hopeful Zimbabwe will soon contain an outbreak of cholera that has killed more than two dozen people. Efforts...

After 20 Deaths Due To Cholera in Zimbabwe, Emergency Declared

A cholera emergency has been declared in Zimbabwe's capital after 20 people have died, the health minister said Tuesday. The deaths in Harare have many...

Harare, Zimbabwe Suffers From Cholera Outbreak

 Lizzy Maupa uses a bucket to transfer water she used to bathe from her tub to her toilet. She has a four-week-old baby and a...

Algeria Confirmed To Be Hit With Cholera Epidemic

Algerian health authorities claim the situation is under control after a cholera epidemic in at least four provinces caused more than 60 confirmed cases...

Drinking Iced Tea Linked to Cholera Risk in Endemic Countries

Drinking iced tea may increase risk of cholera in endemic countries because Vibrio cholerae, the bacteria which spreads the disease, might be present in...

Cameroon: Cholera Outbreak Claims a Dozen Lives

A cholera outbreak in Cameroon has claimed at least a dozen lives. Hundreds of people have been rushed to several hospitals in the central...

Two New Ways To Prevent Cholera: Microbes Fighting Microbes

Two promising new ways to prevent cholera are on the horizon. One is an entirely new kind of vaccine. The other is as simple...

Civil War, Cholera and Severe Food Shortage Make Yemen World’s Largest Humanitarian Crisis ; UN calls it ‘Man-made Catastrophe’

UN report asserts that the sufferings of people after years of civil war in Yemen are man-made The report asserts that Yemen is...

Why Cholera Still Kills in Haiti? Dirty Job and Unhygienic Environment likely to be the prime Causes

PORT-AU-PRINCE, HAITI, December 31, 2016-  The men strip off their clothes, wrap themselves in rags and plug their nostrils with tobacco to hide the stench....

Fighting Cholera Urgent Part of Haiti’s Hurricane Recovery, say Doctors

October 12, 2016: As Haiti continues to count its dead and assess damage following devastating Hurricane Matthew, doctors and public health officers warn the...

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