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At least 42 people,
mainly children, have died in the last 24 hours from a suspected
cholera outbreak in southern Somalia, doctors said Tuesday.
The death toll from a
3-month-old cholera epidemic in Angola has exceeded 1,300 people and
the number is rising daily, an aid group said Wednesday.
The key to averting a
health catastrophe emerging from the tsunami ruins will be basic
hygiene clean water and toilets medical
officials said Saturday, reporting no major disease outbreaks but
warning the worst may be just around the corner.
Original article: USA Today
A cholera epidemic in
Senegal's capital is spreading, and health officials said Tuesday
that 400 cases and two deaths have been reported so far. The figure
is up from 84 cases reported Oct. 26. The first case was diagnosed
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