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UN in Haiti sees jump in cholera cases

Haiti is seeing a jump in the number of cholera cases as the Caribbean nation heads into the annual rainy season, a United Nations humanitarian agency said Tuesday. The U.N.’s Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs said in a monthly bulletin that the … Continue reading

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Seasonal rains bring rise in cholera cases in Haiti

Unfortunately, this article is dated this week… The months-long rainy season is just beginning in Haiti, boosting the number of cases of cholera just as critical sanitation services are in limbo. Cholera is waterborne and often spreads through sewage, making … Continue reading

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