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Jun 13, 2016

Jun 13, 2016
Vibrio cholerae

Single-dose oral cholera vaccine is first to get US approval

FDA approval means a cholera vaccine is available to US travelers for the first time.

Feb 19, 2015

Feb 19, 2015
Officials testing water for cholera in Haiti

Cholera still issue despite Haiti's public health progress

To prevent cholera, chlorination programs have been launched in 107 of 500 rural water systems in Haiti.

Jan 09, 2013

Jan 09, 2013

Cholera has struck more than 6% of Haitians

(CIDRAP News) – The death toll in Haiti's cholera epidemic is approaching 8,000, and more than 6% of Haitians have had the disease since it invaded the country in October 2010, according to reports released this week.

Dec 27, 2012


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