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Jun 18, 2008

Jun 18, 2008

Coalition declares 'final push' to end polio

(CIDRAP News) – The international coalition of health agencies dedicated to ending polio yesterday declared a "final push" toward the long-delayed goal of eradicating the disease. But its members coupled the announcement with a plea for millions of dollars in donations to fill shortfalls, and with an admission that the 20-year-old campaign continues to face stubborn challenges.

Oct 25, 2010

Oct 25, 2010

Cholera cases in Haiti double

– (CIDRAP News) Global health officials responding to a quickly spreading cholera outbreak in Haiti say cases in the past few days have doubled, to 3,015, while deaths are up by about 100, to 253.

The figures were published yesterday by the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO), which also reported that the disease is reaching new parts of the country.

Nov 20, 2014

Nov 20, 2014

News Scan for Nov 20, 2014

MERS case, death
More chikungunya cases
H10N7 in seals
Polio eradication in Africa

Mar 16, 2015

Mar 16, 2015

News Scan for Mar 16, 2015

H5N1 in Egypt
Chikungunya cases spike
Meningitis in Nigeria
More US measles cases

Sep 21, 2015

Sep 21, 2015

News Scan for Sep 21, 2015

Low chikungunya numbers
H9N2 case in Bangladesh
H5N1 in Nigeria, Ghana
Lingering Lyme symptoms

Oct 26, 2015

Oct 26, 2015

News Scan for Oct 26, 2015

More chikungunya cases
Tick-borne misdiagnosis
Potential RSV drug
WHO on polio-free Nigeria

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