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Typhoid Emerges in Rebel-held Syria
Feb 22, 2013 | Lauren Edmundson

Reuters and WHO report that approximately 2500 people have been infected with typhoid in Deir al-Zor, an area of Syria held by rebel forces. With no...

Poor Water Quality Threatens Zimbabwe's Health
Apr 2, 2012 | Katharina Schwan

  Zimbabwe’s water and wastewater infrastructure is in a serious form of disrepair, requiring immediate maintenance if outbreaks of waterborne...

Update: Zimbabwe Reports 1,500 Cases of Typhoid
Feb 1, 2012 | Anna Tomasulo

The southern African nation of Zimbabwe has been dealing with an outbreak of typhoid since early November 2011. With reportedly 30 to 50 new cases a...