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Hard Hit Haiti And Tomas Hurricane Tomas Tracking For Haiti

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Haiti is preparing for Hurricane Tomas, which is tracking right off the western coast of the hard hit Caribbean island nation is bracing for heavy rains and winds in an already devastated region. Tomas currently has maximum sustained winds of 85 mph, or 135 kph, and is located about 160 miles or 255 kilometers west …

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Cholera Epidemic Outbreak Hits Quake Ravaged Haiti

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A cholera outbreak has Haiti’s government and aid workers and organizations fighting today to contain the cholera epidemic. It has killed at least 140 people and has affected more than 1500, according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Cholera is a virulent diarrheal disease, which typically comes from contaminated water or food containing the cholera …

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Haiti Cholera Outbreak Spreading As Haiti Cholera Outbreak Threatens Port-au-Prince 1.3 Million Refugees

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Haiti’s cholera outbreak has Haiti’s government and aid workers and organizations fighting today to contain the cholera epidemic, as 5 new patients have been reported in the nations capital, although they seem to have been the result of people carrying the disease from the camps and not from the contaminated water in the capital. The …

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