User: esg Topic: Health
Category: Diseases :: Water-borne
Last updated: Oct 15 2018 20:35 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Jharkhand Woman Dies As Son Couldn't Get Ayushman Card Made In Time 26.9.2018 NDTV News - Top-stories
An elderly woman suffering from diarrhoea died in Jamshedpur on Monday as doctors asked her son to bring the recently launched Ayushman card, a part of Centre's flagship healthcare plan.
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Three Minor Children Die Of Diarrhoea In Katihar, Dozens Ill 17.9.2018 NDTV News - Top-stories
Three minor children died of diarrhoea while half a dozen people were taken ill, in Katihar district inBihar today, a senior health official said. Three among those who fell ill were serious, the...
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Saudi Arabia reports cholera infection in southern province 17.9.2018 Reuters: World News
Saudi Arabia confirmed one cholera infection and three other suspected cases in an area bordering Yemen, where an epidemic has killed more than 2,000 people, state TV reported on Sunday, citing a health ministry official.
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Zimbabwe's opposition leader postpones mock inauguration after cholera outbreak 14.9.2018 Reuters: World News
Zimbabwe's main opposition leader has postponed plans for a mock inauguration on Saturday following a police ban on public gatherings as the country battles to contain a cholera outbreak that has killed 26 people.
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Aid agencies ramp up response to Zimbabwe cholera outbreak 13.9.2018 Reuters: World News
The World Health Organization and the Red Cross said on Thursday they were ramping up their emergency responses to Zimbabwe's deadliest cholera outbreak in a decade, with politicians trading blame over contaminated water and collapsing infrastructure.
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Zimbabwe police ban public gatherings in capital to contain cholera outbreak 12.9.2018 Reuters: World News
Zimbabwe's police on Wednesday issued a ban on all public gatherings to control the spread of cholera, which has killed 21 people in the capital Harare, a day after the government declared an emergency following the outbreak of the disease.
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Does Eating Banana Cause Or Relieve Constipation? We Find Out! 11.9.2018 NDTV Food - Latest
Some people believe bananas cause constipation, while others swear by them to help relieve it. It's a common notion that infants shouldn't be fed with bananas as their weak digestive system may not be...
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Zimbabwe declares cholera emergency in capital after death toll rises to 20 11.9.2018 Reuters: World News
Zimbabwe declared a cholera outbreak in the capital Harare after 20 died from the disease and more than 2,000 people were infected after drinking contaminated water, new Health Minister Obadiah Moyo said on Tuesday.
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Ebola fight has new science but faces old hurdles in restive Congo 10.9.2018 Reuters: World News
When Esperance Nzavaki heard she was cured of Ebola after three weeks of cutting-edge care at a medical centre in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, she raised her arms to the sky with joy and praised the Lord.
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3 Dead, 232 Houses Destroyed In 24 Hours In Flood-Ravaged UP 8.9.2018 NDTV News - Top-stories
Flooding and heavy downpour in Uttar Pradesh has resulted in the death of three people and destruction of as many as 232 houses in various parts of Uttar Pradesh in a span of 24 hours.
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Cholera ruled out after suspect case on Algeria-France flight 6.9.2018 Reuters: World News
French authorities evacuated a plane carrying 141 passengers and crew after it arrived in the French city of Perpignan from Algeria on Wednesday with a child on board suspected of being infected with cholera, the fire brigade said.
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Passengers hospitalised after suspected cholera case on Algeria-France flight 5.9.2018 Reuters: World News
French authorities evacuated 141 passengers and crew from a flight arriving in the French city of Perpignan from Algeria on Wednesday after a child on board was suspected of being infected with cholera, the fire brigade said.
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Should You Soak Fruits In Water? Here's The Answer 5.9.2018 NDTV Food - Latest
While it is a common tendency to wash any fruit under a briskly running stream of water, there are some people who like to soak them in water for a while. Know why
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In Fight Against Rat Fever, Flood-Hit Kerala Faces Drug Shortage 5.9.2018 NDTV News - Latest
Flood-ravaged Kerala is facing shortages of a drug that fights an infectious bacterial disease after the worst flooding in a century, forcing authorities to turn to other states to help ramp up...
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Flood-hit Kerala faces shortages of 'rat fever' drug 4.9.2018 Reuters: Top News
Flood-ravaged Kerala is facing shortages of a drug that fights an infectious bacterial disease after the worst flooding in a century, forcing authorities to turn to other states to help ramp up supplies.
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Ilmi inaugurates 28 JanaJal water ATMs in NDMC area of Connaught Place 4.9.2018 Central Chronicle
New Delhi, BJP leader Shazia Ilmi on Tuesday inaugurated 28 JanaJal water ATMs in NDMC area of Connaught Place in Delhi.JanaJal, a water services company, has collaborated with NDMC to install 75 Water ATMs in the heart of the capital. Out of 75 ATMs, 28 were installed under phase 1 of the project. Ms Ilmi, who […]
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Rat Fever Scare In Kerala: 5 Things To Know 4.9.2018 NDTV News - Latest
In the aftermath of the floods in Kerala, a waterborne disease known leptospirosis or 'rat fever' has killed 12 people since August. Leptospirosis is transmitted in water containing infected urine...
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Flood aftermath: Rat fever claims 12 lives in Kerala; 372 confirmed cases since August 1 3.9.2018 Zee News : India National
Leptospirosis also referred as Rat fever, killed three people on Sunday. Health Minister has asked people who came in direct contact with flood water to maintain extra vigil.
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'Rat Fever' Cases Rise After Kerala Floods, 12 Dead Since August 1 3.9.2018 NDTV News - Latest
Twelve people have died in Kerala since August, six of them in the last three days, due to the waterborne disease leptospirosis, locally known as 'rat fever'. The disease is not new to the state....
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Kerala battles 'rat fever' outbreak after worst floods in a century 3.9.2018 Reuters: Top News
Kerala is battling an outbreak of a bacterial disease that authorities suspect has killed dozens of people since mid-August after the worst flooding in a century.
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