By Susan Scutti | Tue, 08/27/2013 - 17:11
Within an update issued by the Pan American Health Organization, Cuban authorities have acknowledged 163 new cases of cholera this year in three provinces: Havana, Santiago de Cuba, and Camagüey.
By Susan Scutti | Tue, 08/13/2013 - 17:49
A four-year-old Kenyan boy named Nkaitole shares his bucket list in a video that explains how one in five children die before the age of five in his home village.
By Nsikan Akpan | Wed, 07/03/2013 - 14:00
Harvard scientists track down people in the Bangladesh capital of Dhaka who are resistant to cholera infections, identifying the genes that protect them.
By Nadia-Elysse Harris | Thu, 05/09/2013 - 12:50
A group of lawyers representing Haitian cholera victims threatened legal action against the UN on Wednesday, claiming the peace organization failed to take responsibility for a deadly cholera outbreak.
By Makini Brice | Wed, 12/12/2012 - 12:47
The United Nations has launched a $2.27 billion appeal in order to stop the cholera epidemic in Haiti.
By Martin Grens | Wed, 12/12/2012 - 09:23
U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon launched a $2.2 billion initiative to stamp out cholera over the next decade in impoverished Haiti.
By Martin Grens | Sat, 09/01/2012 - 09:58
U.N. chief Ban Ki-moon warned on Friday that Haiti was struggling to cope with a cholera epidemic that has killed thousands.