bacterial infections

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The waterborne bacterial infection kills 1 in 10 patients who contract it. And fighting outbreaks is a multi-front battle.
Melioidosis is thought to infect 160,000 people every year. Half of them don’t survive.
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Ten of the victims, who ranged in age from 52 to 94, were hospitalized.
Controlling the epidemic in Madagascar means addressing the stigma around the disease.
The waterborne bacterial infection kills about one in 10 patients who contract it, according to the CDC.
As officials try to assuage fears, Christian Romero says his brother has already died from leptospirosis.
Only 5 percent of Puerto Ricans have electricity and less than half have clean drinking water.
Public health experts say something has gone terribly wrong with prenatal care in the U.S. and that babies are paying the price.