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Cholera Kills 300 in Cameroon

YAOUNDE, Cameroon — UNICEF says more than 300 people have died in the West African nation of Cameroon from the country’s worst cholera outbreak in 20 years. UNICEF said Monday that more than 4,500 people have been sickened by the

Mutant Polio Virus Spreads rapidly in Nigeria

124 Children Afflicted This Year By Paralyzing Disease, Believed To Be Caused By Same Vaccine Used To Fight It Polio, the dreaded paralyzing disease stamped out in the industrialized world, is spreading in Nigeria. And health officials say in some