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Pregnant and lactating women are particularly vulnerable to the disease.

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image: Cholera Ripping Through Yemen

Cholera Ripping Through Yemen

By Diana Kwon | June 9, 2017

More than 100,000 cases of the bacterial disease have been reported in the war torn country.

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image: Cholera Shaped Human Genes

Cholera Shaped Human Genes

By Kate Yandell | July 8, 2013

People from Bangladesh show signs of evolution in response to cholera.

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image: Cholera Confusion, circa 1832

Cholera Confusion, circa 1832

By Dan Cossins | February 1, 2013

As cholera first tore through the Europe in the mid-19th century, people tried anything to prevent the deadly disease. Then science stepped in.

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image: African Cholera Vaccine Trial

African Cholera Vaccine Trial

By Cristina Luiggi | June 12, 2012

For the first time, an oral cholera vaccine is used to control an active epidemic of the bacterial disease.

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image: Haitian Cholera Source Confirmed

Haitian Cholera Source Confirmed

By Jef Akst | August 23, 2011

Researchers pinpoint Nepalese soldiers as the source of last year’s deadly cholera outbreak in Haiti.

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