Wednesday, July 13, 2011

Sanitation and Health article

Sanitation and Health, IN: PLoS Med 7(11) 2010. D, Mara, University of Leeds.(Link to full-text)
The diseases associated with poor sanitation are particularly correlated with poverty and infancy and alone account for about 10% of the global burden of disease. At any given time close to half of the urban populations of Africa, Asia, and Latin America have a disease associated with poor sanitation, hygiene, or water.

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