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Winning or losing the battle against cholera

Olu O. Songonuga

Winning or losing the battle against cholera

What hope?

by Olu O. Songonuga

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Published by Obafemi Awolowo University Press in Ile-Ife [Nigeria] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Nigeria.,
  • Nigeria
    • Subjects:
    • Cholera -- Nigeria.,
    • Cholera -- Nigeria -- Prevention.,
    • Public health -- Nigeria.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Olu O. Songonuga.
      SeriesInaugural lecture series,, 64, Inaugural lecture series (University of Ife) ;, no. 64.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsAS633.I43 A32 no. 64, RA644.C3 A32 no. 64
      The Physical Object
      Pagination58 p. :
      Number of Pages58
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2244105M
      LC Control Number89117392
      OCLC/WorldCa24159729

      A stagnant war fought from trenches, with neither side gaining or losing much ground in spite of huge casualties. A mostly inactive front, along which both sides took a primarily defensive stance, resulting in relatively few casualties. A war in which victory is determined not by which side seizes the most territory but by which side loses the.   The Civil War That Killed Cholera And the gains against cholera and its relatives are mostly due not the model of Victorian England, but to the type of approaches pioneered in war-torn.

      Cholera is a diarrheal illness caused by drinking water or eating food from sources that have been contaminated with the bacterium Vibrio cholerae. It is found and spread in places where people have inadequate or no access to sanitation and clean water. People infected with cholera develop watery diarrhea, vomiting, and leg cramps. Love in the Time of Cholera Quotes. Love. Dr. Juvenal Urbino studied him for a moment, his heart aching as it rarely had in the long years of his futile struggle against death. () The book's just started, and already we're thinking about the death of one of the main characters.

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