Diarrhoea: the killer we ignore at our peril

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In her article in the Guardian Rose George maintains that the recent news coverage of cholera outbreaks overlooks a proportionately much larger problem: diarrhoea. She bemoans the lack of attention given to diarrhoeal disease which kills 300 children every hour and is the second largest cause of death in children in the developing world.

(The Guardian, 1st November 2010)

Date: 13 November 2010