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Cholera

by Diane Yancey

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cholera,
  • History,,
  • History

  • About the Edition

    Discusses cholera, including what it is, how it makes people sick, and how it can be treated.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (pages 88-93, 98-99) and index.

    Statementby Diane Yancey
    SeriesDiseases & disorders, Diseases and disorders series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC126 .Y36 2013
    The Physical Object
    Pagination104 pages :
    Number of Pages104
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26515346M
    ISBN 101420509349
    ISBN 109781420509342
    LC Control Number2012046618
    OCLC/WorldCa809612617

    Oct 25,  · Cholera is an infectious disease that causes severe watery diarrhea, which can lead to dehydration and even death if untreated. It is caused by eating food or . See more of Cholera on Facebook. Log In. Forgot account? or. Create New Account. Not Now. Community See All. people like this. people follow this. About See All. dirkbraeckmanvenice2017.com Musician/Band. Page Transparency See More. Facebook is showing information to help you better understand the purpose of a Page. See actions taken by Followers:

    Sep 01,  · About the Book. Cholera, although it can kill an adult through dehydration in half a day, is easily treated. Yet in , some five hundred people died from cholera in the Orinoco Delta of eastern Venezuela. this book is about cholera CHOLERA Cholera is a serious disease caused by the bacteria Vibrio cholerae, which affects the intestinal system of the body.

    Cholera Prevention and Control Cholera disease causes a lot of watery diarrhea and vomiting. Cholera diarrhea can look like cloudy rice water. Cholera can cause death from dehydration (the loss of water and salts from the body) within hours if not treated. Sandra Hempel originally published this book in the United Kingdom with the title The Medical Detective (). Published by the University of California Press, this book tells the story of cholera in England during the nineteenth century, and the role of John Snow in explaining and controlling the terrifying epidemic. Book review in BMJ.


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Love in the Time of Cholera (Spanish: El amor en los tiempos del cólera) is a novel by Colombian Nobel prize winning author Gabriel García dirkbraeckmanvenice2017.com novel was first published in Spanish in Alfred A.

Knopf published an English translation inand an English-language movie adaptation was released in Author: Gabriel García Márquez. Considering this meaning, the title is a pun: cholera as the disease, and cholera as passion, which raises the central question of the book: is love helped or hindered by extreme passion?" The book really asks the question, what is this complicated thing we call love - is it passion, or is it a dirkbraeckmanvenice2017.com by: The Ghost Map: The Story of London's Most Terrifying Epidemic--and How It Changed Science, Cities, and the Modern World [Steven Johnson] on Cholera book *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

A National Bestseller, a New York Times Notable Book, and an Entertainment Weekly Best Book of the Year It's the summer of Cited by: Hammad S.

N’cho, Karen K. Wong, Eric D. Mintz. INFECTIOUS AGENT. Cholera is an acute bacterial intestinal infection caused by toxigenic Vibrio cholerae O-group 1 or O-group Many other serogroups of V.

cholerae, with or without the cholera toxin gene (including the nontoxigenic strains of the O1 and O serogroups), can cause a choleralike illness. Oct 05,  · Love in the Time of Cholera (Oprah's Book Club) by Garcia Marquez, Gabriel | Oct 5, out of 5 stars Paperback $ $ 87 $ $ Get it as soon as Tue, Oct 8.

FREE Shipping on orders over $25 shipped by Amazon. “The circumstances of everyday life were too demanding-and in American's great cities, appalling.” ― Charles E. Rosenberg, The Cholera Years: The United States in, and Cholera is an acute diarrhoeal disease caused by infection of the intestine with the bacterium Vibrio cholerae, either type O1 or type OBoth children and adults can be infected.

About 20% of those who are infected with V. cholerae develop acute watery diarrhoea; approximately 20% of these individuals develop severe Cholera book diarrhoea, many also with vomiting. Love in the Time of Cholera is not a book that can be taken like a shot of tequila—slammed down then sit back and feel the burn.

No, no, this book is like a fine aged wine. I swirled it around the glass and drank in the beauty of his prose. The delicious writing slipped /5(K). Snow expanded his reports on his cholera research in a book entitled On the Mode of Communication of Cholera published in London the same year.

That book contained more statistical data confirming his theories. Over the next five years Snow continued his research, publishing a second edition of the book in This was so greatly revised and expanded that it was essentially a new work.5/5(3).

Oct 05,  · The book “Love in the time of Cholera” by Gabriel García Márquez perfectly explored the themes of love, death, and age. In the middle of cholera outbreaks or civil wars in the Latin American region during the late s, this book follows the love story of /5.

Cholera is an infection of the small intestine by some strains of the bacterium Vibrio cholerae. Symptoms may range from none, to mild, to severe.

The classic symptom is large amounts of watery diarrhea that lasts a few days. Vomiting and muscle cramps may also occur. Diarrhea can be so severe that it leads within hours to severe dehydration and electrolyte dirkbraeckmanvenice2017.com: Vibrio cholerae spread by fecal-oral route.

Research on cholera has contributed both to knowledge of the epidemic in particular, and to a broader understanding of the fundamental ways in which cells communicate with each other. This volume presents current knowledge in historical perspective to enable the practitioner to treat cholera in a more effective manner, and to provide a comprehensive review for the researcher.

John Snow (15 March – 16 June ) was an English physician and a leader in the development of anaesthesia and medical dirkbraeckmanvenice2017.com is considered one of the founders of modern epidemiology, in part because of his work in tracing the source of a cholera outbreak in Soho, London, in Oxford University researchers state that Snow's findings inspired the adoption of anaesthesia as well Born: 15 MarchYork, United Kingdom.

As this biography elucidates, cholera has historically not only driven individual destiny (Mary Lennox would never have left India for Mistlethwaite Manor had not her parents, her ayah, and most of the servants died of cholera in the first pages of Frances Hodgson Burnett’s book The Secret Garden), but it has also defined and reflected Cited by: 1.

Cholera and the cholera enterotoxin are increasingly recognized as the prototypes for a wide variety of non-invasive diarrheal diseases, collectively known as the enterotoxic enteropathies; of these, diarrhea due to enterotoxigenic strains of Escherichia coli (see Ch.

26) is the most important. Cholera remains a major epidemic disease. Cholera is characterized by voluminous watery diarrhea and rapid onset of life-threatening dehydration. Hypovolemic shock may occur within hours of the onset of diarrhea. See more of Cholera on Facebook.

Log In. Create New Account. See more of Cholera on Facebook. Log In. Forgot account. Create New Account. Not Now. Community See All. 3, people like this. 4, people follow this. About See All. Contact Cholera Followers: 4K. Florentino orders the Captain to raise the yellow flag of cholera, which he does.

There remain no passengers on aboard but Fermina, Florentino, the Captain, and his lover. No port will allow them to dock because of the supposed cholera outbreak aboard, and they are forever exiled to cruise the dirkbraeckmanvenice2017.com by: Cholera, caused by the bacteria Vibrio cholerae, is rare in the United States and other industrialized nations.

However, globally, cholera cases have increased steadily since and the disease still occurs in many places including Africa, Southeast Asia, and Haiti. In translating ''Love in the Time of Cholera,'' Edith Grossman has been attentive to this element of discipline, among many nuances of the author's voice to which she is sensitively, imaginatively attuned.

My Spanish isn't perfect, but I can tell that she catches admirably and without apparent labor the swing and translucency of his writing. Cholera is on the rise with an estimated billion people at risk in endemic countries and an estimated 3 million to 5 million cases anddeaths per year worldwide.

In many endemic countries, children under 5 account for more than half of the global incidence and deaths.About Love in the Time of Cholera. Set in a country on the Caribbean coast of South America, this is a story about a woman and two men and their entwined lives.

From the author of the legendary One Hundred Years of Solitude.Cholera is an important public health problem, causing substantial morbidity and mortality especially in the developing countries. It is an indicator of socioeconomic problems and is a global threat to public health.

Worldwide, approximately 3–5 million cholera cases and ,–, deaths due to cholera occur annually. Cholera is transmitted by drinking water or eating food, which is Cited by: 5.