A cholera outbreak has hit Haiti. We’ve heard about this concern for weeks. Currently more than 60,000 people have been affected or infected during this outbreak. Of this amount, more than 1,400 have died.
The earthquake in Haiti has resulted in a medical crisis that has gone from bad to worse. Hundreds of thousands of the countries dead and thousands more are injured and sick. Diseases in Haiti are a serious concern and in some cases can be a preventable disaster. Increasingly and alarming are the concerns regarding water and sanitation problems of the region that are taking center stage.