Carter Center Continues Quest To Eradicate Guinea Worm
New York Times: Progress in Jimmy Carter’s Quest to End Guinea Worm Disease
“Only 22 cases of Guinea worm disease were reported in 2015, the Carter Center announced last week, a significant drop from the 126 cases reported in 2014. … When the campaign began, there were an estimated 3.5 million cases of Guinea worm infestation…” (McNeil, 1/11).
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