Infection Outbreak Hits Flooded Philippine Regions

Philippine officials say an outbreak of a deadly water-borne disease has claimed at least four lives in the flood-stricken southern region.

Health officials said Tuesday that 128 cases of leptospirosis have been confirmed and that further 200 people are suspected of being infected. The disease is caused by a deadly bacteria from flood waters.


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