Cholera, a water-borne disease, can lead to severe dehydration and swift death if not treated promptly. Containing cholera outbreaks is a top priority following floods.
Diarrhoea is a condition of having three or more loose stools per day. It can be life-threatening.
In the last of our series about diseases caused by biting insects, Sada-e Azadi looks in this issue at Typhus.
Leishmaniasis is a disease that disproportionately affects countries with developing healthcare system, including Afghanistan.
Biting insects are a major health risk during the summer months of May to October.
Afghanistan is full of challenges, but one of the problems that affects nearly every Afghan doesn’t get printed or broadcast very often.