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River blindness

Postby Geezer on Sat Feb 02, 2013 9:13 pm

http://www.cnn.com/2013/02/02/health/ri ... ?hpt=hp_c1
I don't know how you can call a condition that affects 18 million people rare. That may be rare compared against the world population but it wouldn't be rare against tropical Africa's population. Seems like spraying for these black flies would be a relatively cheap cure.
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