Hurricane passes, cholera spreads in Haiti

The death toll from hurricane Tomas has reached 20 in Haiti while cholera continues to claim lives at a rapid pace. The BBC is reporting the death toll from the cholera epidemic to reach 544 over the weekend, and is expected to rise due to flooding following Hurricane Tomas.

HealthMap provides a good interactive map, giving updates on the crisis in Haiti. To see map, click here.

Source:
CBS, http://cbs4.com/local/Florida.Haiti.Hurricane.2.2000853.html

Sachiye Day, VERTICES intern

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