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3 Deadly Diseases You’ve Probably Never Heard Of

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There are some diseases, like Zika or malaria, that get a lot of media coverage. However, every year, millions of people are infected with diseases that are just as deadly that we never hear anything about.

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Sources:

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General:
http://www.who.int/neglected_diseases/news/nobel_prize_2015/en/
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4758649/
http://www.who.int/neglected_diseases/NTD_RoadMap_2012_Fullversion.pdf

Schistosomiasis:
http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/228392-overview?pa=ox3c71NXV%2B2c1%2ByBGcePiwqNErGBu5PiVMe3kOGQMVw7IeH%2Fvh0RwOKWZbp9aSkNg%2FyMo35dKWx4ZW99Mrr%2FmichrzF%2F7vlnSF6AEX%2F09M8%3D#a6
http://www.cdc.gov/parasites/schistosomiasis/gen_info/faqs.html
http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/228392-clinical
http://www.who.int/mediacentre/factsheets/fs115/en/

Chagas:
http://www.who.int/mediacentre/factsheets/fs340/en/
http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/chagas-disease/basics/symptoms/con-20030854
http://www.cdc.gov/parasites/chagas/gen_info/detailed.html
http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/214581-treatment
http://www.cdc.gov/parasites/chagas/treatment.html
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4105117/

African trypanosomiasis:
http://www.who.int/trypanosomiasis_african/country/country_situation/en/
http://www.who.int/trypanosomiasis_african/surveillance/en/
http://www.who.int/trypanosomiasis_african/country/en/
http://www.who.int/trypanosomiasis_african/vector_control/en/
http://www.cdc.gov/parasites/sleepingsickness/disease.html
http://www.doctorswithoutborders.org/issue/sleeping-sickness
https://medlineplus.gov/ency/article/001362.htm

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