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Rio's Olympic waterways full of trash and sewage

...high levels of fecal bacteria. Exposure to such bacteria can cause gastro-intestinal illnesses like cramps, diarrhea, dysentery and cholera. Pollution data readings since 2000 provided by INAE show consistently high readings in Guanabara and the waters...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2013-11-21/rios-olympic-waterways-full-trash-and-
Sports
Vote yes; add fluoride to Juneau's water

When have you last worried about scurvy, rickets, dysentery and polio? Thanks to the usage of vitamin C, vitamin D, chlorine and vaccines, I have never heard or read anything about these...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/081307/let_20070813008.shtml
Opinion
My Turn: Brush your teeth and keep fluoride out of city's water

...health issues like scurvy, rickets, dysentery and polio, is ridiculous. According to the "AHealthyMe" Web site, "Dysentery is not a disease but a symptom of...them to make sure I don't get dysentery. I have not been forced to take...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/093007/opi_20070930023.shtml
Opinion
Fluoride down, chlorine to go

...calculates out to 0.038 people in Juneau - or maybe one really small person. Gads. I'd rather die now due to amebic dysentery and save myself the worry over a one in a million chance of getting cancer in my lifetime. As a replacement for chlorine...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/112906/let_20061129009.shtml
Opinion
Books on Choctaw history, Southeast birds fill shelves

...exist under such governments. Even diseases must conform: When Dominika falls ill with dysentery, she ends up in the Unclassifiable Ward, since dysentery doesn't officially exist anymore. Despite the hardships, this is still a wonderful...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/022005/boo_20050220028.shtml
Books
Disease, floods kill 70, sicken hundreds in India

...available to treat the villagers." In Nalbari district, 95 miles west of Gauhati, at least five villagers have died of dysentery, while hundreds of others were reported sick. A seven-member International Federation of the Red Cross team is touring...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/081800/Bre_breakin.html
Breaking
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...available to treat the villagers." In Nalbari district, 95 miles west of Gauhati, at least five villagers have died of dysentery, while hundreds of others were reported sick. A seven-member International Federation of the Red Cross team is touring...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/081800/Bre_breakin.shtml
2-for-1 canned meat: These be the end days

...cards, games and other favorite toys. Korry: The power has been out for days. The lack of clean water has left me with dysentery, typhoid and SARS. All my neighbors are dead. Go fish. Brandon: Give me the paper and pencil. I want to remind myself...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/091704/opi_cannedmeat.shtml
Opinion
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...of her postwar peers. ``Most of us didn't go hungry as children. Most of us didn't see siblings die of cholera or dysentery or polio. And for many of us our parents' aging and death is the first hard patch. This may be our last chance to really...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/040699/Ope_goodmancol.shtml
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...been killed for that," Greenstein said. "There are good people in the world." She contracted tuberculosis, typhoid and dysentery, and was beaten and starved. One day in 1945 her captors mysteriously disappeared, leaving a camp full of dying prisoners...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/041901/Loc_Holocaust.shtml

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