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|The Power of Preparedness
|If there were one thing I'd wish for, it would be the ability to predict when and where the next infectious disease outbreak would occur and stop it before it starts. I can't do that. And neither can anyone else.
At this moment, in addition to combating Zika in the United States and polio in Nigeria and Pakistan, we’re putting out the last embers of Ebola in West Africa, stomping out cholera in Tanzania and Kenya, and fighting yellow fever in Angola. We’re keeping vigilant for the re-emergence of H5N1 influenza and Middle East respiratory syndrome, and monitoring chikungunya, dengue, monkeypox, Lassa fever, measles…the list goes on. Read Blog
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