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COVID-19 in Haiti: Experts stumped by low toll, as normalcy returns
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COVID-19 in Haiti: Experts stumped by low toll, as normalcy returns

Back in April, public health experts projected 1,000 deaths per day would occur by May in Haiti, whose population stands at more than 11 million. But the numbers recorded by the government have not come anywhere near these levels.

Hopital Universitaire de Mirebalais’ New Lab Will Help Save Lives
Haiti, Health & Science

Hopital Universitaire de Mirebalais’ New Lab Will Help Save Lives

By: Tadia Toussaint

MIREBALAIS, HAITI РMarie Melone Cadeau was diagnosed with stage three endometrial cancer. She traveled from her home in Les Cayes to Zanmi La Sante’s Hopital Universitaire de Mirebalais (HUM) for an operation in November 2015. The doctors promised her the results in five weeks. Instead, she received them five months later in April.