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Cholera Outbreak in Haiti(66 images)

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An outbreak of cholera in the Artibonite River valley, in the center of Haiti, killed more than a thousand people and sickened tens of thousands in late 2010. A quick response from Haitian and international medical organizations has so far helped stem the spread. Still, many people live in circumstances that do not afford them the luxury of avoiding activities that bring them into contact with...
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  • Adel Egzi, center, is helped to the restroom while being treated for cholera at a clinic on Friday, November 26, 2010 in Cabaret, Haiti.
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  • A woman who gave her name as Fizimis is treated for cholera at a clinic on Friday, November 26, 2010 in Cabaret, Haiti.
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  • Crosses mark shallow graves near the spot where hundreds have been buried in a mass grave for victims of cholera on Friday, November 26, 2010 in Titanyen, Haiti.
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  • A woman who gave her name as Fizimis is treated for cholera at a clinic on Friday, November 26, 2010 in Cabaret, Haiti.
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  • Dekay Bossam is treated for cholera at a clinic on Friday, November 26, 2010 in Cabaret, Haiti.
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  • Crosses mark shallow graves near the spot where hundreds have been buried in a mass grave for victims of cholera on Friday, November 26, 2010 in Titanyen, Haiti.
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  • A woman with cholera symptoms arrives at a medical clinic on Tuesday, November 23, 2010 in the Cite Soleil neighborhood of Port-au-Prince, Haiti.
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  • A woman with cholera symptoms is carried into a medical clinic on Tuesday, November 23, 2010 in the Cite Soleil neighborhood of Port-au-Prince, Haiti.
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  • A boy with cholera symptoms is brought to a medical clinic on Wednesday, November 24, 2010 in the Cite Soleil neighborhood of Port-au-Prince, Haiti.
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  • A woman cries outside a medical clinic on Wednesday, November 24, 2010 in the Cite Soleil neighborhood of Port-au-Prince, Haiti.
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  • A boy with cholera symptoms is brought to a medical clinic on Wednesday, November 24, 2010 in the Cite Soleil neighborhood of Port-au-Prince, Haiti.
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  • Emanuel Donival, left, and Genio Borcelus, right, are treated for cholera at a clinic on Friday, November 26, 2010 in Cabaret, Haiti.
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  • A coffin maker, a human skull, and a mass grave site on Thursday, November 25, 2010 in Titanyen, Haiti.
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  • A woodworkers sells coffins by the side of the road on Thursday, November 25, 2010 in Titanyen, Haiti.
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  • A human skull sits on the top of a mass grave site where victims of cholera and the earthquake are buried on Thursday, November 25, 2010 in Titanyen, Haiti.
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  • Crosses mark a mass grave site where victims of cholera and the earthquake are buried on Thursday, November 25, 2010 in Titanyen, Haiti.
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