Cholera

Orphanage owner Nicole LaFalaise holds orphans after they were treated for cholera infection at a Doctors without Borders facility January 9, 2011 in Port-au-Prince (Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Bay Area Relief Workers: Fight Not Over In Haiti

One year ago Wednesday, a devastating earthquake swept through Haiti, killing tens of thousands of people. Bay Area relief workers say a cholera outbreak has also proven deadly.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–01/12/2011

A victim of cholera recuperates in his hospital bed in the Adventiste Hospital on November 17 in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. (Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Marin County Woman Returns Home From Haiti After Being Stuck

A Marin County woman made it back home last weekend after being stuck in Haiti due to recent unrest in the country from a cholera epidemic.

CBS San Francisco–11/25/2010

A victim of cholera recuperates in his hospital bed in the Adventiste Hospital on November 17 in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. (Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Bay Area Woman Trapped In Haiti By Cholera Unrest

A Marin County woman in Haiti doing agricultural work has been stuck in the northern city of Cap Haitien because of riots sparked by a deadly cholera outbreak.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–11/18/2010

Residents wear masks to protect themselves on the street on October 25, 2010 in St. Marc, Haiti. (Sophia Paris/MINUSTAH/Getty Images)

Humanitarians Honored In San Francisco For Global Charity Work

Even as they were honored in San Francisco, at least one honoree’s thoughts were elsewhere – in particular, Haiti, which struggled to cope with a deadly outbreak of cholera.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–10/26/2010

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