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Mystery Disease Spreads Fear, Grief in Bangladesh

A mystery disease that has killed at least 14 people in Bangladeshi villages is spreading grief and fear but one doctor treating victims said Tuesday the outbreak might have peaked. A mother in one village wept as she told how her two sons had been quickly struck down by the disease, which authorities believe is not the bird flu sweeping many other parts of Asia. “I lost them within 48 hours, before I could do anything to save them. I did not know they might be infected by a deadly disease,” said Asma Begum in Goalando village, 75 miles southwest of the Bangladeshi capital, Dhaka. Full Story

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