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Leptospirosis outbreak made worse by Fiji floods

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At least seven people have died from leptospirosis in Fiji, since the floods in January.

Health officals say a further 279 people have contracted the disease, with a vast majority of these belonging to the Western Division.

Presenter: Geraldine Coutts

Speaker: Dr Mike Kama, national advisor for Communicable Diseases, Fiji

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