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Medical Physician | Founder & CEO of PDP Health

The End of Guinea Worm?

For years, smallpox held a special distinction as the only disease that humans managed to eradicate. Now, Guinea worm may soon join those ranks of extinct ailments. According to NPR Shots, there are exactly two confirmed cases of Guinea worm in the world, both in Chad. Guinea worm is a parasite that, while not fatal, is terribly ...