Disease spreads in Pakistan crisis

Hospitals struggling to cope with sheer volume of affected people, especially children.



    Pakistan's flood crisis is making the spread of disease a fast increasing problem and hospitals are struggling to cope with the sheer volume of affected people. 

    Women and children, especially newborns, are suffering the most from malnourishment.

    Al Jazeera's Jonah Hull reports from northwest Pakistan.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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