Wednesday, July 18, 2007

Rabies Awareness

Jesse Blanton

Learn about the preparations for World Rabies Day on September 8, 2007.

Rabies is a serious viral zoonotic (an infectious disease transmittable from animal to human and vice-versa), that tragically is often fatal. On September 8, 2007 World Rabies Day will take place aiming to raise awareness of the disease and ways in which it can be prevented. In this file, explore where the events are taking place, read personal stories from those involved and learn about rabies statistics from around the world.

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