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Most animals avoid people, but they may attack if they feel threatened, are protecting their young or territory, or if they are injured or ill.
"The political standoff may be over, but women and girls remain at grave risk in communities across the country as political and ethnic tensions simmer," says Bakayoko-Topolska.
Although bed bugs do not carry disease, they are an annoyance.
CDC recommends this vaccine for most travelers, especially if you are staying with friends or relatives, visiting smaller cities or rural areas, or if you are an adventurous eater. CDC recommends this vaccine for adults who are traveling to an area of active cholera transmission.
Most people do not travel to areas of active cholera transmission.
Avoiding unsafe food and water can also prevent many cholera infections. Certain factors may increase the risk of getting cholera or having severe disease (more information).
You can get hepatitis B through sexual contact, contaminated needles, and blood products, so CDC recommends this vaccine if you might have sex with a new partner, get a tattoo or piercing, or have any medical procedures.
"Women and girls are being brutally raped by armed men, often in front of their family members.