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Health News Digest: Flesh Eating Ulcers in Victoria

Law Yao Hua | Tee Shiao Eek | Tina Carmillia

23-Apr-18 16:35

Health News Digest: Flesh Eating Ulcers in Victoria

We bring the latest in health news. This week's theme is 'The Bugs in Our Bodies' and we find out why flesh-eating ulcers are terrorising Victoria. We also discuss why the Buruli ulcer is named after a county in Uganda, when the disease is spreading fast in an Australian state.

Produced by: Tee Shiao Eek, Tina Carmillia


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