Jason Beaubien Jason Beaubien is NPR's Global Health and Development Correspondent on the Science Desk.
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A young Haitian suffering from cholera symptoms receives medical attention Saturday at Saint Antoine Hospital of Jeremie in southwestern Haiti. Hector Retamal/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Linked To Haiti Cholera Outbreak, U.N. Considers Paying Millions In Compensation

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The rice fields below the village of Banatte. Jason Beaubien/NPR hide caption

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Who Can Haitians Trust To Deliver Hurricane Aid?

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Girls stand in front of their destroyed home in the Dumont section of Port Salut, Haiti. They're now living in the thatched shack that's directly behind the rubble of their home. Jason Beaubien/NPR hide caption

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How Many Houses Did Hurricane Leave Standing In Port Salut, Haiti?

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Nicholas Buisson stands next to his tattered hammock on the beach in front of his house in Port Salut. Jason Beaubien/NPR hide caption

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Haitians Weather Hurricane: 'If We're Going To Die, We're Going To Die Here'

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Hurricane Matthew Leaves Death And Destruction In Southern Haiti

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Gilbert Lorcy outside his home in Les Cayes. He was able to put the roof — which blew off in the storm — on the low stone walls of the foundation. His family spends days at the house and sleeps in a shelter at night. Jason Beaubien/NPR hide caption

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Haiti's Storm Refugees Want To Know: What's The Plan?

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Haitians watch as people cross a river on National Route 2. Hurricane Matthew washed out a bridge at this spot cuttting off much of the southwest of the country from the capital Port au Prince. Jason Beaubien/NPR hide caption

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Hurricane Matthew Leaves Hundreds Dead In Haiti; Homes And Crops Are Devastated

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At Least 100 People Dead After Hurricane Matthew Hits Haiti

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Rebecca Richards-Kortum is a "genius grant" winner with a very busy schedule. The engineering professor, who encourages students to come up with medical devices that will be valuable in the developing world, is the mother of six and a marathon runner. John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation hide caption

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'Genius Grant' Winner Is A Genius At Inspiring Students

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A health official inks a child's finger to indicate she has received a polio vaccine last month at a camp of people displaced by Islamist extremists in Nigeria. Sunday Alamba/AP hide caption

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How Boko Haram Is Keeping Polio Alive In Nigeria

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Maudeline Orelien, 22, with her son, Wilguens Pierre, who was born in July with microcephaly. Jason Beaubien/NPR hide caption

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Why The Low Zika Numbers In Haiti Might Be Wrong

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Chinashama Sainvilus is one of three babies born with microcephaly at the Mirebalais Hospital in Haiti in July. Jason Beaubien/NPR hide caption

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Doctors Fear Zika Is A Sleeping Giant In Haiti

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The Terrain Hotel compound was ransacked by South Sudanese troops, who went on to attack foreign aid workers holed up there. Adriane Ohanesian/AP hide caption

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U.N. Report Addresses Gang Rape Of Aid Workers In South Sudan

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