- Stagnant water in the affected areas may cause severe health issues along with dengue and other water borne diseases.
- WHO-DEWS’s teams reported high risk of malaria, dengue, ARI, diarrhea and skin infection among the affected population.
- 74 health facilities affected by flood, 326 Mobile Medical Teams and 367 Medical Camps are operational.
- LLITNs are needed for prevention of Malaria specially among pregnant women and under 5 children in flood affected districts.
- Vitamin A supplementation will be part of NID starting from 29th September 2014.
- Partners are on the ground, working closely with local authorities to support the affected populations with much needed food, non-food items, health services including medicines, emergency health kits, and monitoring the situation for water borne diseases.
- WHO has provided 35 Emergency Health Kits, 15 Diarrheal Disease kits along with assorted medicines, Anti Snake Venoms and aqua tab etc. in the flood affected areas.
- Disease Early Warning System Epidemiological Bulletin #43
- Disease Early Warning System Epidemiological Bulletin #42 as of 22 Oct. 2014
- Health Situation Report # 2 Flood emergency (23-9-2014)
- Health Situation Report # 2 September 23 2014
- Health Situation Report # 1 Flood emergency (8-9-2014)
- Key Findings of Health Cluster Need Assessment in Bannu
- IDPs from North Waziristan: Health Situation Report # 10