This briefing paper provides an overview of the tools and interventions involved with an integrated approach to diarrheal disease control, including vaccines, oral rehydration, breastfeeding, and zinc treatment. The document also advocates for renewed commitment at global, regional, and national levels.

Corporate author(s): PATH

Publication date: July 2011

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This publication is part of the series Diarrheal disease fact sheets

Region: Global

See also:

Maternal and child healthControlling diarrheal disease

For advocates and policymakersChild health

Vaccines and immunizationDiarrheal disease

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