09/11/2014 05:22 am ET Updated Nov 11, 2014

Aside From Ebola, 17 Other Tropical Diseases We Should Pay Attention To

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Sept 11 (Reuters) - Ebola is just one of many neglected tropical diseases that badly need attention.

The World Health Organization in 2012 designated 17 diseases as priorities for eradication or control:

17 Tropical Diseases

(Reporting by Ben Hirschler; editing by Anna Willard)