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Naomi Dumbuya mixes a jug of oral rehydration solution.
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Naomi Dumbuya, from Oxfam Great Britain, demonstrates how to make oral rehydration solution (ORS) at the Cockrill Community Oral Rehydration Point, Freetown. ORS is the most effective, life-saving treatment for diarrhoeal disease that can be used outside the health system.

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