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Human waste could help fight infectious disease outbreaks

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Wastewater surveillance uses local sewage systems to measure the health of the population and can be especially useful for detecting infectious diseases that may be asymptomatic. The practice is currently being used to combat COVID-19 and could be a useful tool in combating monkeypox and the resurgence of polio.

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