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From the Ted Talk by Ellen Agler: Parasitic worms hold back human progress. Here's how we can end them

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The END Fund will work with governments to create a plan that drastically reduces the burden of disease ______ by _____. They’ll work together to ensure __________ and treatment programs can serve everyone. The END Fund has an audacious idea: they believe we are the generation to end sickness from worm infections forever. The key is not simply to _____ new programs from _______, but to amplify the efforts of the programs that are already taking shape. By examining the problem of how worms transmit disease, the END Fund has identified five key areas where they can drive ___________.

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  5. prevention
  6. worms

Original Text

The END Fund will work with governments to create a plan that drastically reduces the burden of disease caused by worms. They’ll work together to ensure prevention and treatment programs can serve everyone. The END Fund has an audacious idea: they believe we are the generation to end sickness from worm infections forever. The key is not simply to build new programs from scratch, but to amplify the efforts of the programs that are already taking shape. By examining the problem of how worms transmit disease, the END Fund has identified five key areas where they can drive improvement.

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Important Words

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