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Inequalities in health are often only a matter of yards apart
  1. J R Ashton
  1. North West Public Health Team, Department of Health, 18th Floor, Sunley Tower, Piccadilly Plaza, Manchester M1 4BE, UK;

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    In urban India fortunate middle class areas may have water closet latrines such as these. Meanwhile, slum dwellers living yards away may depend on the roadside or any nearby piece of waste land for defecation. Sanitation remains a top priority for global health.

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