November 19 is World Toilet Day, drawing attention to the sanitation and clean-water challenges that affect 1 of every 3 people on earth. The statistics bear this out.
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    One out of three people in the world do not use a basic toilet, lacking access to basic sanitation.
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    1,000 children die every day due to improper sanitation.
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    One billion people still defecate in the open.
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    Of the 6 leading causes of child deaths in poor countries, diarrhea accounts for nearly 20% of them.
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    British Medical Journal experts picked sanitation as the greatest medical advance since 1840, putting it ahead of antibiotics and anesthesia when polled in 1999.
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    There are ways you can contribute to WTD awareness: ✏️SHARE a post or status update #WorldToiletDay / πŸ“•LEARN more about world sanitation challenges / πŸ’¬TALK about it and make it a point of conversation / πŸ’΅DONATE to a cause that supports sanitation efforts / 🎬TAKE ACTION to change personal behaviors that affect water quality at home