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Feature Christmas 2019 Appeal

The BMJ Christmas 2019 appeal: help WaterAid turn on the taps worldwide

BMJ 2019; 367 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.l6703 (Published 28 November 2019) Cite this as: BMJ 2019;367:l6703

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Water & Life

Water is life, and the water cycle is the fountain of life. Drenching and quenching, water hydrates and animates, then liquifies and purifies life's essential and existential, but unmentionable, stenches. So water is the mollifying molecule of life.

Competing interests: No competing interests

01 December 2019
Hugh Mann
Physician
Retired
New York, NY, USA