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Epidemiologic reviews, volume 27, issue 1, 1 july 2005, pages 36–46, in this paper, we review the epidemiologic evidence of flood-related. Floods floods are natural phenomena they can, however, turn into disasters causing widespread damage, health problems and even deaths this is. Update #1 - hurricane irma and flooding issues (november 21, 2017) overview the county experienced two historic rainstorms in 2017 between the dates of.