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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Latest blow to blood scandal victims: Government compensation will leave them WORSE off Annie Walker, who was given contaminated blood in a transfusion in the 1970s.
Latest blow to blood scandal victims: Government compensation will leave them WORSE off
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 3 hours ago
Annie Walker, who was given contaminated blood in a transfusion in the 1970s. Picture by SIMON FINLAY. Major concerns have been raised that new proposals to... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Latest blow to blood scandal victims: Government compensation will leave them WORSE off Annie Walker, who was given contaminated blood in a transfusion in the 1970s.
Latest blow to blood scandal victims: Government compensation will leave them WORSE off
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 4 hours ago
Annie Walker, who was given contaminated blood in a transfusion in the 1970s. Picture by SIMON FINLAY. Major concerns have been raised that new proposals to... Read more
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NZCity
Danielle Lloyd admits she is "lucky to be alive" after nearly bleeding to death due to cosmetic surgery. The former Miss England, who increased her breast size from a 32AA to a 32DD f
Danielle Lloyd admits she is "lucky to be alive" after nearly bleeding to death due to cosmetic surgery.
NZCity / Posted 5 hours ago
The former Miss England, who increased her breast size from a 32AA to a 32DD following a number of operations, regrets going under the knife to... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Major concerns over proposals to end the suffering for contaminated blood victims Annie Walker, who was given contaminated blood in a transfusion in the 1970s.
Major concerns over proposals to end the suffering for contaminated blood victims
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 5 hours ago
Annie Walker, who was given contaminated blood in a transfusion in the 1970s. Picture by SIMON FINLAY. Major concerns have been raised that new proposals to properly... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Major concerns over proposals to end the suffering for contaminated blood victims Annie Walker, who was given contaminated blood in a transfusion in the 1970s.
Major concerns over proposals to end the suffering for contaminated blood victims
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 7 hours ago
Annie Walker, who was given contaminated blood in a transfusion in the 1970s. Picture by SIMON FINLAY. Major concerns have been raised that new proposals to properly... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Happy days for 'sadverts'So-called "sadvertising" has exploded globally, with the likes of Budweiser's L
Happy days for 'sadverts'
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 9 hours ago
So-called "sadvertising" has exploded globally, with the likes of Budweiser's Lost Dog pulling heartstrings and awards in the US. But no one does it like Thailand, where adverts are often as gruelling as they are memorable. One recent spot, for... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Could you fall victim to medical identity theft?JACKSONVILLE - Imagine being rushed to a hospital with a serious injury, only t
Could you fall victim to medical identity theft?
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 10 hours ago
JACKSONVILLE - Imagine being rushed to a hospital with a serious injury, only to learn someone else already had a major surgery on your dime, and the thief used your insurance information in another state. That's precisely what happened to a Flagler... Read more
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Daily Mail
'Meth puppy' treated for horrific chemical burns to more than half of his body after he was found hallucinating and unable to m
'Meth puppy' treated for horrific chemical burns
Daily Mail / Posted 15 hours ago
to more than half of his body after he was found hallucinating and unable to move from ditch WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT Six-month-old puppy Zorro was found with severe burns to half of his body Vets... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Maryland sees first case of Zika virusMaryland health officials announced Thursday the state's first confirmed case o
Maryland sees first case of Zika virus
Baltimore Sun / Posted 17 hours ago
Maryland health officials announced Thursday the state's first confirmed case of the Zika virus. The unidentified patient who has the mosquito-borne virus had traveled to a country where Zika transmission has been active, the health department... Read more
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Wired News
Medicine Has the Tech to Stop Blood-Transmitted Zika InfectionsGiving blood is a reminder that human are sacks of microbes, and blood is a ver
Medicine Has the Tech to Stop Blood-Transmitted Zika Infections
Wired News / Posted 18 hours ago
Giving blood is a reminder that human are sacks of microbes, and blood is a very good way to spread the nasty ones. Have you ever used needles to take drugs? the questionnaires probe. Had a tattoo? Lived with a person who has hepatitis? And even if... Read more
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Air Force Times
Zika precautions: Navy's tips for avoiding the virusThe spreading Zika virus is a public health emergency, prompting the White Hous
Zika precautions: Navy's tips for avoiding the virus
Air Force Times / Posted 20 hours ago
The spreading Zika virus is a public health emergency, prompting the White House, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and now the Navy to issue guidance on how to minimize your chances of getting it. The No. 1 way to stay safe from the... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
CDC hosts webinar with Florida hospital workers on Zika virusThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is hosting a conference call and
CDC hosts webinar with Florida hospital workers on Zika virus
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 20 hours ago
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is hosting a conference call and webinar with Florida hospital workers to discuss the spread of the Zika virus. Gov. Rick Scott's office announced that the conference call is scheduled for Thursday... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
What are the chances I'll get the Zika virus?The Zika virus was discovered nearly 70 years ago, but chances are you probably
What are the chances I'll get the Zika virus?
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 21 hours ago
The Zika virus was discovered nearly 70 years ago, but chances are you probably hadn't heard of it until the past few months. With fear and uncertainty spreading as quickly as the virus itself, CNN Health wanted to address some of pressing questions... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
What are the chances I'll get the Zika virus?The Zika virus was discovered nearly 70 years ago, but chances are you probably
What are the chances I'll get the Zika virus?
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 21 hours ago
The Zika virus was discovered nearly 70 years ago, but chances are you probably hadn't heard of it until the past few months. With fear and uncertainty spreading as quickly as the virus itself, CNN Health wanted to address some of pressing questions... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
What are the chances I'll get the Zika virus?The Zika virus was discovered nearly 70 years ago, but chances are you probably
What are the chances I'll get the Zika virus?
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 21 hours ago
The Zika virus was discovered nearly 70 years ago, but chances are you probably hadn't heard of it until the past few months. With fear and uncertainty spreading as quickly as the virus itself, CNN Health wanted to address some of pressing questions... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
What are the chances I'll get the Zika virus?The Zika virus was discovered nearly 70 years ago, but chances are you probably
What are the chances I'll get the Zika virus?
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 21 hours ago
The Zika virus was discovered nearly 70 years ago, but chances are you probably hadn't heard of it until the past few months. With fear and uncertainty spreading as quickly as the virus itself, CNN Health wanted to address some of pressing questions... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
What are the chances I'll get the Zika virus?The Zika virus was discovered nearly 70 years ago, but chances are you probably
What are the chances I'll get the Zika virus?
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 21 hours ago
The Zika virus was discovered nearly 70 years ago, but chances are you probably hadn't heard of it until the past few months. With fear and uncertainty spreading as quickly as the virus itself, CNN Health wanted to address some of pressing questions... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
What are the chances I'll get the Zika virus?The Zika virus was discovered nearly 70 years ago, but chances are you probably
What are the chances I'll get the Zika virus?
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 21 hours ago
The Zika virus was discovered nearly 70 years ago, but chances are you probably hadn't heard of it until the past few months. With fear and uncertainty spreading as quickly as the virus itself, CNN Health wanted to address some of pressing questions... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
What are the chances I'll get the Zika virus?The Zika virus was discovered nearly 70 years ago, but chances are you probably
What are the chances I'll get the Zika virus?
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 22 hours ago
The Zika virus was discovered nearly 70 years ago, but chances are you probably hadn't heard of it until the past few months. With fear and uncertainty spreading as quickly as the virus itself, CNN Health wanted to address some of pressing questions... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
What are the chances I'll get the Zika virus?The Zika virus was discovered nearly 70 years ago, but chances are you probably
What are the chances I'll get the Zika virus?
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 22 hours ago
The Zika virus was discovered nearly 70 years ago, but chances are you probably hadn't heard of it until the past few months. With fear and uncertainty spreading as quickly as the virus itself, CNN Health wanted to address some of pressing questions... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Police continue to investigate baby girl's death as homicidePolice believed an infant was the victim of shaken baby syndrome when they bega
Police continue to investigate baby girl's death as homicide
Brandon Sun / Posted yesterday
Police believed an infant was the victim of shaken baby syndrome when they began an investigation that would later be deemed a homicide after the child died. Early details of the investigation have been revealed in documents filed in support of a... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Thailand's 'Mad Men' tugging on heartstrings with 'sadverts'Crew members working on the set of the shooting of a sequence of an advert for
Thailand's 'Mad Men' tugging on heartstrings with 'sadverts'
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
Crew members working on the set of the shooting of a sequence of an advert for a Thai bank promoting a scholarship fund in November. (AFP photo) Related search Feverishly jotting down ideas in a funky glass-panelled conference room, Thailand's “Mad... Read more
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The Star
Thai Mad Men tugging on heartstrings with ‘sadverts’BANGKOK: Feverishly jotting down ideas in a funky glass-panelled conference roo
Thai Mad Men tugging on heartstrings with ‘sadverts’
The Star / Posted yesterday
BANGKOK: Feverishly jotting down ideas in a funky glass-panelled conference room, Thailand’s “Mad Men” are doing what they do best -- creating tearjerker adverts that leave viewers scrambling for the tissue box. So-called “sadvertising” has exploded... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ondo At 40 - the Sun Is Still ShiningAt 40, Ondo now has a good story it can take to the bank, writes Kayode Akinmad
Ondo At 40 - the Sun Is Still Shining
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
At 40, Ondo now has a good story it can take to the bank, writes Kayode Akinmade There are quite a number of states making progress in Nigeria, trudging on in spite of the odds. With the steady slide in the value of the naira following the tragedy in... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Some donors asked to wait before rolling up their sleeves at Valley blood banksIn what they're calling a "proactive stance" against the Zika virus, LifeStream
Some donors asked to wait before rolling up their sleeves at Valley blood banks
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted yesterday
In what they're calling a "proactive stance" against the Zika virus, LifeStream blood bank is asking people who've been in the most affected countries to refrain from giving blood immediately on their return. LifeStream serves hospitals in the... Read more
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Kenosha News
Zika fears alter blood collectionThe BloodCenter of Wisconsin is discouraging anyone who recently traveled to Me
Zika fears alter blood collection
Kenosha News / Posted yesterday
The BloodCenter of Wisconsin is discouraging anyone who recently traveled to Mexico, the Caribbean or South America from donating blood to help minimize the chance of spreading the Zika virus. Although it is highly unlikely that someone who recently... Read more
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International Business Times
Zika virus: Public Health England warns of more cases as 6 people confirmed infected Public Health England has warned that the country is likely to see more cases o
Zika virus: Public Health England warns of more cases as 6 people confirmed infected
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
Public Health England has warned that the country is likely to see more cases of the Zika virus infections as it confirmed that six cases linked to the outbreak in South America have been detected in the country. Of the total, four were cases seen... Read more
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The Express-Times
Zika confirmed in Lehigh University studentA Lehigh University student who traveled abroad over winter break has tested po
Zika confirmed in Lehigh University student
The Express-Times / Posted yesterday
A Lehigh University student who traveled abroad over winter break has tested positive for Zika amid a continuing outbreak of the virus. The Bethlehem school announced the diagnosis in an email Wednesday evening to the Lehigh community, university... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Should Pennsylvanians be worried about Zika?HARRISBURG, Pa. -With two confirmed cases of the Zika virus in the commonwealth
Should Pennsylvanians be worried about Zika?
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted yesterday
HARRISBURG, Pa. -With two confirmed cases of the Zika virus in the commonwealth should Pennsylvanians be worried? The Pennsylvania Department of Health announced the first confirmed cases of Zika virus in two women who recently traveled to countries... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Two more cases of Zika virus confirmed in Bexar CountyThe San Antonio Metropolitan Health District confirmed two more cases of Zika v
Two more cases of Zika virus confirmed in Bexar County
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
The San Antonio Metropolitan Health District confirmed two more cases of Zika virus in Bexar County Wednesday, for a total of three. The first confirmed Zika case in Bexar County was announced last week. All three individuals who had confirmed cases... Read more
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Al.com
First Alabama resident confirmed with Zika virusThe state Department of Public Health confirms one Morgan County resident has t
First Alabama resident confirmed with Zika virus
Al.com / Posted yesterday
The state Department of Public Health confirms one Morgan County resident has the first travel-related case of the Zika virus in Alabama. This 2003 photo provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows a female Aedes albopictus... Read more
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WRCB Chattanooga
Alabama the latest state with confirmed Zika patientThe Alabama Department of Public Health reports the first confirmed travel-rela
Alabama the latest state with confirmed Zika patient
WRCB Chattanooga / Posted yesterday
The Alabama Department of Public Health reports the first confirmed travel-related case of Zika virus in an Alabama resident, according to a news release from the agency. The positive specimen was from a resident of Morgan County. Tests are being... Read more
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Charleston City Paper
I'm not ashamed to admit it — I'm a huge Golden Girls fanHello. My name is Kevin, and I love The Golden Girls, truly, madly, deeply. My
I'm not ashamed to admit it — I'm a huge Golden Girls fan
Charleston City Paper / Posted 2 days ago
Hello. My name is Kevin, and I love The Golden Girls, truly, madly, deeply. My love affair with Dorothy, Sophia, Blanche, and Rose begin way back in the 1980s. Although the sitcom didn't feature any of the things I was then enamoured with — scary... Read more
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Business Wire
Japanese Patent Office Issues Decision to Grant Patent for USMI’s Canady Hybrid Plasma™ TechnologyThe US FDA-registered CHPS is a smart multi-functional electrosurgical handpiec
Japanese Patent Office Issues Decision to Grant Patent for USMI’s Canady Hybrid Plasma™ Technology
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
The US FDA-registered CHPS is a smart multi-functional electrosurgical handpiece, which delivers a precise beam less than 1.0mm in diameter and a depth of injury as low as 0.1mm. The technology behind the CHPS decreases tissue damage, perioperative... Read more
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The Brown and White
Zika confirmed in two Pennsylvania residentsTwo female Pennsylvania residents have the state's first confirmed case of Zika
Zika confirmed in two Pennsylvania residents
The Brown and White / Posted 2 days ago
Two female Pennsylvania residents have the state's first confirmed case of Zika virus, state health officials announced Tuesday. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention confirmed the illnesses in the females, who had recently traveled to... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Health department announces first confirmed cases of Zika virus in PaHARRISBURG, Pa. – The Pennsylvania Department of Health announced the first con
Health department announces first confirmed cases of Zika virus in Pa
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 2 days ago
HARRISBURG, Pa. – The Pennsylvania Department of Health announced the first confirmed cases of Zika virus in two residents who recently traveled to countries affected by the ongoing outbreak of the disease. The Centers for Disease Control and... Read more
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WGAL 8 Susquehanna Valley
2 confirmed cases of Zika virus in Pennsylvania, Dept. of Health reportsThe Pennsylvania Department of Health today announced the first confirmed cases
2 confirmed cases of Zika virus in Pennsylvania, Dept. of Health reports
WGAL 8 Susquehanna Valley / Posted 2 days ago
The Pennsylvania Department of Health today announced the first confirmed cases of Zika virus in two residents who recently traveled to countries affected by the ongoing outbreak of the disease. The CDC laboratories confirmed the illnesses in two... Read more
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metro
Father loses part of stomach after being stung by pet scorpionDean underwent surgery to drain the poison form his blood (Picture: PA) A fath
Father loses part of stomach after being stung by pet scorpion
metro / Posted 2 days ago
Dean underwent surgery to drain the poison form his blood (Picture: PA) A father lost part of his stomach after being stung by his pet scorpion. Dean Armstrong had been feeding Sue (yes, really) in August 2012, when it attacked, flooding his body... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Zika virus: What are the chances I'll get it? (And other Q&As)The Zika virus was discovered nearly 70 years ago, but chances are you probably
Zika virus: What are the chances I'll get it? (And other Q&As)
KWWL Iowa / Posted 2 days ago
The Zika virus was discovered nearly 70 years ago, but chances are you probably hadn't heard of it until the past few months. With fear and uncertainty spreading as quickly as the virus itself, CNN Health wanted to address some of your pressing... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Feature: Art experiments make for groundbreaking new exhibition in OxfordTEST tube twins clambering out of a glass jar are just one of the fascinating c
Feature: Art experiments make for groundbreaking new exhibition in Oxford
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 2 days ago
TEST tube twins clambering out of a glass jar are just one of the fascinating creations on display in a new exhibition. Taking inspiration from his own experiences, 19-year-old Sebastian Chaumeton decided to reincarnate himself and his twin brother... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Feature: Art experiments make for groundbreaking new exhibition in OxfordTEST tube twins clambering out of a glass jar are just one of the fascinating c
Feature: Art experiments make for groundbreaking new exhibition in Oxford
Oxford Mail / Posted 2 days ago
TEST tube twins clambering out of a glass jar are just one of the fascinating creations on display in a new exhibition. Taking inspiration from his own experiences, 19-year-old Sebastian Chaumeton decided to reincarnate himself and his twin brother... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
What are the chances I'll get the Zika virus? (And other Q&As)The Zika virus was discovered nearly 70 years ago, but chances are you probably
What are the chances I'll get the Zika virus? (And other Q&As)
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 2 days ago
The Zika virus was discovered nearly 70 years ago, but chances are you probably hadn’t heard of it until the past few months. With fear and uncertainty spreading as quickly as the virus itself, CNN Health wanted to address some of your pressing... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Red Cross: Wait 28 days to donate blood after visiting Zika areasIn response to the mosquito-borne Zika outbreak, the American Red Cross is aski
Red Cross: Wait 28 days to donate blood after visiting Zika areas
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 2 days ago
In response to the mosquito-borne Zika outbreak, the American Red Cross is asking people to avoid donating blood if they traveled to Latin America or the Caribbean in the past 28 days. Blood donors who develop symptoms of Zika within two weeks of... Read more
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heraldscotland
Contaminated blood scandal financial moves needed urgently, committee toldHundreds of people in Scotland, many of whom were haemophiliac patients, were i
Contaminated blood scandal financial moves needed urgently, committee told
heraldscotland / Posted 3 days ago
Hundreds of people in Scotland, many of whom were haemophiliac patients, were infected with hepatitis C and HIV through contaminated blood and blood products by the NHS in the 1970s and 1980s. The inquiry made just one recommendation - that people... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Blood Donations Linked to Fall in Maternal DeathsDar es Salaam — Temeke Regional Hospital has today announced that maternal deat
Blood Donations Linked to Fall in Maternal Deaths
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Dar es Salaam — Temeke Regional Hospital has today announced that maternal deaths have decreased by more than 50 per cent between 2014 and 2015. This has been attributed an increase blood donations through the enhancement of the National Blood... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Man left paralysed and without a stomach after being stung by his pet scorpionA father was left paralysed and lost his STOMACH after being stung by his pet s
Man left paralysed and without a stomach after being stung by his pet scorpion
Daily Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
A father was left paralysed and lost his STOMACH after being stung by his pet scorpion – who he named Sue. Dean Armstrong had been feeding the animal when it attacked, flooding his body with potentially fatal poison. The next thing he knew, he was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Health Workers Threaten Industrial Action As Ministry Crisis WorsensAbuja — The crisis in the Federal Ministry of Health has taken a new dimension,
Health Workers Threaten Industrial Action As Ministry Crisis Worsens
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Abuja — The crisis in the Federal Ministry of Health has taken a new dimension, as four of the directorate level doctors who were alleged to be sitting tight despite reaching the mandatory retirement age, have taken government to court. Joined in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Concern As Nigeria Continues to Post Horrible Maternal Death IndicesBy Beatrice Gondyi and Chika Okeke Recently, the Bauchi State Maternal and Pre
Concern As Nigeria Continues to Post Horrible Maternal Death Indices
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
By Beatrice Gondyi and Chika Okeke Recently, the Bauchi State Maternal and Pre-natal, Technical Working Group further exposed the failed state of Nigeria's health sector with the release of its horrifying August to October 2015 operational index. In... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
City Hospital Opens Blood Collection PointDar es Salaam — Medical laboratory technicians at regional hospitals in Dar es
City Hospital Opens Blood Collection Point
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Dar es Salaam — Medical laboratory technicians at regional hospitals in Dar es Salaam revealed recently they are challenged by the shortage of rare blood group types from donors. A laboratory manager at Amana Hospital in the city, Dr Jabir Muhsin it... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Blood Banks Taking Caution with Donors Due to Zika VirusSACRAMENTO -- As global concern continues to grow over the Zika virus, medical
Blood Banks Taking Caution with Donors Due to Zika Virus
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 3 days ago
SACRAMENTO -- As global concern continues to grow over the Zika virus, medical professionals in Northern California are working to make sure it doesn’t spread here. "We need to make sure the blood our patients receive is safe, and as a result, we... Read more
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