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ScienceBlogs
State, local public health loses critical funding because Congress fails to act on Zika: ‘Yes, we should be scared’in February based on recommendations from the scientific and public health comm
State, local public health loses critical funding because Congress fails to act on Zika: ‘Yes, we should be scared’
ScienceBlogs / Posted 22 hours ago
in February based on recommendations from the scientific and public health community, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has been forced to redirect more than $44 million in Public Health Emergency Preparedness (PHEP) funds away from... Read more
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Yorkshire evening post
Girl power at its best! All the winners from the Yorkshire Women of Achievement awards 2016 in Leedssexual exploitation and over the past ten years has dedicated her life to helpi
Girl power at its best! All the winners from the Yorkshire Women of Achievement awards 2016 in Leeds
Yorkshire evening post / Posted 8 days ago
sexual exploitation and over the past ten years has dedicated her life to helping children. She has helped police and the council to try and get justice for the girls who were being groomed and exploited by men in Rotherham. Jayne battled... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Mascarenhas Carlathat there was no money allocated to the controversial Coffs bypass in the Fede
Mascarenhas Carla
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 10 days ago
that there was no money allocated to the controversial Coffs bypass in the Federal budget. The Australian Water Safety Council launches a new drowning prevention campaign. Top Stories Connect with ABC News Got a news... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
What you need to know about electric shock drowningthis summer. Carmen Johnson, a 15-year-old who had dreams of being a college c
What you need to know about electric shock drowning
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 11 days ago
this summer. Carmen Johnson, a 15-year-old who had dreams of being a college cheerleader, died from an electrical shock drowning on Smith Lake in Alabama while she was swimming with friends. According to her father, an electrical box on their... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Swim. Don't sink! Stay safe in and on the water this summerplays in the pool with her aunt, Lesley Anderson of the Red Cross, in Ottawa. (
Swim. Don't sink! Stay safe in and on the water this summer
Brandon Sun / Posted 23 days ago
plays in the pool with her aunt, Lesley Anderson of the Red Cross, in Ottawa. (WIRE ART) When the average person thinks of drowning-related deaths, their minds may immediately wander to islands or densely populated land-masses surrounded by water... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Strategy sets priorities to reduce drowning deathsStrategy aims to reduce drowning deaths by 50 per cent by 2020 A new Australia
Strategy sets priorities to reduce drowning deaths
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 30 days ago
Strategy aims to reduce drowning deaths by 50 per cent by 2020 A new Australian Water Strategy sets an ambitious goal to reduce overall drowning by 50 per cent by 2020 compared with 2008. In 2007/08 there were 264 drowning deaths in Australia... Read more

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