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News 8000
Protecting the world from deadly superbugspart of the issue. "Most antibiotics are used in hospitals," said Brendan Wren
Protecting the world from deadly superbugs
News 8000 / Posted yesterday
part of the issue. "Most antibiotics are used in hospitals," said Brendan Wren, professor of microbial pathology at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. "There's too much weight placed on GPs. It should be reduced, but the truth... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Protecting the world from deadly superbugspart of the issue. "Most antibiotics are used in hospitals," said Brendan Wren
Protecting the world from deadly superbugs
KTVZ Bend / Posted yesterday
part of the issue. "Most antibiotics are used in hospitals," said Brendan Wren, professor of microbial pathology at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. "There's too much weight placed on GPs. It should be reduced, but the truth... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Protecting the world from deadly superbugspart of the issue. "Most antibiotics are used in hospitals," said Brendan Wren
Protecting the world from deadly superbugs
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted yesterday
part of the issue. "Most antibiotics are used in hospitals," said Brendan Wren, professor of microbial pathology at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. "There's too much weight placed on GPs. It should be reduced, but the truth... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Protecting the world from deadly superbugspart of the issue. "Most antibiotics are used in hospitals," said Brendan Wren
Protecting the world from deadly superbugs
ClickOnDetroit / Posted yesterday
part of the issue. "Most antibiotics are used in hospitals," said Brendan Wren, professor of microbial pathology at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. "There's too much weight placed on GPs. It should be reduced, but the truth... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Protecting the world from deadly superbugspart of the issue. "Most antibiotics are used in hospitals," said Brendan Wren
Protecting the world from deadly superbugs
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
part of the issue. "Most antibiotics are used in hospitals," said Brendan Wren, professor of microbial pathology at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. "There's too much weight placed on GPs. It should be reduced, but the truth... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
How to stop superbugs from killing 10 million people a yearpart of the issue. "Most antibiotics are used in hospitals," said Brendan Wren
How to stop superbugs from killing 10 million people a year
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted yesterday
part of the issue. "Most antibiotics are used in hospitals," said Brendan Wren, professor of microbial pathology at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. "There's too much weight placed on GPs. It should be reduced, but the truth... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Protecting the world from deadly superbugspart of the issue. "Most antibiotics are used in hospitals," said Brendan Wren
Protecting the world from deadly superbugs
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted yesterday
part of the issue. "Most antibiotics are used in hospitals," said Brendan Wren, professor of microbial pathology at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. "There's too much weight placed on GPs. It should be reduced, but the truth... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Protecting the world from deadly superbugspart of the issue. "Most antibiotics are used in hospitals," said Brendan Wren
Protecting the world from deadly superbugs
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted yesterday
part of the issue. "Most antibiotics are used in hospitals," said Brendan Wren, professor of microbial pathology at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. "There's too much weight placed on GPs. It should be reduced, but the truth... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Protecting the world from deadly superbugspart of the issue. "Most antibiotics are used in hospitals," said Brendan Wren
Protecting the world from deadly superbugs
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted yesterday
part of the issue. "Most antibiotics are used in hospitals," said Brendan Wren, professor of microbial pathology at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. "There's too much weight placed on GPs. It should be reduced, but the truth... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
How to stop superbugs from killing 10 million people a yearpart of the issue. “Most antibiotics are used in hospitals,” said Brendan Wren
How to stop superbugs from killing 10 million people a year
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted yesterday
part of the issue. “Most antibiotics are used in hospitals,” said Brendan Wren, professor of microbial pathology at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. “There’s too much weight placed on GPs. It should be reduced, but the truth... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Protecting the world form deadly superbugspart of the issue. "Most antibiotics are used in hospitals," said Brendan Wren
Protecting the world form deadly superbugs
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted yesterday
part of the issue. "Most antibiotics are used in hospitals," said Brendan Wren, professor of microbial pathology at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. "There's too much weight placed on GPs. It should be reduced, but the truth... Read more
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The New Statesman
Chill outdid we come to view stress as the universal enemy? Mark Petticrew, Professor of
Chill out
The New Statesman / Posted 4 days ago
did we come to view stress as the universal enemy? Mark Petticrew, Professor of Public Health Evaluation at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, has sifted through a huge archive of historical tobacco industry documents.... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Canadian professor: Rio Olympics should be postponed due to Zika virusauthorities to look at the situation more closely," said Jimmy Whitworth, a pro
Canadian professor: Rio Olympics should be postponed due to Zika virus
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
authorities to look at the situation more closely," said Jimmy Whitworth, a professor of international public health at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, referring to Attaran's article. He was not linked to Attaran's paper and... Read more
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Business Wire
AHF: “Business as Usual Cannot Continue,” Declare Public Health Experts as World Health Organization Prepares to Elect New Leadervotes in May 2017 to select a new leader. The authors—Peter Piot, the co-disco
AHF: “Business as Usual Cannot Continue,” Declare Public Health Experts as World Health Organization Prepares to Elect New Leader
Business Wire / Posted 5 days ago
votes in May 2017 to select a new leader. The authors—Peter Piot, the co-discoverer of the Ebola virus and now Dean of the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine; Harvard School of Public Health Professor Ashish Jha; Harvard Global Health... Read more
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New York Post
Everyone in the world is drinking less alcohol — except Americansa 2013 study by researchers from the Harvard School of Public Health, Stanford
Everyone in the world is drinking less alcohol — except Americans
New York Post / Posted 5 days ago
a 2013 study by researchers from the Harvard School of Public Health, Stanford University’s Department of Medicine and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. Although the number of people drinking declined, people who did drink were... Read more
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Market Watch
The world is drinking less alcohol — except Americansa 2013 study by researchers from the Harvard School of Public Health, Stanford
The world is drinking less alcohol — except Americans
Market Watch / Posted 6 days ago
a 2013 study by researchers from the Harvard School of Public Health, Stanford University’s Department of Medicine and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. Although the number of people drinking declined, people who did drink were... Read more
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dna
By 2025 mental disorder cases in India will go up by 23%study Vikram Patel who is Director Public Health Foundation of India and Joint
By 2025 mental disorder cases in India will go up by 23%
dna / Posted 6 days ago
study Vikram Patel who is Director Public Health Foundation of India and Joint Director, Centre for Global Mental Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine said while India has progressive policies regarding mental health care, the... Read more
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The Borneo Post
China, India face huge mental health burden: studyup, the studies showed. “The treatment gaps, especially in rural areas, are ve
China, India face huge mental health burden: study
The Borneo Post / Posted 6 days ago
up, the studies showed. “The treatment gaps, especially in rural areas, are very large,” Vikram Patel, a professor at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, said of India. It could take decades for each country’s medical systems to... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Zika virus warning for Brit tourists as virus heads for Med holiday hotspotsGreece, Switzerland, Israel Bulgaria and Slovenia were also deemed to be at mod
Zika virus warning for Brit tourists as virus heads for Med holiday hotspots
Daily Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
Greece, Switzerland, Israel Bulgaria and Slovenia were also deemed to be at moderate risk. Prof Jimmy Whitworth at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine warned the risk of Zika spreading to Europe was ‘real’ and called for... Read more
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Daily Record
Holidaymakers warned about 'real' risk of Zika virus spreading to EuropeFrance and Italy should be vigilant, experts have said. Jimmy Whitworth, profe
Holidaymakers warned about 'real' risk of Zika virus spreading to Europe
Daily Record / Posted 6 days ago
France and Italy should be vigilant, experts have said. Jimmy Whitworth, professor of international public health at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, stressed that the risk to people in the UK remained "very low" but travellers... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
China, India face huge mental health burdenup, the studies showed. "The treatment gaps, especially in rural areas, are ve
China, India face huge mental health burden
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
up, the studies showed. "The treatment gaps, especially in rural areas, are very large," Vikram Patel, a professor at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, said of India. It could take decades for each country's medical systems to... Read more
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The Financial Express
China, India face huge mental health burdenup, the studies showed. “The treatment gaps, especially in rural areas, are ve
China, India face huge mental health burden
The Financial Express / Posted 7 days ago
up, the studies showed. “The treatment gaps, especially in rural areas, are very large,” Vikram Patel, a professor at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, said of India. It could take decades for each country’s medical systems to... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
China, India face huge mental health burdenup, the studies showed. "The treatment gaps, especially in rural areas, are ve
China, India face huge mental health burden
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 7 days ago
up, the studies showed. "The treatment gaps, especially in rural areas, are very large," Vikram Patel, a professor at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, said of India. It could take decades for each country's medical systems to... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Doctor wants 2016 Olympics moved away from Rioauthorities to look at the situation more closely," said Jimmy Whitworth, a pro
Doctor wants 2016 Olympics moved away from Rio
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 days ago
authorities to look at the situation more closely," said Jimmy Whitworth, a professor of international public health at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, referring to Attaran's article. He was not linked to Attaran's paper and... Read more
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Londonist
7 Things You Didn't Know About Bloomsburymosquitoes Walk along the eastern side of Gower Street and you'll be strolling
7 Things You Didn't Know About Bloomsbury
Londonist / Posted 10 days ago
mosquitoes Walk along the eastern side of Gower Street and you'll be strolling above millions of mosquitoes. The London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine breeds many different species of mozzie in an old coal bunker beneath the... Read more
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express
Government to fund fresh trial into controversial drugs statinsKlim McPherson The launch of the new study, which will examine the risk of mus
Government to fund fresh trial into controversial drugs statins
express / Posted 10 days ago
Klim McPherson The launch of the new study, which will examine the risk of muscle pain and is co-ordinated by the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, has been welcomed by experts. Professor Jane Armitage, an expert in public... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Mosquito-repellent soap invention seeks to wash away Africa malaria threatkilling 438,000 people, most of them in sub-Saharan Africa. Jo Lines, reader o
Mosquito-repellent soap invention seeks to wash away Africa malaria threat
Eye Witness News / Posted 12 days ago
killing 438,000 people, most of them in sub-Saharan Africa. Jo Lines, reader of malaria control and vector biology at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, praised the idea behind the soap, but said it would be dangerous to rely on... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Yellow plaguein Brazil, Senegal and Russia. “That leaves us in a very vulnerable position,”
Yellow plague
Namibia Economist / Posted 12 days ago
in Brazil, Senegal and Russia. “That leaves us in a very vulnerable position,” says Peter Piot, the director of the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. If yellow fever did take hold in Asia, he says, then the numbers at immediate... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Mosquito-repellent soap invention seeks to wash away malaria threatkilling 438,000 people, most of them in sub-Saharan Africa. Jo Lines, reader o
Mosquito-repellent soap invention seeks to wash away malaria threat
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
killing 438,000 people, most of them in sub-Saharan Africa. Jo Lines, reader of malaria control and vector biology at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, praised the idea behind the soap, but said it would be dangerous to rely on... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Point-of-care test could help detect TB in HIV-positive individualsprovides a result within 25 minutes. The review author team from Johns Hopkins
Point-of-care test could help detect TB in HIV-positive individuals
News-Medical-Net / Posted 12 days ago
provides a result within 25 minutes. The review author team from Johns Hopkins University, USA; McGill University, Canada; London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK; FIND, Switzerland; and LSTM, examined all data published up until 5... Read more
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Daily Mail
Health expert calls for Rio Olympics to be cancelled over Zikaso that babies aren't born permanently disabled.' Jimmy Whitworth, a professor
Health expert calls for Rio Olympics to be cancelled over Zika
Daily Mail / Posted 12 days ago
so that babies aren't born permanently disabled.' Jimmy Whitworth, a professor of international public health at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, said Attaran's article was a 'wake-up call' to the authorities. 'WHO isn't... Read more
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FOX News
Mosquito-repellent soap invention seeks to wash away Africa malaria threatkilling 438,000 people, most of them in sub-Saharan Africa. Jo Lines, reader o
Mosquito-repellent soap invention seeks to wash away Africa malaria threat
FOX News / Posted 12 days ago
killing 438,000 people, most of them in sub-Saharan Africa. Jo Lines, reader of malaria control and vector biology at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, praised the idea behind the soap, but said it would be dangerous to rely on... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Canadian professor: Games should be postponed due to Zikaauthorities to look at the situation more closely,” said Jimmy Whitworth, a pro
Canadian professor: Games should be postponed due to Zika
Juneau Empire / Posted 12 days ago
authorities to look at the situation more closely,” said Jimmy Whitworth, a professor of international public health at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, referring to Attaran’s article. He was not linked to Attaran’s paper and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Mosquito-repellent soap invention seeks to wash away Africa malaria threatkilling 438,000 people, most of them in sub-Saharan Africa. Jo Lines, reader o
Mosquito-repellent soap invention seeks to wash away Africa malaria threat
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 days ago
killing 438,000 people, most of them in sub-Saharan Africa. Jo Lines, reader of malaria control and vector biology at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, praised the idea behind the soap, but said it would be dangerous to rely on... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Canadian Professor: Olympics should be postponed due to Zikaauthorities to look at the situation more closely," said Jimmy Whitworth, a pro
Canadian Professor: Olympics should be postponed due to Zika
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 13 days ago
authorities to look at the situation more closely," said Jimmy Whitworth, a professor of international public health at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, referring to Attaran's article. He was not linked to Attaran's paper and... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Expert: Olympics should be postponed due to Zikaauthorities to look at the situation more closely," said Jimmy Whitworth, a pro
Expert: Olympics should be postponed due to Zika
Pilipino Star / Posted 13 days ago
authorities to look at the situation more closely," said Jimmy Whitworth, a professor of international public health at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, referring to Attaran's article. He was not linked to Attaran's paper and... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Canadian professor: Olympics should be postponed due to Zikaauthorities to look at the situation more closely,” said Jimmy Whitworth, a pro
Canadian professor: Olympics should be postponed due to Zika
Inquirier.net / Posted 13 days ago
authorities to look at the situation more closely,” said Jimmy Whitworth, a professor of international public health at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, referring to Attaran’s article. He was not linked to Attaran’s paper and... Read more
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The Morning Call
Professor: Olympics should be postponed due to Zikaauthorities to look at the situation more closely," said Jimmy Whitworth, a pro
Professor: Olympics should be postponed due to Zika
The Morning Call / Posted 13 days ago
authorities to look at the situation more closely," said Jimmy Whitworth, a professor of international public health at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, referring to Attaran's article. He was not linked to Attaran's paper and... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Canadian professor: Rio Olympics should be postponed due to Zika virusauthorities to look at the situation more closely," said Jimmy Whitworth, a pro
Canadian professor: Rio Olympics should be postponed due to Zika virus
Chicago Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
authorities to look at the situation more closely," said Jimmy Whitworth, a professor of international public health at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, referring to Attaran's article. He was not linked to Attaran's paper and... Read more
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Daily Mail
Expert: Rio Olympics could spark 'a full-blown global health disaster'so that babies aren't born permanently disabled.' Jimmy Whitworth, a professor
Expert: Rio Olympics could spark 'a full-blown global health disaster'
Daily Mail / Posted 13 days ago
so that babies aren't born permanently disabled.' Jimmy Whitworth, a professor of international public health at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, said Attaran's article was a 'wake-up call' to the authorities. 'WHO isn't... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Canadian professor: Olympics should be postponed due to Zikaauthorities to look at the situation more closely," said Jimmy Whitworth, a pro
Canadian professor: Olympics should be postponed due to Zika
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 13 days ago
authorities to look at the situation more closely," said Jimmy Whitworth, a professor of international public health at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, referring to Attaran's article. He was not linked to Attaran's paper and... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Canadian professor: Olympics should be postponed due to Zikaauthorities to look at the situation more closely," said Jimmy Whitworth, a pro
Canadian professor: Olympics should be postponed due to Zika
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 13 days ago
authorities to look at the situation more closely," said Jimmy Whitworth, a professor of international public health at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, referring to Attaran's article. He was not linked to Attaran's paper and... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Canadian professor: Rio Olympics should be postponed due to Zika virusauthorities to look at the situation more closely," said Jimmy Whitworth, a pro
Canadian professor: Rio Olympics should be postponed due to Zika virus
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 13 days ago
authorities to look at the situation more closely," said Jimmy Whitworth, a professor of international public health at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, referring to Attaran's article. He was not linked to Attaran's paper and... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Canadian professor: Olympics should be postponed due to Zikaauthorities to look at the situation more closely," said Jimmy Whitworth, a pro
Canadian professor: Olympics should be postponed due to Zika
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 13 days ago
authorities to look at the situation more closely," said Jimmy Whitworth, a professor of international public health at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, referring to Attaran's article. He was not linked to Attaran's paper and... Read more
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The Morning Call
Canadian professor: Rio Olympics should be postponed due to Zika virusauthorities to look at the situation more closely," said Jimmy Whitworth, a pro
Canadian professor: Rio Olympics should be postponed due to Zika virus
The Morning Call / Posted 13 days ago
authorities to look at the situation more closely," said Jimmy Whitworth, a professor of international public health at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, referring to Attaran's article. He was not linked to Attaran's paper and... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Canadian professor: Olympics should be postponed due to Zikaauthorities to look at the situation more closely," said Jimmy Whitworth, a pro
Canadian professor: Olympics should be postponed due to Zika
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 13 days ago
authorities to look at the situation more closely," said Jimmy Whitworth, a professor of international public health at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, referring to Attaran's article. He was not linked to Attaran's paper and... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Canadian professor: Olympics should be postponed due to Zikaauthorities to look at the situation more closely," said Jimmy Whitworth, a pro
Canadian professor: Olympics should be postponed due to Zika
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 13 days ago
authorities to look at the situation more closely," said Jimmy Whitworth, a professor of international public health at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, referring to Attaran's article. He was not linked to Attaran's paper and... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Canadian professor: Olympics should be postponed due to Zikaauthorities to look at the situation more closely," said Jimmy Whitworth, a pro
Canadian professor: Olympics should be postponed due to Zika
KTVN Reno / Posted 13 days ago
authorities to look at the situation more closely," said Jimmy Whitworth, a professor of international public health at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, referring to Attaran's article. He was not linked to Attaran's paper and... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Olympics should be postponed because of Zika, professor saysauthorities to look at the situation more closely," said Jimmy Whitworth, a pro
Olympics should be postponed because of Zika, professor says
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 13 days ago
authorities to look at the situation more closely," said Jimmy Whitworth, a professor of international public health at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, referring to Attaran's article. He was not linked to Attaran's paper and... Read more
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Salon.com
Canadian professor: Olympics should be postponed due to Zikaauthorities to look at the situation more closely,” said Jimmy Whitworth, a pro
Canadian professor: Olympics should be postponed due to Zika
Salon.com / Posted 13 days ago
authorities to look at the situation more closely,” said Jimmy Whitworth, a professor of international public health at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, referring to Attaran’s article. He was not linked to Attaran’s paper and... Read more
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