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WAGT 26 Augusta
What is the Zika Virus?(NBC News) The U.S. Government is in the process of developing a travel warning
What is the Zika Virus?
WAGT 26 Augusta / Posted 2 hours ago
(NBC News) The U.S. Government is in the process of developing a travel warning to places like Brazil and the Caribbean due to the Zika virus. It’s a quickly-spreading virus found in some Latin American countries could be linked to severe birth... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Top StoriesChristian families are urged to choose leaders who embody family values. �Choo
Top Stories
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 4 hours ago
Christian families are urged to choose leaders who embody family values. �Choose a candidate who can serve as a father figure, a provider for the country,� Monsignor Victorino Rivas, director of the Pope John Paul II National Institute for Studies... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Study finds dementia rates falling steadilyA long-running study has found that dementia rates fell steadily over the past
Study finds dementia rates falling steadily
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 4 hours ago
A long-running study has found that dementia rates fell steadily over the past four decades, and improving heart health may delay or even prevent a devastating brain disease. Although the Framingham Heart Study involved just 5,200 people, its... Read more
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First Coast News
Study finds dementia rates falling steadilyA long-running study has found that dementia rates fell steadily over the past
Study finds dementia rates falling steadily
First Coast News / Posted 4 hours ago
A long-running study has found that dementia rates fell steadily over the past four decades, and improving heart health may delay or even prevent a devastating brain disease. Although the Framingham Heart Study involved just 5,200 people, its... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Study finds dementia rates falling steadilyA long-running study has found that dementia rates fell steadily over the past
Study finds dementia rates falling steadily
KTVB Boise / Posted 4 hours ago
A long-running study has found that dementia rates fell steadily over the past four decades, and improving heart health may delay or even prevent a devastating brain disease. Although the Framingham Heart Study involved just 5,200 people, its... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Study finds dementia rates falling steadilyA long-running study has found that dementia rates fell steadily over the past
Study finds dementia rates falling steadily
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 5 hours ago
A long-running study has found that dementia rates fell steadily over the past four decades, and improving heart health may delay or even prevent a devastating brain disease. Although the Framingham Heart Study involved just 5,200 people, its... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Study finds dementia rates falling steadilyA long-running study has found that dementia rates fell steadily over the past
Study finds dementia rates falling steadily
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 5 hours ago
A long-running study has found that dementia rates fell steadily over the past four decades, and improving heart health may delay or even prevent a devastating brain disease. Although the Framingham Heart Study involved just 5,200 people, its... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Study finds dementia rates falling steadilyA long-running study has found that dementia rates fell steadily over the past
Study finds dementia rates falling steadily
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 5 hours ago
A long-running study has found that dementia rates fell steadily over the past four decades, and improving heart health may delay or even prevent a devastating brain disease. Although the Framingham Heart Study involved just 5,200 people, its... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Robotic seal "colony" expanded for aged careThursday, 11 February 2016, 11:51 amPress Release: Selwyn Foundation 10 Februar
Robotic seal "colony" expanded for aged care
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 5 hours ago
Thursday, 11 February 2016, 11:51 amPress Release: Selwyn Foundation 10 February 2016The Selwyn Foundation expands its ‘colony’ of therapeutic robotic seals for aged care! The Selwyn Foundation’s... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Study finds dementia rates falling steadilyA long-running study has found that dementia rates fell steadily over the past
Study finds dementia rates falling steadily
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 5 hours ago
A long-running study has found that dementia rates fell steadily over the past four decades, and improving heart health may delay or even prevent a devastating brain disease. Although the Framingham Heart Study involved just 5,200 people, its... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Ministry urged to overhaul test questionsWhether sleeping or banging his head in vexation on his desk, this student show
Ministry urged to overhaul test questions
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 5 hours ago
Whether sleeping or banging his head in vexation on his desk, this student shows the frustration felt by many at questions on the recent O-net exams. (Post Today photo) Related Stories The Education Ministry has urged the National Institute of... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Study finds dementia rates falling steadilyA long-running study has found that dementia rates fell steadily over the past
Study finds dementia rates falling steadily
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 5 hours ago
A long-running study has found that dementia rates fell steadily over the past four decades, and improving heart health may delay or even prevent a devastating brain disease. Although the Framingham Heart Study involved just 5,200 people, its... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Birth defects linked to Zika may be more serious than they appearOne of the most disturbing parts of the Zika virus outbreak in the Americas has
Birth defects linked to Zika may be more serious than they appear
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 5 hours ago
One of the most disturbing parts of the Zika virus outbreak in the Americas has been an apparent link to serious birth defects in Brazilian babies. Photos of these infants show newborns with abnormally small heads, a condition called... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Birth defects linked to Zika may be more serious than they appearOne of the most disturbing parts of the Zika virus outbreak in the Americas has
Birth defects linked to Zika may be more serious than they appear
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 5 hours ago
One of the most disturbing parts of the Zika virus outbreak in the Americas has been an apparent link to serious birth defects in Brazilian babies. Photos of these infants show newborns with abnormally small heads, a condition called... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Study finds dementia rates falling steadilyA long-running study has found that dementia rates fell steadily over the past
Study finds dementia rates falling steadily
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 5 hours ago
A long-running study has found that dementia rates fell steadily over the past four decades, and improving heart health may delay or even prevent a devastating brain disease. Although the Framingham Heart Study involved just 5,200 people, its... Read more
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USA Today
Study finds dementia rates falling steadilyA long-running study has found that dementia rates fell steadily over the past
Study finds dementia rates falling steadily
USA Today / Posted 5 hours ago
A long-running study has found that dementia rates fell steadily over the past four decades, and improving heart health may delay or even prevent a devastating brain disease. Although the Framingham Heart Study involved just 5,200 people, its... Read more
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USA Today
Birth defects linked to Zika can be even more serious than they appearOne of the most disturbing parts of the Zika virus outbreak in the Americas has
Birth defects linked to Zika can be even more serious than they appear
USA Today / Posted 5 hours ago
One of the most disturbing parts of the Zika virus outbreak in the Americas has been an apparent link to serious birth defects in Brazilian babies. Photos of these infants show newborns with abnormally small heads, a condition called... Read more
38 related stories
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Birth defects linked to Zika may be more serious than they appearOne of the most disturbing parts of the Zika virus outbreak in the Americas has
Birth defects linked to Zika may be more serious than they appear
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 5 hours ago
One of the most disturbing parts of the Zika virus outbreak in the Americas has been an apparent link to serious birth defects in Brazilian babies. Photos of these infants show newborns with abnormally small heads, a condition called... Read more
38 related stories
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First Coast News
Birth defects linked to Zika may be more serious than they appearOne of the most disturbing parts of the Zika virus outbreak in the Americas has
Birth defects linked to Zika may be more serious than they appear
First Coast News / Posted 5 hours ago
One of the most disturbing parts of the Zika virus outbreak in the Americas has been an apparent link to serious birth defects in Brazilian babies. Photos of these infants show newborns with abnormally small heads, a condition called... Read more
38 related stories
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KTVB Boise
Birth defects linked to Zika may be more serious than they appearOne of the most disturbing parts of the Zika virus outbreak in the Americas has
Birth defects linked to Zika may be more serious than they appear
KTVB Boise / Posted 5 hours ago
One of the most disturbing parts of the Zika virus outbreak in the Americas has been an apparent link to serious birth defects in Brazilian babies. Photos of these infants show newborns with abnormally small heads, a condition called... Read more
38 related stories
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Birth defects linked to Zika may be more serious than they appearOne of the most disturbing parts of the Zika virus outbreak in the Americas has
Birth defects linked to Zika may be more serious than they appear
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 6 hours ago
One of the most disturbing parts of the Zika virus outbreak in the Americas has been an apparent link to serious birth defects in Brazilian babies. Photos of these infants show newborns with abnormally small heads, a condition called... Read more
38 related stories
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Birth defects linked to Zika may be more serious than they appearOne of the most disturbing parts of the Zika virus outbreak in the Americas has
Birth defects linked to Zika may be more serious than they appear
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 6 hours ago
One of the most disturbing parts of the Zika virus outbreak in the Americas has been an apparent link to serious birth defects in Brazilian babies. Photos of these infants show newborns with abnormally small heads, a condition called... Read more
38 related stories
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KREM.com Spokane
Birth defects linked to Zika may be more serious than they appearOne of the most disturbing parts of the Zika virus outbreak in the Americas has
Birth defects linked to Zika may be more serious than they appear
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 6 hours ago
One of the most disturbing parts of the Zika virus outbreak in the Americas has been an apparent link to serious birth defects in Brazilian babies. Photos of these infants show newborns with abnormally small heads, a condition called... Read more
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Surrey Leader
A guiding light for eight yearsLynn Jensen likes to say that Howie is a typical male – he’s very dependent and
A guiding light for eight years
Surrey Leader / Posted 6 hours ago
Lynn Jensen likes to say that Howie is a typical male – he’s very dependent and his whole world falls apart without a woman around. The truth is, the two rely on each other. Howie doesn’t like to be left alone and Jensen has had an “incredible”... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Birth defects linked to Zika may be more serious than they appearOne of the most disturbing parts of the Zika virus outbreak in the Americas has
Birth defects linked to Zika may be more serious than they appear
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 6 hours ago
One of the most disturbing parts of the Zika virus outbreak in the Americas has been its apparent link to serious birth defects in Brazilian babies. Photos of these infants show newborns with abnormally small heads, a condition called... Read more
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Cloverdale Reporter
A guiding light for eight yearsLynn Jensen likes to say that Howie is a typical male – he’s very dependent and
A guiding light for eight years
Cloverdale Reporter / Posted 6 hours ago
Lynn Jensen likes to say that Howie is a typical male – he’s very dependent and his whole world falls apart without a woman around. The truth is, the two rely on each other. Howie doesn’t like to be left alone and Jensen has had an “incredible”... Read more
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Peace Arch News
A guiding light for eight yearsLynn Jensen likes to say that Howie is a typical male – he’s very dependent and
A guiding light for eight years
Peace Arch News / Posted 6 hours ago
Lynn Jensen likes to say that Howie is a typical male – he’s very dependent and his whole world falls apart without a woman around. The truth is, the two rely on each other. Howie doesn’t like to be left alone and Jensen has had an “incredible”... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
CDC confirms link between Zika, microcephaly in Brazilian babies who diedWASHINGTON — The Centers for Disease Control has identified the Zika virus in t
CDC confirms link between Zika, microcephaly in Brazilian babies who died
Detroit Free Press / Posted 7 hours ago
WASHINGTON — The Centers for Disease Control has identified the Zika virus in the tissue of two babies who died in Brazil from microcephaly — the strongest link yet between the virus and the birth defect that has stricken developing fetuses, the CDC... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Allan Walsh Named New Bradley County Workhouse SuperintendentSheriff Eric Watson announced the appointment of Allan Walsh as superintendent
Allan Walsh Named New Bradley County Workhouse Superintendent
The Chattanoogan / Posted 7 hours ago
Sheriff Eric Watson announced the appointment of Allan Walsh as superintendent of the new Bradley County Workhouse, which will begin construction soon and be opened this year. Plans are for the new facility, to be adjacent to the Bradley County... Read more
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Philly.com
SciCheck: Little evidence links Zika to microcephalyThere is plenty of concern among groups such as the World Health Organization a
SciCheck: Little evidence links Zika to microcephaly
Philly.com / Posted 7 hours ago
There is plenty of concern among groups such as the World Health Organization and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. But the concern, in part, arises from a lack of knowledge about Zika and its potential causal link to microcephaly.... Read more
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The Register
Japanese boffins fire up 100Gbps wireless broadband connectionA group of university researchers in Japan say they have achieved wireless data
Japanese boffins fire up 100Gbps wireless broadband connection
The Register / Posted 7 hours ago
A group of university researchers in Japan say they have achieved wireless data connections of up to 100Gbps with a new transmitter operating at the submillimetre terahertz frequency range. The team operating out of Hiroshima University, Panasonic... Read more
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Daily Mail
Penguin parenting skills put them at risk from climate change: Rockhoppers struggle to adapt how they divide duties when rearing chicks Roc
Penguin parenting skills put them at risk from climate change
Daily Mail / Posted 8 hours ago
: Rockhoppers struggle to adapt how they divide duties when rearing chicks Rockhopper penguins use a strict division of labour when raising chicks The males stand guard over the chicks... Read more
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The Hill
Dem senator wants ban on lithium battery air shipmentsSen. Bill Nelson (D-Fla.) is introducing legislation that would give the Federa
Dem senator wants ban on lithium battery air shipments
The Hill / Posted 9 hours ago
Sen. Bill Nelson (D-Fla.) is introducing legislation that would give the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) the authority to ban shipments of lithium ion batteries by air. Federal rules currently require the FAA to defer to international aviation... Read more
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Princeton University Athletics
Women's Basketball Welcomes Cornell, Columbia to JadwinHere are five things to watch out for this weekend The Week That Was • All 15
Women's Basketball Welcomes Cornell, Columbia to Jadwin
Princeton University Athletics / Posted 9 hours ago
Here are five things to watch out for this weekend The Week That Was • All 15 players scored as the Tigers took down Dartmouth, 85-48 on Friday evening at Leede Arena. • Michelle Miller and Alex Wheatley led the Tigers with 11 points each. Annie... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Combat sports leaders hope foresight with CTE research will help avoid NFL-type situationLAS VEGAS – Researchers have discovered chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE)
Combat sports leaders hope foresight with CTE research will help avoid NFL-type situation
Yahoo Sports / Posted 11 hours ago
LAS VEGAS – Researchers have discovered chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) in the brains of more than 90 percent of NFL players they have examined, covering every position but kicker. The New York Times reported last week that newly elected Hall... Read more
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FOX News
Finland has had 2 cases of Zika virusHELSINKI – Two people in Finland have tested positive for the mosquito-transmit
Finland has had 2 cases of Zika virus
FOX News / Posted 11 hours ago
HELSINKI – Two people in Finland have tested positive for the mosquito-transmitted Zika virus since last summer, the National Institute for Health and Welfare (THL) said on Wednesday. The second case was diagnosed more recently, Sane said, declining... Read more
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EuroNews
Zika virus – race on in the battle find a vaccineWith the global concern appearing to rise almost daily, how long it will take t
Zika virus – race on in the battle find a vaccine
EuroNews / Posted 11 hours ago
With the global concern appearing to rise almost daily, how long it will take to produce a vaccine to fight the Zika virus? The World Health Organization recently declared it a global emergency The mosquito-borne disease is similar to dengue and... Read more
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PhysOrg
Penguin parents: Inability to share roles increases their vulnerability to climate changeThe fixed division of labor between crested penguin parents increases their chi
Penguin parents: Inability to share roles increases their vulnerability to climate change
PhysOrg / Posted 11 hours ago
The fixed division of labor between crested penguin parents increases their chicks' vulnerability to food shortages made ever more common by climate change. Credit: Kyle Morrison The fixed division of labour between crested penguin parents increases... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Families of firefighters killed in Southwest Inn fire file lawsuit against MotorolaThe families of three firefighters killed in 2013 while battling a five-alarm f
Families of firefighters killed in Southwest Inn fire file lawsuit against Motorola
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 12 hours ago
The families of three firefighters killed in 2013 while battling a five-alarm fire at hotel in southwest Houston is suing Motorola for poor communication tools. The lawsuit alleges that Motorola radios did not work properly as the firefighters tried... Read more
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Rocky Mount Telegram
The Rocky Mount TelegramNASHVILLE – Local police will now help residents kick their opiate addiction wi
The Rocky Mount Telegram
Rocky Mount Telegram / Posted 13 hours ago
NASHVILLE – Local police will now help residents kick their opiate addiction without fear of prosecution in a program that’s the first of its kind in North Carolina. Opiate addiction is a serious problem, with many people turning to street drugs... Read more
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Newswise
Paper: Homeownership a 'Dream Deferred' for Millennial Generation Newswise — CHAMPAIGN, Ill. -- For previous generations of Americans, homeowne
Paper: Homeownership a 'Dream Deferred' for Millennial Generation
Newswise / Posted 13 hours ago
Newswise — CHAMPAIGN, Ill. -- For previous generations of Americans, homeownership was seen as one of the final rites of passage into adulthood and financial independence. Despite... Read more
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PhysOrg
Terahertz wireless technology could bring fiber-optic speeds out of a fiberHiroshima University, the National Institute of Information and Communications
Terahertz wireless technology could bring fiber-optic speeds out of a fiber
PhysOrg / Posted 13 hours ago
Hiroshima University, the National Institute of Information and Communications Technology, and Panasonic Corporation announced the development of a terahertz (THz) transmitter capable of signal transmission at a per-channel data rate of over ten... Read more
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FOX News
Post-traumatic stress: Rethinking the disorder and finding hopeIn thinking about how we can best serve our veterans, we must spread hope that
Post-traumatic stress: Rethinking the disorder and finding hope
FOX News / Posted 14 hours ago
In thinking about how we can best serve our veterans, we must spread hope that there are meaningful treatment options. According the Department of Veterans Affairs, roughly 22 veterans die each day by suicide, and that number is on the rise,... Read more
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News.com.au
Pregnant mum’s Zika hellA pregnant woman has tested positive for the Zika virus in southeast Queensland
Pregnant mum’s Zika hell
News.com.au / Posted 14 hours ago
A pregnant woman has tested positive for the Zika virus in southeast Queensland. A SOUTHEAST Queensland woman faces an agonising 12-week wait to see if her unborn baby has birth defects after she was diagnosed with the Zika virus. The woman, who is... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Finland has had two cases of Zika virusHELSINKI: Two people in Finland have tested positive for the mosquito-transmitt
Finland has had two cases of Zika virus
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 14 hours ago
HELSINKI: Two people in Finland have tested positive for the mosquito-transmitted Zika virus since last summer, the National Institute for Health and Welfare (THL) said on Wednesday. Both people had come from South America, where the disease is... Read more
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The Star
Finland has had two cases of Zika virusHELSINKI (Reuters) - Two people in Finland have tested positive for the mosquit
Finland has had two cases of Zika virus
The Star / Posted 14 hours ago
HELSINKI (Reuters) - Two people in Finland have tested positive for the mosquito-transmitted Zika virus since last summer, the National Institute for Health and Welfare (THL) said on Wednesday. Both people had come from South America, where the... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
2D-NMR could be a powerful complementary technique for assessing biosimilarity of protein drugsA first-ever interlaboratory study of four versions of a therapeutic protein dr
2D-NMR could be a powerful complementary technique for assessing biosimilarity of protein drugs
News-Medical-Net / Posted 15 hours ago
A first-ever interlaboratory study of four versions of a therapeutic protein drug—all manufactured from living cells—reports that an established analytical tool akin to magnetic resonance imaging reliably assessed the atomic structures of the... Read more
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EuroNews
Managing the health of an ageing population in PolandPoland is facing an uncertain future as its population ages and so putting pres
Managing the health of an ageing population in Poland
EuroNews / Posted 16 hours ago
Poland is facing an uncertain future as its population ages and so putting pressure on workers, the economy and the healthcare system. Living through that demographic shift are people like 42-year old Monika Zientek, who has rheumatoid... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Why Africa can’t afford to have an outbreak of the Zika virusZika fever is a mosquito-borne viral disease caused by the Zika virus which is
Why Africa can’t afford to have an outbreak of the Zika virus
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 17 hours ago
Zika fever is a mosquito-borne viral disease caused by the Zika virus which is suspected of leading to the birth of deformed babies. The virus is transmitted to humans when an infected Aedes mosquito stings a person. Direct human to human... Read more
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Charleston City Paper
A look at South Carolina's very own Monkey IslandIt's beginning to look like I'll never make it to Monkey Island. Sitting on a s
A look at South Carolina's very own Monkey Island
Charleston City Paper / Posted 19 hours ago
It's beginning to look like I'll never make it to Monkey Island. Sitting on a small stretch of dock at the Eddings Point Boat Landing in Beaufort, I'm spending a warm Sunday afternoon approaching boaters as they prepare to push off. It's a sleepy... Read more
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