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Daily Mail
Plague in Madagascar may have arrived in Europe 4,000 years earliermany parts of the world, including east and southern Africa. 'Our own research
Daily Mail / Posted 13 minutes ago
many parts of the world, including east and southern Africa. 'Our own research suggests that El Niño played a role of the Zika outbreak, but it is also possible that the conditions have facilitated this large scale plague outbreak.' Experts... Read more
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The Hindu
Down the memory lane: A half-hour walk in Valencia de AlcantaraEvery time a new name appears, I retreat to the Calle Caballero and stare the h
The Hindu / Posted 6 hours ago
Every time a new name appears, I retreat to the Calle Caballero and stare the horseman in the face. Ishrat Syed and Kalpana Swaminathan write as Kalpish Ratna. Their most recent book is The Secret Life of Zika Virus (Speaking Tiger,... Read more
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The North West Star
Day won't pass up another Olympics chancethe Australian Open, starting on Thursday, conceded his reluctance to travel to
The North West Star / Posted 12 hours ago
the Australian Open, starting on Thursday, conceded his reluctance to travel to Brazil because of fears of contracting the Zika virus didn't paint some of the sport's highest paid stars in a good light. He was joined by Dustin Johnson, Jordan... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Australian Open golf 2017: Jason Day regrets Olympics absence, confirms Tokyo commitmentthe Australian Open, starting on Thursday, conceded his reluctance to travel to
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 12 hours ago
the Australian Open, starting on Thursday, conceded his reluctance to travel to Brazil because of fears of contracting the Zika virus didn't paint some of the sport's highest paid stars in a good light. Australia Day: A big crowd gathers to watch... Read more
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The Age
Australian Open golf 2017: Jason Day regrets Olympics absence, confirms Tokyo commitmentthe Australian Open, starting on Thursday, conceded his reluctance to travel to
The Age / Posted 12 hours ago
the Australian Open, starting on Thursday, conceded his reluctance to travel to Brazil because of fears of contracting the Zika virus didn't paint some of the sport's highest paid stars in a good light. Australia Day: A big crowd gathers to watch... Read more
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Marketing Interactive
Why Manulife Singapore is creating beautiful hand crafted flower potsThe paint has been tested to repel up to 80% of mosquitoes, including Aedes mos
Marketing Interactive / Posted 14 hours ago
The paint has been tested to repel up to 80% of mosquitoes, including Aedes mosquitoes, which carries dengue and Zika viruses. The paint works by disrupting the nervous systems of mosquitoes, knocking them unconscious when they attempt... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Canada to citizens: Avoid travels to Mindanaoin this area. Pregnant women and those considering becoming pregnant should av
Pilipino Star / Posted 14 hours ago
in this area. Pregnant women and those considering becoming pregnant should avoid travel to the Philippines because of the Zika virus threat. “The decision to travel is your choice and you are responsible for your personal safety abroad. We take... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Canada Travel Advisory: Be extra careful in PH; avoid Mindanaoconcerns and the implementation of martial law in the Mindanao Region. Learn mo
Inquirier.net / Posted 22 hours ago
concerns and the implementation of martial law in the Mindanao Region. Learn more about the safety and security situation. Zika virus advisory The Public Health Agency of Canada has issued advice for travellers on the Zika virus, recommending that... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
The cheapest island vacations to travel to in 2018it is important to mention that the CDC has travel notices for the majority of
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
it is important to mention that the CDC has travel notices for the majority of the Caribbean islands, because of the Zika virus. So, if you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant, keep the CDC's warning in mind before traveling. If not,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Madagascar plague death toll rises to 195many parts of the world, including east and southern Africa. 'Our own research
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
many parts of the world, including east and southern Africa. 'Our own research suggests that El Niño played a role of the Zika outbreak, but it is also possible that the conditions have facilitated this large scale plague outbreak.' Experts... Read more
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Miami New Times
Trump Administration Will Deport 24,000 Haitians Living in South Florida by 2019the Trump administration to extend the program. The measure noted that Haiti ha
Miami New Times / Posted yesterday
the Trump administration to extend the program. The measure noted that Haiti had been walloped by the earthquake, the Zika and Chikungunya tropical viruses, and razed by the Category 4 Matthew. In between disasters, Haiti suffers from one of... Read more
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Miami New Times
Trump Administration Will Deport 24,000 Haitians Living in South Florida by 2019the Trump administration to extend the program. The measure noted that Haiti ha
Miami New Times / Posted yesterday
the Trump administration to extend the program. The measure noted that Haiti had been walloped by the earthquake, the Zika and Chikungunya tropical viruses, and razed by the Category 4 Matthew. In between disasters, Haiti suffers from one of... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Embrace carbon taxdog after every walk. Cockroaches and malaria carrying mosquitoes love warmer t
Rutland Herald / Posted yesterday
dog after every walk. Cockroaches and malaria carrying mosquitoes love warmer temperatures. Texas and Florida already have Zika virus. As warmer temperatures march northward, so do these threats. Are you more concerned about jobs than... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Tourists flock to South Florida hotels in October, brush off lingering effects of Hurricane IrmaOctober, South Florida’s hotel sector benefited in part from the absence of a m
Sun-Sentinel / Posted yesterday
October, South Florida’s hotel sector benefited in part from the absence of a major outbreak of the mosquito-borne Zika virus, which had produced tourism headaches last summer. As of Monday, a new Florida Department of Health website,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Deadly plague epidemic in Madagascar will trigger POLIOmany parts of the world, including east and southern Africa. 'Our own research
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
many parts of the world, including east and southern Africa. 'Our own research suggests that El Niño played a role of the Zika outbreak, but it is also possible that the conditions have facilitated this large scale plague outbreak.' Experts... Read more
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The Manila Times
8 Japanese encephalitis cases recorded in NVizcayaprobability of the vaccine to take effect. Meanwhile, the PIHO said the provin
The Manila Times / Posted 2 days ago
probability of the vaccine to take effect. Meanwhile, the PIHO said the province also has other mosquito-related cases including 371 suspected cases caused by the dengue virus. However, one suspected Zika Eliza Virus case turned out to be nega... Read more
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Radio Angulo
Cubans recognize the work of healthcare professionalscollaborators, and those that have participated in the anti-vector campaigns to
Radio Angulo / Posted 2 days ago
collaborators, and those that have participated in the anti-vector campaigns to prevent the spread of illnesses, such as Zika, dengue and Chikungunya. Activities began on November 8 and will continue through January 15; including a well-deserved... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
New anti-malaria drug could help tackle Zikais relatively inexpensive. "There is still an urgent need to bolster our prepa
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
is relatively inexpensive. "There is still an urgent need to bolster our preparedness and capacity to respond to the next Zika outbreak," said co-senior author Alexey Terskikh. "Our latest research suggests the anti-malaria drug chloroquine may be... Read more
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CTV News
Florida confirms second local Zika virus infection for 2017TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- Health officials are reporting Florida's second case this
CTV News / Posted 4 days ago
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- Health officials are reporting Florida's second case this year of the Zika virus transmitted by a local mosquito. Florida's Department of Health said Friday that a case had been identified in Miami-Dade County. Officials... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
malaria drug may also fight Zika virus, says studyNew York: A drug used to prevent and treat malaria may also be effective agains
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
New York: A drug used to prevent and treat malaria may also be effective against Zika virus, a study has found. The medication, called chloroquine, has a long history of safe use during pregnancy, and is relatively inexpensive, according to the... Read more
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asianage
Now Zika virus can be fought using anti-malaria drugNew York: A drug used to prevent and treat malaria may also be effective agains
asianage / Posted 4 days ago
New York: A drug used to prevent and treat malaria may also be effective against Zika virus, a study has found. The medication, called chloroquine, has a long history of safe use during pregnancy, and is relatively inexpensive, according to the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Florida confirms second local Zika virus infection for 2017Health officials are reporting Florida's second case this year of the Zika viru
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
Health officials are reporting Florida's second case this year of the Zika virus transmitted by a local mosquito. Florida's Department of Health said Friday that a case had been identified in Miami-Dade County. Officials wouldn't say where the... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Florida confirms second local Zika virus infection for 2017Health officials are reporting Florida's second case this year of the Zika viru
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
Health officials are reporting Florida's second case this year of the Zika virus transmitted by a local mosquito. Florida's Department of Health said Friday that a case had been identified in Miami-Dade County. Officials wouldn't say where the... Read more
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ABC News
Florida confirms second local Zika virus infection for 2017Interested in Zika?Add Zika as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Zik
ABC News / Posted 4 days ago
Interested in Zika?Add Zika as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Zika news, video, and analysis from ABC News. Florida's Department of Health said Friday that a case had been identified in Miami-Dade County. Officials wouldn't say where... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Florida confirms second local Zika virus infection for 2017TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Health officials are reporting Florida’s second case this y
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 4 days ago
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Health officials are reporting Florida’s second case this year of the Zika virus transmitted by a local mosquito. Florida’s Department of Health said Friday that a case had been identified in Miami-Dade County. Officials wouldn’t... Read more
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Daily Mail
What really killed Prince Albert?lesion patterns – measles, chickenpox, smallpox, roseola, scarlet fever, syphil
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
lesion patterns – measles, chickenpox, smallpox, roseola, scarlet fever, syphilis, scabies, coxsackievirus, herpesvirus, Zika virus and papillomavirus as well as typhoid,' he said. He also says that another possibility remains. 'Albert may have... Read more
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FOX Business
Spectrum Brands Holdings, Inc. (SPB) Q4 2017 Earnings Conference Call Transcriptthat the inventory levels are now much healthier than a year ago. In addition,
FOX Business / Posted 5 days ago
that the inventory levels are now much healthier than a year ago. In addition, the two-year up and down impact of the Zika virus on our repellents business in our Home and Garden division has now been completed. Also, the adverse impact of... Read more
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FOX Business
Spectrum Brands Holdings, Inc. (SPB) Q4 2017 Earnings Conference Call Transcriptthat the inventory levels are now much healthier than a year ago. In addition,
FOX Business / Posted 5 days ago
that the inventory levels are now much healthier than a year ago. In addition, the two-year up and down impact of the Zika virus on our repellents business in our Home and Garden division has now been completed. Also, the adverse impact of... Read more
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Daily Mail
'It's not possible to eradicate plague', scientists warnmany parts of the world, including east and southern Africa. 'Our own research
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
many parts of the world, including east and southern Africa. 'Our own research suggests that El Niño played a role of the Zika outbreak, but it is also possible that the conditions have facilitated this large scale plague outbreak.' Experts... Read more
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Smithers Interior News
Babine Forest Product’s fine appeal not successfulan external, independent appeals tribunal,” explained Trish Knight Chernecki, a
Smithers Interior News / Posted 5 days ago
an external, independent appeals tribunal,” explained Trish Knight Chernecki, a spokesperson for WorkSafeBC. Steve Zika, chief executive officer of Hampton Affiliates — the company that owns Babine Forest Products — was in Asia with a B.C.... Read more
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The Johns Hopkins News-Letter
Scientists worry Zika virus will return soon – The Johns Hopkins NewsScientists and virologists suggest that Zika may be around indefinitely. Recen
The Johns Hopkins News-Letter / Posted 6 days ago
Scientists and virologists suggest that Zika may be around indefinitely. Recently, the number of people suffering from Zika virus throughout the world has significantly decreased. However, biologists predict that Zika will return with a vengeance,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Madagascar plague death toll rises to 171many parts of the world, including east and southern Africa. 'Our own research
Daily Mail / Posted 6 days ago
many parts of the world, including east and southern Africa. 'Our own research suggests that El Niño played a role of the Zika outbreak, but it is also possible that the conditions have facilitated this large scale plague outbreak.' Experts... Read more
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KERA North Texas
What If We Treated Gun Violence Like A Public Health Crisis?When U.S. officials feared an outbreak of the Zika virus last year, the Departm
KERA North Texas / Posted 6 days ago
When U.S. officials feared an outbreak of the Zika virus last year, the Department of Health and Human Services and state officials kicked into high gear. They tested mosquitoes neighborhood by neighborhood in Miami and other hot Gulf Coast... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
What If We Treated Gun Violence Like A Public Health Crisis?When U.S. officials feared an outbreak of the Zika virus last year, the Departm
KPBS San Diego / Posted 6 days ago
When U.S. officials feared an outbreak of the Zika virus last year, the Department of Health and Human Services and state officials kicked into high gear. They tested mosquitoes neighborhood by neighborhood in Miami and other hot Gulf Coast... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
The unconventional Pope Francissacrament. [ + - ] Pope Francis suggested in February 2016 that contraceptiv
KTXS Abilene / Posted 6 days ago
sacrament. [ + - ] Pope Francis suggested in February 2016 that contraceptives may be used to prevent the spread of the Zika virus, despite the church's longstanding ban on most forms of birth control. His comments may cheer health officials in... Read more
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KECI Missoula
The unconventional Pope Francissacrament. [ + - ] Pope Francis suggested in February 2016 that contraceptiv
KECI Missoula / Posted 6 days ago
sacrament. [ + - ] Pope Francis suggested in February 2016 that contraceptives may be used to prevent the spread of the Zika virus, despite the church's longstanding ban on most forms of birth control. His comments may cheer health officials in... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
The unconventional Pope Francissacrament. [ + - ] Pope Francis suggested in February 2016 that contraceptiv
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 6 days ago
sacrament. [ + - ] Pope Francis suggested in February 2016 that contraceptives may be used to prevent the spread of the Zika virus, despite the church's longstanding ban on most forms of birth control. His comments may cheer health officials in... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
The unconventional Pope Francissacrament. [ + - ] Pope Francis suggested in February 2016 that contraceptiv
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 6 days ago
sacrament. [ + - ] Pope Francis suggested in February 2016 that contraceptives may be used to prevent the spread of the Zika virus, despite the church's longstanding ban on most forms of birth control. His comments may cheer health officials in... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
The unconventional Pope Francissacrament. [ + - ] Pope Francis suggested in February 2016 that contraceptiv
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 6 days ago
sacrament. [ + - ] Pope Francis suggested in February 2016 that contraceptives may be used to prevent the spread of the Zika virus, despite the church's longstanding ban on most forms of birth control. His comments may cheer health officials in... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
The unconventional Pope Francissacrament. [ + - ] Pope Francis suggested in February 2016 that contraceptiv
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 6 days ago
sacrament. [ + - ] Pope Francis suggested in February 2016 that contraceptives may be used to prevent the spread of the Zika virus, despite the church's longstanding ban on most forms of birth control. His comments may cheer health officials in... Read more
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KERA North Texas
A Baby Exposed To Zika Virus Is Doing Well, One Year LaterTwo years ago, when the Zika virus was first identified as the cause of microce
KERA North Texas / Posted 6 days ago
Two years ago, when the Zika virus was first identified as the cause of microcephaly in babies, women were scared. Expectant mothers who got infected had no idea what the chances were of having a healthy baby. Researchers have since learned that... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
A Baby Exposed To Zika Virus Is Doing Well, One Year LaterTwo years ago, when the Zika virus was first identified as the cause of microce
KPBS San Diego / Posted 6 days ago
Two years ago, when the Zika virus was first identified as the cause of microcephaly in babies, women were scared. Expectant mothers who got infected had no idea what the chances were of having a healthy baby. Researchers have since learned that... Read more
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Daily Mail
Madagascar's healthcare will be unable with the plaguemany parts of the world, including east and southern Africa. 'Our own research
Daily Mail / Posted 7 days ago
many parts of the world, including east and southern Africa. 'Our own research suggests that El Niño played a role of the Zika outbreak, but it is also possible that the conditions have facilitated this large scale plague outbreak.' Experts... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
News in briefmosquito abatement districts. It specializes in performing annual programs to p
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
mosquito abatement districts. It specializes in performing annual programs to protect the public from diseases such as the Zika virus, West Nile virus, yellow fever, malaria and dengue fever. The holding company's lake service division is called... Read more
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Boston Globe
New TripAdvisor warnings on sexual assault draw criticismknown dangers at their destinations, unless the problem is obvious and well-rep
Boston Globe / Posted 7 days ago
known dangers at their destinations, unless the problem is obvious and well-reported in the general media, such as Ebola or Zika,” said Mark Pestronk, who specializes in travel law. Failure to do so is negligent, he said. Love’s 2010 trip was... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
New accuser charges Arizona lawmaker with sexual harassmentsexual comments and gestures toward her last August. She joins a list of accus
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 7 days ago
sexual comments and gestures toward her last August. She joins a list of accusers that now includes nine women. Tara Zika says Shooter beckoned her over during a League of Arizona Cities and Towns conference. The 26-year-old, who did not... Read more
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Boston Globe
How releasing more mosquitoes might actually curb the population of the irritating insectshere until the mid-1980s — and is known to be aggressive, bite during the dayti
Boston Globe / Posted 7 days ago
here until the mid-1980s — and is known to be aggressive, bite during the daytime, and spread a host of diseases, including Zika, dengue, and Chikungunya, along with heartworm in dogs and cats. Though the Aedes albopictus is not one of the more... Read more
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CTV News
Birth rate in Brazil falls to 26-year low after Zika crisisSAO PAULO -- The birth rate in Brazil has fallen by its fastest rate in nearly
CTV News / Posted 7 days ago
SAO PAULO -- The birth rate in Brazil has fallen by its fastest rate in nearly three decades after the Zika and microcephaly crisis of 2016. Brazil's statistics agency said on Tuesday there were 2.79 million births in 2016, a 5 per cent decrease... Read more
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Daily Mail
Parkinson's disease PANDEMIC is on the horizon, researchers warnRay Dorsey, of the University of Rochester, New York, said: 'Pandemics are usua
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
Ray Dorsey, of the University of Rochester, New York, said: 'Pandemics are usually equated with infectious diseases like Zika, influenza and HIV. Currently, about 127,000 people in the UK have Parkinson's, while figures suggest there are around... Read more
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express
Brain condition warning: THIS neurological disorder is set to grow FASTER than Alzheimer’sto grow into a much bigger issue unless action is taken now. “Pandemics are us
express / Posted 8 days ago
to grow into a much bigger issue unless action is taken now. “Pandemics are usually equated with infectious diseases like Zika, influenza, and HIV," said Ray Dorsey, from the University of Rochester. “But neurological disorders are now the... Read more
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