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Ebola outbreak: Five reasons why it's out of control

People pass by Ebola virus health warning signs, in the city of Monrovia, Liberia, Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014.

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Related Topix: Liberia, World News, Africa, Medicine, Influenza, Health

Fri Aug 22, 2014

ThinkProgress

Media Jumps To Conclusions On Ebola And Climate Change

A Nigerian health official wearing a protective mask waits to screen passengers at the arrivals hall of Murtala Muhammed International Airport in Lagos, Nigeria, Monday, Aug. 4, 2014.

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Related Topix: Nigeria, World News, Infectious Diseases, Medicine, Health, Cholera, University, FL, Princeton University

Truthdig

B.K.S. Iyengar, Yoga Innovator, Dead After Long, Influential Life

The man credited with bringing yoga to the West died of heart failure Wednesday in the southern Indian city of Pune.

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Related Topix: Fitness, Yoga, Health, Medicine, US News, Liberal Political News

Silicon Alley Insider

3 Public Speaking Tips From The Most Popular TED Talk Ever

Eight years ago, British educator Ken Robinson gave a TED Talk on how schools stifle creativity by way of an education-industrial complex that manufactures university professors and shames the inventiveness out of children.

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Related Topix: Family, Kids, Medicine, Health

Voice of America

Drug-Resistant Malaria Spreads in SE Asia

On Thailand's border with Myanmar, also known as Burma, a malaria research and treatment clinic is stepping up efforts to eliminate a drug-resistant form of the parasite - before it spreads abroad.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

The Winnipeg Free Press

The Panama Canal and the decline of Winnipeg

A century ago this month, the opening of the Panama Canal was hailed not only as an "unprecedented feat of engineering," but also as "a profoundly historic human event and a sweeping human drama," in the words of American historian David McCullough, who chronicled the remarkable building of the canal in his 1977 book, The Path Between the Seas.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Opinion

BreakingNews.ie

Locals 'very angry' to hear from media, and not from HSE, that Ebola...

The family of a man who died after he returned home from working in west Africa have said they heard from the media, and not directly from the HSE, that he may have contracted Ebola.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

The Economist

Disease transmission: Seals of doom

WHEN a few intrepid humans crossed the Bering land bridge from the Old World to the New, to populate the Americas 12,000 years ago, they left many things behind.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Arizona State University

Thu Aug 21, 2014

PhysOrg Weblog

A novel 'man and machine' decision support system makes malaria diagnostics more effective

The method is based on computer vision algorithms similar to those used in facial recognition systems combined with visualization of only the diagnostically most relevant areas.

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Related Topix: Health, Europe, Finland, World News,

WNYC-AM New York

Weakened By TB And Malaria, Iyengar Took The Yoga Cure

The diseases of the developing world took a toll on Bellur Krishnamachar Sundararaja Iyengar.

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Related Topix: Fitness, Yoga, Medicine, Health, World News, India

UTV

Suspected Ebola case in Co Donegal

A suspected case of Ebola is being assessed in Co Donegal, the Health and Safety Executive has confirmed - following the discovery of a man's body on Thursday.

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Prince George Citizen

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The charity stunt has lured athletes, celebrities, politicians and rock stars and gone viral on the Internet, but don't look for U.S. diplomats to get in on the fun.

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Related Topix: W., Medicine, Health

SciDev.Net

Focus on Private Sector: UN should lend firms its ear

In July the UN launched a prototype of the next Global Sustainable Development Report to identify emerging development issues and how science can help.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

BBC News

The man who helped bring yoga to the West

The man widely credited with popularising yoga in the West has died. How did an Indian boy born into disease and poverty grow up to transform the way the world keeps fit? Right now, on exercise mats and in gym classes across Europe, North America and beyond, countless people who couldn't tell you the first thing about Hindu or Buddhist spirituality ... (more)

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Related Topix: Yoga, Fitness, Classical, Health, Medicine

Wed Aug 20, 2014

WSET-TV Lynchburg

Brosville Pastor Will Spend More Than 24 Hours on Church Roof For Charity

Faith Weedling will climb to the top of Brosville United Methodist in a couple of weeks.

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Related Topix: Life, Charity , Medicine, Health

The Jewish Journal

Journey to Uganda: Hunger, thirst and happiness

It was a scene that repeated itself every time we arrived at a new village in rural Uganda.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Health, Medicine, Africa, Nigeria Travel, Nigeria Travel, Africa, South Africa Travel, Africa, Mali Travel, Africa Travel, Mali Travel, Travel, South Africa Travel, Africa, Tribal

TIME.com

The World Is Doing Frighteningly Little About West Africa's Ebola Crisis

A very sick boy, 10, lies in a back alley of the West Point slum on Aug. 19, 2014 in Monrovia, Liberia.

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Related Topix: Epidemic, Natural Disasters, Medicine, Health

Wired

Fantastically Wrong: Why People Were Terrified of Nighttime Air Until the 1900s

A woman gazes at the night air she fears breathing in an illustration that the artist probably never intended to be in a story like this.

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Gazette-news.co.uk

My husband never talked about the Second World War...then I found a secret diary after he died

While battling dementia in his final days, the former Royal Army Ordnance Corp soldier would sometimes be discovered by wife Julia with a tear in his eye, speaking of "poor boys" lost in the conflict.

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Newsday

Life on Ebola front line

West Africa's Ebola epidemic, the deadliest on record, presents particular challenges for medical staff.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Epidemic, Natural Disasters, Health

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