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3 hrs ago | 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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6 hrs ago | 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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9 hrs ago | 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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13 hrs ago | 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

Shiny shiny

High school student creates mobile add-on to diagnose malaria

Last month we reported on an app which can identify malaria , and now a California student has developed an add-on for smartphones which can help identify the disease.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Santa Clara County, CA, Cupertino, CA

Breitbart.com

India Sets up Ebola Quarantine at Delhi Airport for 'Medical Tourism' Cases

The Indian government has established a special Ebola care and quarantine facility at Delhi Airport, designed for patients with Ebola symptoms, but it is mindful that most who enter the country with similar symptoms are eventually diagnosed with malaria, typhoid fever, or other dangerous diseases.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Daily World

New mosquito disease seen in LouisianaNew mosquito disease seen in...

New mosquito disease seen in Louisiana Residents are urged to do their part to limit mosquito breeding areas around their homes.

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Related Topix: Louisiana, Agriculture, Science, Entomology, West Nile Virus, Health, Medicine

Crofs Blogs

Malaria: Historic campaign delivers mosquito nets to every household across Uganda

I'm taking the death of Dr. Adadevoh very badly, but this is a scrap of consolation.

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Related Topix: World News, Uganda, Africa, Medicine, Health, Johns Hopkins University

WALA

MCHD: 17-year-old contracted Malaria during mission trip

Mobile, Ala. The Mobile County Health Department confirms a 17 year-old girl contracted Malaria during a mission trip to the Republic of Uganda.

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Related Topix: Health, Mobile, AL, World News, Uganda, Africa

GigaOM

Patent troll king Intellectual Ventures suffers large layoffs

Intellectual Ventures, which has been the scourge of the tech industry for years, may be in trouble after reportedly laying off 20 percent of its staff.

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Related Topix: Intellectual Ventures, Internet Troll, Science / Technology, Inventions, Medicine, Health

Medical Daily

Laser Tweezers Make It Easier To See How Malaria Infects Red Blood...

Half of the world's population is at risk for malaria, according to the World Health Organization - and new science is one step closer to developing a vaccine for this life-threatening disease.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Santa Clara County, CA, Cupertino, CA

Business Journal

Cincinnati cancer patients to test benefits from malaria drug

Dr. Nagla Karim is the principal investigator in a clinical trial to determine whether a drug used to prevent and treat malaria could also help combat cancer.

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Related Topix: Health, Cincinnati, OH, Oncology

EurekAlert!

Laser optical tweezers reveal how malaria parasites infect red blood cells

Malaria is a life-threatening disease caused by a parasite that invades one red blood cell after another.

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The Jersey Journal

Opinion: The connection between climate change and infectious disease

Rising seas and melting polar ice caps and glaciers documented by impressive satellite imagery capture the attention of the news media and make headlines.

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Related Topix: Infectious Diseases, Medicine, Entomology, Science, Health, Epidemic, Natural Disasters, Opinion

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