Monday, October 15, 2018

Africa On Course To Beat Malaria

The World Health Organization says it is confident that deaths from malaria could be stopped entirely. Spread by the bites of infected mosquitoes, the illness...

Sugar-Sweetened Beverages Kill a Recorded 180,000 Worldwide Annually

The American Heart Association recommends adults consume no more than 450 calories per week, from sugar-sweetened beverages, based on a 2,000 calorie diet and offers tips on how Life’s Simple 7 can help you make better lifestyle choices and eat healthier.

Stop Wasting Money On Vitamin And Mineral Supplements – Enough Is Enough

PAGA, Ghana — Every time I step into the doctor’s office in Tamale, I am presented with what continues to look more and more...

Mosquitoes Ignore Repellent Deet after First Exposure

By Rebecca Morelle Science reporter, BBC World Service: Genetic changes to the same species of mosquito can make them immune to Deet, although it was not clear if there were any mosquitoes like this in the wild.
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What’s In A Beverage?

Whatever discomforts the traditional world possessed, we could at least say that everyone in those societies consumed food. Just think back to one century...

America’s Ebola Treatment Racial Bias A Human Rights Issue

American healthcare workers Nancy Writebol, Kent Brantly, Craig Spencer, and Rick Sacra, as well as NBC cameraman Ashoka Mupko, were all beneficiaries of the...

Ebola Vaccine Trials Announced By WHO

The World Health Organization (WHO) announced from Geneva that it is ready to begin implementing the phase I of testing new Ebola medical therapies...

U.S. Ebola Patient Refused Care Because He Was Black

DALLAS — Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital has finally released the medical records of Thomas Eric Duncan, who has become the first and still the...

Natural Waters Threaten The Sale Of Chemical Cocktails

KINGSTON, Jamaica - As consumers are becoming health conscious, the sale of natural waters is beginning to take off. The general consensus seems to...

“I Am Not A Virus” – Ebola Stricken Regions Plead

The rallying cry of "I am not a virus" - used to fight being stigmatized as having Ebola - is now gaining traction on...