Thursday, April 25, 2019

Liberia: Ebola Deaths Drop, Empty Beds, Fewer Pickups

In Bardnersville, on the outskirts of Monrovia, Morris Mohammed Kromah survived Ebola, but 12 family members did not. Struggling to hold back emotions after...

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.

The Ice Cream Eating Men of Ntoaboma Kesi

NTOABOMA—“Kesi” means big. If your cottage was situated about a mile or two away from Ntoaboma proper—midtown—then you lived a mile or two away...

U.S. Liberals Are Hypocrites on Bullying

Liberal U.S. Democratic news correspondents' attacks on New Jersey Governor Republican Chris Christie's weight have become an eye sore for political media. The fat jokes are also counterproductive to Democrats' recent agenda to combat the growing epidemic of obesity.
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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...

Thomas E. Duncan’s Death In The US Fuels Alarm Over Ebola

DALLAS — For Louise Troh, word of the death of her fiancé, Thomas Eric Duncan, unfolded Wednesday as everything else has since he was...

“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...

Ebola, Cuba Shows Commitment To West African Humanity

After months of inaction and neglect from the international community, the US, and the EU, the Ebola epidemic in West Africa is now spiraling...

African Doctors Fight International Doctors On Ebola Therapy

Some medical experts from around the world ‘seeking’ to lead medical teams in the Ebola epidemic are caught sharply opposed to entrenched traditional medical...

New GMOs Get Suspicious Regulatory Green Light

USA - US Government regulators have approved a new generation of genetically engineered corn and soybeans. These new seeds are the latest ‘weapons’ in...