Monday, February 18, 2019

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...

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.

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.

‘America Sent Ebola To Africa, Left My Brother To Die Like A Dog’:...

That an American Laboratory willfully or coincidentally reintroduced the Ebola virus into West Africa through unapproved experiments with monkeys in Guinea is not a...

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...

Reporters Must Avoid Mass Hysteria Over Ebola

Journalists around the world need to be circumspect in the way they report the spread of Ebola in Liberia, Guinea and Sierra Leone. The...

Ebola Begins To Show A Slowing Pace In Liberia

The World Health Organization (WHO) says there has been a decline in the spread of Ebola in Liberia, the country hardest hit in the...

“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: I Am The Lord Terror Virus

In fact in the year 1999 on BBC Health, a discovery was announced by a Nigerian scientist Dr Maurice Iwu, who set up and headed a Bioresources Development and Conservation Programme. He had found a set of compounds from Garcina Kola a plant commonly chewed in West Africa.

Governments Cautioned Against Tobacco Lobbyists

Giving any tobacco industry a space on the table during the talks is inadvertently allowing the industry to dictate what is discussed on that table. This is unacceptable.