Monthly Archives: February 2015

Gerbils, Not Rats, Spread The Black Death – Forbes

Forbes Gerbils, Not Rats, Spread The Black DeathForbesRats have been blamed for spreading the plague for more than a century, but new research suggests the real culprit was their cousin the gerbil. Black rats were thought to have brought the

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Do you listen to your music loud? WHO says you should reconsider – Geek Snack

Geek Snack Do you listen to your music loud? WHO says you should reconsiderGeek SnackWe all love to listen to our favorite music as loud as possible, in our homes or at a concert, but it seems like it can

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Swedish Teenager With Asperger’s Missing in NYC – NBC New York

NBC New York Swedish Teenager With Asperger's Missing in NYCNBC New YorkA Swedish teenager with Asperger's syndrome has gone missing while vacationing with his father in New York, police said Saturday. Marcus Kerttu, 15, was scheduled to depart the city

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Sierra Leone vice president places himself in Ebola quarantine – Reuters

Channel News Asia Sierra Leone vice president places himself in Ebola quarantineReutersFREETOWN (Reuters) – Sierra Leone's Vice President Samuel Sam-Sumana said on Saturday that he had placed himself in a 21-day quarantine after one of his bodyguards died of Ebola

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Oregon considers banning most vaccine exemptions – Washington Post

seattlepi.com Oregon considers banning most vaccine exemptionsWashington PostSALEM, Ore. — Jennifer Margulis has her kids vaccinated and she gets shots herself. But she doesn't like the idea of government telling parents they must get their children immunized. That's why she

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Providing HIV Drug to Healthy Gay Men Can Help Control HIV – West Texas News

West Texas News Providing HIV Drug to Healthy Gay Men Can Help Control HIVWest Texas NewsA recent study reveals that gay men face high risk of being affected with HIV. In London itself, one in eight gay men have HIV,

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Where’s the Best Place to Hide When Zombies Conquer the U.S.? – Chinatopix

Chinatopix Where's the Best Place to Hide When Zombies Conquer the U.S.?ChinatopixStatisticians at Cornell University know the answer. These bright boys actually did a complex simulation to answer that question. They suggest the best place for Americans or anyone else

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Billion of adults are at risk of hearing loss: WHO – Daily Times

Daily Times Billion of adults are at risk of hearing loss: WHODaily TimesISLAMABAD – Some 1.1 billion teenagers and young adults are at risk of hearing loss due to the unsafe use of personal audio devices and exposure to damaging

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China says to implement drug distribution reforms – WTAQ

China says to implement drug distribution reformsWTAQBEIJING (Reuters) – China said on Saturday it would implement drug distribution reforms including centralization measures designed to cut prices and reduce corruption. The State Council, China's cabinet, said it urged drug manufacturers to

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China says to implement drug distribution reforms – Reuters

China says to implement drug distribution reformsReutersBEIJING (Reuters) – China said on Saturday it would implement drug distribution reforms including centralization measures designed to cut prices and reduce corruption. The State Council, China's cabinet, said it urged drug manufacturers to

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China says to implement drug distribution reforms – Reuters

Channel News Asia China says to implement drug distribution reformsReutersBEIJING (Reuters) – China said on Saturday it would implement drug distribution reforms including centralization measures designed to cut prices and reduce corruption. The State Council, China's cabinet, said it urged

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Weather Changes, Birds May Have an Impact on Lyme Disease Spread – American Live Wire

American Live Wire Weather Changes, Birds May Have an Impact on Lyme Disease SpreadAmerican Live WireReports of Lyme disease in birds in California have substantially increased as learned in a new study. The fact that there is a notable increase

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The Flu Nasal Spray Vaccine for Children Is Just like A Placebo. It Has Zero … – Empire State Tribune

Empire State Tribune The Flu Nasal Spray Vaccine for Children Is Just like A Placebo. It Has Zero …Empire State TribuneNow the cat is really out. The flu vaccine that has been in used this season is just a tad

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Give HIV drugs to healthy gay men, experts say – Trinidad Guardian

Trinidad Guardian Give HIV drugs to healthy gay men, experts sayTrinidad GuardianA UK study on 545 high-risk men found one case of HIV could be stopped for every 13 men treated for a year. Healthy gay men should be offered

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Doctors perceived as more compassionate when giving patients more optimistic … – Medical News Today

Medical News Today Doctors perceived as more compassionate when giving patients more optimistic …Medical News TodayWhen receiving information about treatment options and prognosis, advanced cancer patients favor doctors who provide more optimistic information and perceive them to be more compassionate

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