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EBOLA Outbreak Explained in 60 Seconds ** Video **
Health & Wellness  (tags: death, disease, environment, health, humans, illness, investigation, protection, research, risks, safety, society, warning )

Frans
- 14 hours ago - telegraph.co.uk
The deadly Ebola outbreak, which started in Guinea, has now spread to Sierra Leone, Liberia and Nigeria claiming 670 lives so far....
9 Must-Know Facts About The Ebola Virus Spreading Across West Africa
Health & Wellness  (tags: West Africa, Ebola Outbreak, risks, safety, treatment, health, disease, research, protection, medicine, news, illness, death )

Carrie
- 3 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
The deadliest outbreak of Ebola in history is still ravaging countries in West Africa, particularly Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone. And the troubling news continues with the recent report that the head doctor treating patients with Ebola in Sierra Leone
2,500 Ground Zero Workers Have Cancer
Health & Wellness  (tags: Ground Zero, workers, cancer, risks, health, disease, illness, death, humans, news, study, medicine, government, healthcare )

Carrie
- 3 days ago - nypost.com
More than 2,500 Ground Zero rescuers and responders have come down with cancer, and a growing number are seeking compensation for their illnesses, The Post has learned. The grim toll has skyrocketed from the 1,140 cancer cases reported last year.
New Research Confirms Links To Autism From Pesticide Exposure During Pregnancy
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, illness, babies, children, health, environment, drugs, interesting, risks )

Sharon
- 4 days ago - naturalcuresnotmedicine.com
I "liked" Natural Cures Not Medicine on facebook and found some interesting articles on that site. As we all know that pesticide get in to the ground and water.
Sierra Leone's Chief Ebola Doctor Infected With Ebola
Health & Wellness  (tags: world health, Sierra Leone, West Africa, Ebola Outbreak, doctor infected, risks, safety, medicine, disease, society, news, health )

Carrie
- 8 days ago - bbc.com
The doctor leading the fight against Ebola in Sierra Leone is now being treated for the deadly virus, a statement from the presidency has said. Sheik Umar Khan tested positive and has been admitted to hospital in Kailahun, the epicentre of the outbreak.
Tell Monsanto: We Have a Right to Know What's In Our Food
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, risks, family, food, Monsanto, GMO labelling, protection, disease )

Nancy
- 9 days ago - oregonrighttoknow.ngpvanhost.com
Big chemical companies like Monsanto, who are terrified labeling would jeopardize their huge corporate profits, are ready to do whatever it takes - and spend whatever it takes - to make sure GMO labeling never becomes law.
Subway Fires Worker Forced By Manager to Serve Food While Vomiting From Stomach Virus (TEXT and VIDEO)
Health & Wellness  (tags: Texas, Subway, health, food, risks, safety, society, news, ethics, illness, prevention, humans )

Carrie
- 14 days ago - rawstory.com
A Subway employee in Freeport,Texas claims she was fired after she became so ill that sympathetic workers at a nearby restaurant called 911 to care for her."I was going back and forth to the bathroom, puking my guts out," Taft said.Her manager ordered her
Major Study: Monsanto GMO Corn Can Cause Damage to Liver and Kidneys, and Severe Hormonal Disruption
Health & Wellness  (tags: Monsanto, GMO, pesticide licensing, peer reviewed paper, health, illness, risks, diet, disease, environment, ethics )

Lynn
- 16 days ago - alternet.org
A scientific study that identified serious health impacts on rats fed on 'Roundup ready' GMO maize has been republished following its controversial retraction under strong commercial pressure. Now regulators must respond and review ...
HEALTH NEWS YOU CAN USE: Pathogens On A Plane: How To Stay Healthy In Flight
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, pathogens, air travel, prevention, protection, research, risks, disease, health, interesting )

Cal
- 16 days ago - npr.org
How easily do bacteria and viruses spread on commercial jets? And is there anything we can do to cut our risk?
How to Poison Proof Your Kitchen
Health & Wellness  (tags: protection, suffering, dogs, cats, animalwelfare, endangered, environment, GoodNews, conservation, rescued, pets, habitat, treatment, research, risks, safety, prevention, protection, interesting, health, healthcare, medicine, illness, children, family, dr )

Kelly
- 18 days ago - petpoisonhelpline.com
It's amazing (yet scary) how many common food items in our kitchen are poisonous to our pets! Some of these food items, while safe to you, may cause serious problems if ingested by our dogs and cats.
The Correct Way to Remove a Tick From Your Pet
Health & Wellness  (tags: environment, forests, healthconditions, protection, weather, trees, endangered, conservation, dogs, death, endangered, pets, suffering, sadness, investigation, treatment, safety, prevention, healthcare, health, medicine, risks, illness, disease, children )

Kelly
- 19 days ago - care2.com
I am all about biodiversity, but I must admit ticks are not high on my list of biota to celebrate. They are beastly little bloodsucking parasites who double their ick factor when their bellies are bloated full with your blood!
6 Summer Safety Tips For Your Dog That You Probably Don't Think About
Health & Wellness  (tags: dogs can get sunburn, even skin cancer, short hair, pink noses, or fur loss due to illness, dogs, cats, conservation, protection, pets, GoodNews, investigation, environment, endangered, animalwelfare, healthcare, health, medicine, treatment, risks )

Kelly
- 19 days ago - care2.com
Summer is a fun time for you and your pet, but it also brings its share of dangers. Exposing your dog to excessive sun and heat can lead to sunburned skin or worse. Protect your best friend's well-being with these season-savvy tips.
Kansas Girl Dies From 'One in a Billion' Infection By 'Brain-Eating Amoeba' After Water Skiing (TEXT and VIDEO)
Health & Wellness  (tags: amoebic meningoencephalitis (PAM), humans, health, risks, safety, illness, news, medicine, death, study, society )

Carrie
- 19 days ago - rawstory.com
Hally "Bug" Yust died Wednesday, and officials from the Kansas Department of Health and Environment confirmed that one person in Johnson County died from primary amoebic meningoencephalitis (PAM) caused by Naegleria fowleri.
75% of Gaza City Without Electricity After Lines Damaged By Strikes
Health & Wellness  (tags: Gaza siege-airstrikes 2014, end the siege-truce, electricity outages, humanitatianhumans, illness, children, disease, medicine, news, risks, food, babies )

Jess
- 19 days ago - maannews.net
Electricity was disconnected in major areas in Gaza City after heavy Israeli strikes on the al-Shujaiyya neighborhood, the electric company said Friday.
This Disease You'Ve Never Heard Of Is Spreading Like Wildfire Across The Caribbean
Health & Wellness  (tags: safety, prevention, medicine, disease, risks, warning, protection )

Cal
- 25 days ago - thinkprogress.org
Last summer, chikungunya fever was virtually unknown in the Western Hemisphere. Since then, over a quarter of a million people in the Caribbean have contracted the mosquito-borne disease and the CDC reports that 112 people have brought the illness into 27
 

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