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Giant Rats Trained to Sniff Out Tuberculosis in Africa
Health & Wellness  (tags: rats, lab, South Africa, tuberculosis, infectious disease, disease, health, humans, research, science, society, study )

Lone
- 64 days ago - news.nationalgeographic.com
On a recent Friday morning, at a laboratory in southern Africa, Tariq correctly identified all six spit samples known to be positive for tuberculosis, the world's second most fatal infectious disease.
GM Corn Should Be Taken Off Shelves - Greens
Health & Wellness  (tags: gmo, genetically modified, food, warning, cancer risks, safety, research, rats, tumors, study, health, environment, Green Party, Greens, New Zealand, Steffan Brownin )

Brian
- 747 days ago - nzherald.co.nz
"There are now huge concerns over the safety of this corn. Eating this corn has now been proven to cause the growth of tumours, so why was it approved a decade ago without the necessary evidence that it was safe to eat?"
New Study Questions Safety of GMOs for Human and Animal Health
Health & Wellness  (tags: gmo, genetically modified, food, warning, cancer risks, safety, research, rats, tumors, study, health, environment, Green Party, European Greens )

Brian
- 756 days ago - europeangreens.eu
"The results are extremely worrying. Increased mortality in all groups of rats submitted to the GMO and/or herbicide.... For the Greens, this study requires no less than a complete halt to the marketing and cultivation of GMOs in Europe and the world."
Shock Findings in New GMO Study
Health & Wellness  (tags: gm corn, health, research, rats, cancer, tumors, science, study, Monsantodisease )

Nancy
- 759 days ago - opednews.com
Rats fed lifetime of GM corn grow horrifying tumors, 70% of females die earlyEating genetically modified corn (GM corn) and consuming trace levels of Monsanto's Roundup chemical fertilizer caused rats to develop horrifying tumors, widespread organ damage
Entire Town in Quarantine After Two Die From Pneumonic Plague in China
Health & Wellness  (tags: pneumonic plague, death, quarantine, marmots, rats, illness, government, disease )

Raffi
- 1904 days ago - timesonline.co.uk
An outbreak of pneumonic plague has killed two people in China and forced the quarantining of a town of 10,000 to halt the spread of one of the world's deadliest and most contagious diseases. The first victim, a 32-year-old herdsman, fell ill a day
Scientists Discover 21st Century Black Plague That Spreads From Rats to Humans
Health & Wellness  (tags: england, animals, brown rats, black plague, humans, rats, illness, disease, science )

Jacquelin
- 2156 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
A new plague which jumps from rats to humans has been discovered by scientists. Fears are growing that increasing numbers of brown rats - the most common kind in Europe - are carrying a strain of bacteria that can cause serious illness in humans from h
   

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