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Offbeat  (tags: Trees, diseases, died )

- 1668 days ago -
As many as 12 trees have died because of some unknown diseases in the residential area of Telephone Shilpa Sangstha at Tongi. A rise in heavy metallic and acidic substances in the air, problems in topsoil and lack of proper environment are ...
World Pours 11.7 Billion Dollars Into Anti-AIDS Fight
Offbeat  (tags: AIDS, health, diseases )

- 1829 days ago -
Countries from around the world pledged Tuesday to pour 11.7 billion dollars into a fight against AIDS and other deadly diseases.
Offbeat  (tags: Medicine, diseases, malaria and HIV )

- 1837 days ago -
Right now, negotiators at secretive talks are working on a deal that would cut off people from life-saving medicines.Millions of people rely on generic medicines to treat like malaria and HIV. If the so-called Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreemen..
Bangalore Biological Park Packs Tigers in Like Sardines
Offbeat  (tags: bacteria, diseases, deaths, wild cats, bannerghatta park, sardines, prisons )

- 1844 days ago -
Besides contaminated and low quality food, the wild cats at Bannerghatta Biological Park (BBP) face another risk related to their enclosure. Experts say it is not according to the prescribed norms of the Central Zoo Authority of India (CZA).
World's 15 Weirdest Diseases & Medical Conditions
Offbeat  (tags: Weird, Diseases, Medical Conditions, Hypochondriac )

- 1906 days ago -
The world is truly a hypochondriac's nightmare, full of thousands upon thousands of painful and debilitating diseases and medical conditions, from the mundane to the highly unusual. But you don't see these 15 disorders every day.
BLM Circles the Wagons Around Calico Wild Horses as Bad News Mounts
Offbeat  (tags: wild horses, diseases, suffering, BLM, pigeon disease, investigation )

- 2016 days ago -
The news leaking out about the condition of the mustangs rounded up from Nevada's Calico Mountains just keeps getting worse and worse. And as it does, the BLM seems to be building an invisible shield to deflect the growing outrage at its failure to
Disease Threatening Endangered Iberian Lynx: Conservationists
Offbeat  (tags: iberian lynx, captivity, reports, dying, deaths, diseases, conservationalists, survival )

- 2040 days ago -
The Iberian lynx, the world's most endangered feline species, is under renewed threat from a disease affecting animals born in breeding centres in Spain, the conservation programme said Tuesday. Three of the 72 animals in captivity have died since
Ten Common Diseases in Puppies
Offbeat  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, dogs, puppies, diseases, pets, protection, environment )

- 2048 days ago -
There are many diseases and parasites that can infect puppies. While most of these diseases can be seen in adult dogs as well, many of them are most common and most severe in young puppies.
Mother 'Starved Newborn Baby Because She Didn't Want Her Growing Up to Be Fat Like Her Husband'
Offbeat  (tags: Obesity, Health, Fitness, Diseases, Parenting, Motherhood )

- 2080 days ago -
Brittainy Labberton told authorities her husband had weight problems and she had no desire to see her daughter to become an obese adult.
Diseases Aren't Named for Animals Because They're Cute
Offbeat  (tags: diseases, animal names, factory farming, humans )

- 2141 days ago -
Mad Cow. Bird Flu. Swine Flu. None of these diseases originated in the wild. Each of them is linked to the abuse and neglect of animals raised for food in factory farms. When our food system keeps spawning and spreading illnesses in epidemic proportion
Lack of Toilets Is Fatal
Offbeat  (tags: toilet, children, Korea, death, hygiene, diarrheal, diseases )

- 2876 days ago -
Lack of proper toilet facilities and sanitation kills almost 2 million people a year, most of them children. About 1.8 million people die every year from diarrheal diseases that are mainly blamed on inadequate sanitation and poor hygiene.

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