Health

Ebola virus has mutated during course of outbreak…(Will Hamper The Testing Procedures!!)

Thursday, August 28, 2014
By Paul Martin

By Brady Dennis WashingtonPost.com August 28, 2014 The Ebola virus sweeping through West Africa has mutated repeatedly during the current outbreak, a fact that could hinder diagnosis and treatment of the devastating disease, according to scientists who have genetically sequenced the virus in scores of victims. The findings, published Thursday in the journal Science,... »

Chaos and Ebola fears in Sierra Leone

Thursday, August 28, 2014
By Paul Martin

STEPHEN DOUGLAS TheGlobeandMail.com Thursday, Aug. 28 2014 There’s a frantic feel palpable throughout downtown Freetown these days. A frenetic Ebola fanaticism has taken over, especially now that there are more than 40 confirmed cases within city limits. All talk is of Ebola, from street corner to office block, from cookery shops to bank queues.... »

The Nanny State Is Chemically Castrating Our Children’s Brains

Thursday, August 28, 2014
By Paul Martin

by Dave Hodges TheCommonSenseShow.com Aug. 28, 2014 Government should not be in the business of mandating personal choices and government should never be allowed to legislate choices which should be reserved for parents with regard to their children’s health and welfare. The parents are sovereign over the welfare of their children, not the nanny... »

Regional crisis talks as Ebola death toll tops 1,500

Thursday, August 28, 2014
By Paul Martin

By Chris Stein with Ola Awoniyi in Abuja and Jonathan Fowler Yahoo.com Aug. 28, 2014 Accra (AFP) – Ebola-hit nations met for crisis talks on Thursday as the death toll topped 1,500 and the World Health Organization warned that the number of cases could exceed 20,000 before the outbreak is stemmed. Nigeria announced that... »

UPDATE 2-Doctor dies of Ebola in Nigeria’s oil hub Port Harcourt

Thursday, August 28, 2014
By Paul Martin

By Tim Cocks and Julia Payne Reuters.com Thu Aug 28, 2014 * Doctor treated contact of Nigeria’s first Ebola case * Port Harcourt at centre of Africa’s biggest oil industry * Contacts traced in continent’s most populous state (Adds shippers, oil traders, Shell, World Health Organisation) LAGOS/LONDON, Aug 28 (Reuters) – A doctor in... »

Death toll passes 1,550 as Ebola outbreak accelerates, officials say

Thursday, August 28, 2014
By Paul Martin

By Laura Smith-Spark CNN.com Thu August 28, 2014 The Ebola outbreak “continues to accelerate” in West Africa and has killed 1,552 people so far, the World Health Organization said Thursday. The total number of cases stands at 3,069, with 40% occurring in the past three weeks. “However, most cases are concentrated in only a... »

We Are Now Living In A World That Is Teetering On The Brink

Thursday, August 28, 2014
By Paul Martin

KingWorldNews.com August 28, 2014 Today one of the legends in the business warned King World News that we are living in a world that is teetering on the brink. Keith Barron, who consults with major companies around the world and is responsible for one of the largest gold discoveries in the last quarter century,... »

West African locals quarantined at gunpoint grow desperate for food rations as Ebola continues to ravage the region

Thursday, August 28, 2014
By Paul Martin

by: L.J. Devon NaturalNews.com Thursday, August 28, 2014 What were once robust West African villages are now being reduced to ghost towns, as if a nuclear disaster had stricken the area. With Ebola now affecting 2,600 people worldwide, and with a death rate around 90 percent, the viral outbreak has Africans in a panic.... »

Ebola spreads to Nigeria oil hub Port Harcourt

Thursday, August 28, 2014
By Paul Martin

BBC.com 28 August 2014 Nigeria has confirmed its first Ebola death outside Lagos – a doctor in the oil hub of Port Harcourt. His wife has been put under quarantine, while a further 70 people in the city are under surveillance. Latest figures show more than 1,550 people have died of Ebola, with at... »

Ebola Could Eventually Afflict Over 20,000, W.H.O. Says

Thursday, August 28, 2014
By Paul Martin

By NICK CUMMING-BRUCE and ALAN COWELL NYTimes.com AUG. 28, 2014 GENEVA — As the tally of deaths from the worst known outbreak of the Ebola virus continued its seemingly inexorable rise, the World Health Organization said on Thursday that the epidemic was still accelerating and could afflict more than 20,000 people — almost seven... »

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