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You’re probably familiar with the Whole30 program.
“If you are creative, and you know something about nutrition science and dietetics, you can go 30 days without eating any of the [not-approved foods],”
This isn’t an easy story for me to share. Nearly three years ago, my happy-go-lucky nine-year-old kept disappearing to his room for long stretches of time.
“Kids are going to find a way to watch porn no matter what we do.”
With more than twice as many Ebola outbreaks as any other country since the virus was discovered in 1976, Congolese are familiar with its destructive power, yet fear and suspicion of medical authorities are still hindering efforts at containment…
“By doing something violent you’d be creating greater distrust.”
Now that the Ebola virus outbreak is slowly looming into the region we’re starting to be a bit more proactive on how we handle it…
“…I think the main thing to start with is that the situation at the DRC’s very different than what it was in West Africa…This is the tenth Ebola outbreak in the DRC…”
Three people who had been infected with Ebola recently left an isolation ward at Wangata Hospital against medical advice, according to the Democratic Republic of the Congo’s Ministry of Health…
“Of course you want vaccines, but yellow fever and cholera are perfect examples of disease where we have vaccines and still get raging outbreaks.”
Health authorities and NGOs in the Democratic Republic of the Congo will begin administering an experimental Ebola vaccine on Monday in Mbandaka, the north-western city of 1.2 million people where the deadly disease was detected last week…
“The vaccine is a powerful tool but you still need other tools. You still need to find the contacts. This outbreak has multiple epicentres that are some distance apart and include a big city … Then you need some kind of infrastructure to follow up.”
Gloucester Daily Times
Researchers trying to fight cancer by identifying what causes the disease in the first place briefed lawmakers and staffers on their work to learn more about the environmental causes of breast cancer.
“We’re aiming for actually preventing cancer from arising in the first place,”
Once again, America is a nation fiercely divided. This time, it’s not about politics.
“If you were to compare a group of young people to a group of old people listening to this clip on the same device, it’s more likely that the older people will hear ‘Laurel,’ ”
The New York Times
Ellen Ruppel Shell
Last year, New York became the first state to offer all but its wealthiest residents tuition-free access to its public community colleges and four-year institutions.
Meghan Markle’s former professor Harvey Young explains how her passion for biracial and social issues will translate to the British royal family.