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  1. The most predictable disaster in the history of the human raceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2015 | Crofs Blogs

    In Vox.com, Ezra Klein writes about The most predictable disaster in the history of the human race : a new pandemic that Bill Gates think the likeliest disaster we face in the next twenty years. Excerpt: Behind Gates's fear of pandemic disease is an algorithmic model of how disease moves through the modern world.

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  2. Disease by Any Other NameRead the original story

    May 31, 2015 | Psychology Today

    The World Health Organization, aka the W.H.O, recently decreed to great fanfare that new diseases no longer should be given a name linked to any person, place, or human activity. The stated rationale was the need to avoid stigma, but sub rosa, this was as much about financial sensitivity as it was consideration of potential victims.

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  3. Global Disposable Medical Gloves market to grow at a CAGR of 6.62% During 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2015 | Medgadget

    One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the increasing prevalence of infections and bio-hazards. The Global Disposable Medical Gloves market has also been witnessing the increasing preference for synthetic gloves.

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  4. Artificial heart lung machine used to cure H1N1-affected childRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2015 | DNA India

    In a first of its kind initiative, an artificial heart lung machine has been used to cure a child suffering from swine flu at the Apollo Children's Hospital in Chennai. In a first of its kind initiative, an artificial heart lung machine has been used to cure a child suffering from swine flu at the Apollo Children's Hospital in Chennai.

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  5. Don't worry, pet owners: Experts say H3N2 dog flu is no cause for panicRead the original story

    May 29, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    Pet owners don't need to panic about the H3N2 dog flu strain that recently arrived in the U.S., experts said. Pictured here is Bud, recently recovering from the dog flu in Chicago.

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  6. Positive Selection Drives Preferred Segment Combinations during Influenza Virus ReassortmentRead the original story

    May 29, 2015 | CiteULike

    Influenza A virus has a segmented genome that allows for the exchange of genome segments between different strains. This reassortment accelerates evolution by breaking linkage, helping IAV cross species barriers to potentially create highly virulent strains.

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  7. World Food Programme MUST ensure substandard food is not distributedRead the original story

    May 29, 2015 | The Nation

    Back in 2009, a diarrhoea epidemic broke out in Jajarkot, the same district afflicted with a swine flu epidemic in April. The 2009 epidemic led to 300 deaths, with officials blaming a lack of proper drinking water and sewerage and a lack of adequate health institutions.

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  8. Random ArticleRead the original story

    May 29, 2015 | Inland Empire Weekly

    Is it true that most Mexicans are carriers of the swine flu due to the fact they eat a lot of chicharrones, or is it the fact that your women are so pig-like? I knew that Mexicans have muy shitty diets, but now we have to worry about them infecting us with a pig-borne disease? Maybe we should put Clorox in the Rio Grande to cleanse your people while they swim to our country illegally. Any ideas? Dear PIGS: Amazingly, yours was the only cochino comment or query that the Mexican received in the two weeks since the emergence of the most destructive "Mexican" pathogen desde Carlos Mencia.

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  9. Columnist: Would Ted Cruz blame Reagan for failed Iran hostage rescue?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | LaGrange Daily News

    I'm sure you're looking at this headline and wondering what's up. Reagan wasn't responsible for that 1980 fiasco .

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  10. 10 incidents discovered at the nation's biolabsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | USA Today

    Equipment failures of air-purifying respirators potentially exposed workers to the deadly H5N1 strain of avian influenza during separate incidents in June and September 2014 at the USDA's Southeast Poultry 10 incidents discovered at the nation's biolabs Equipment failures of air-purifying respirators potentially exposed workers to the deadly H5N1 strain of avian influenza during separate incidents in June and September 2014 at the USDA's Southeast Poultry Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1HAib20 A USA TODAY Network investigation identifies more than 200 biosafety level 3 and 4 lab facilities that work with dangerous pathogens -- and reveals safety records that some of them fought to keep secret.

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  11. Safest Industries To Invest InRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | Investopedia

    No matter how strong the economy or how bulletproof the industry, no specific stock can ever claim to be a perfectly safe investment. Individual companies can be undone by lawsuits, internal fraud, management changes, product failures, new technology, stronger competitors, and many other factors.

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  12. Juliette Kayyem Named to Rave Mobile Safety Advisory BoardRead the original story

    May 28, 2015 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    Kayyem brings more than 15 years of experience managing complex policy initiatives and organizing response to major crises in both state and federal government. As an advisor, she will help guide Rave's continued industry leadership, marked by a record 2014 and seven consecutive years of more than 30 percent growth.

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  13. The WFP must make dead certain that it is not distributing substandard foodRead the original story

    May 27, 2015 | Asia News Network

    Back in 2009, a diarrhoea epidemic broke out in Jajarkot, the same district afflicted with a swine flu epidemic in April. The 2009 epidemic led to 300 deaths, with officials blaming a lack of proper drinking water and sewerage and a lack of adequate health institutions.

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  14. BiondVax Pharmaceuticals Ltd. (BNDX) - Financial and Strategic SWOT...Read the original story

    May 24, 2015 | PR-inside.com

    It develops and manufactures universal flu vaccine to provide multi-strain, multi-season and long-term protection against various flu viruses. The lead product of the company Multimeric-001, has completed Phase II and two Phase I/II clinical trials that provides protection against human influenza virus strains, including seasonal influenza strains and pandemic influenza strains, such as Swine flu and Avian flu.

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  15. The Hidden Geometry of Complex, Network-Driven Contagion PhenomenaRead the original story

    May 22, 2015 | CiteULike

    To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document. In combating the global spread of an emerging infectious disease, answers must be obtained to three crucial questions: Where did the disease emerge? Where will it go next? When will it arrive? Brockmann and Helbing analyzed disease spread via the "effective distance" rather than geographical distance, wherein two locations that are connected by a strong link are effectively close.

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  16. My HorizonsHEALTH Insurers are Failing 2 Million Children of Our MilitaryRead the original story

    May 21, 2015 | American Reporter

    About 2,100 persons have died. As much as one-fourth of America's workforce an 2 billion of the world's population may be infected by the new swine flu when it peaks in Winter, according to studies conducted by the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the World Health Organization, respectively.

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  17. NZNO blasts Nigel Murray's blog: Vaccinate or mask upRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | Waikato Times

    The nurse's union has blasted an editorial in which the Waikato District Health Board chief executive suggests that his staff either "vaccinate or mask up". The editorial was written by Waikato District Health Board CE Nigel Murray, where he criticised hospital staff that have not taken the opportunity to have the free flu shot.

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  18. First PersonMY Battle with TechnologyRead the original story

    May 21, 2015 | American Reporter

    Tonight, in a remote and rural part of west-central China's Qinghai Province, a town of 10,000 mostly Tibetan people is entirely quarantined as officials try to contain an outbreak of pneumonic plague. Residents can go anywhere in Ziketan within the quarantined area, but the roads in and out are blocked and no one can leave, the New York Times reported today .

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  19. The Health of Nations: The WHO's Moment of TruthRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | CFR.org

    World Health Organisation Director-General Margaret Chan gestures during her address to the 68th World Health Assembly at the United Nations European headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland, May 18, 2015 . Coauthored with Daniel Chardell , research associate in the International Institutions and Global Governance program at the Council on Foreign Relations.

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  20. How the world is wiping out killer diseasesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2015 | The Age

    The Ebola outbreak in West Africa appears close to its end. Earlier this month, Liberia was declared Ebola-free, and the World Health Organisation reported only seven cases in Guinea and two in Sierra Leone in the first week of May. What has received less notice is that the older and more persistent infectious scourges of Guinea worm and polio are also both disappearing and may soon follow smallpox into the burn-bag of history.

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