Guadeloupe Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Zika 'Link' to New, Paralyzing Disease: ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2016 | News Max

    Suspected of causing brain damage in babies and a rare neurological ailment in adults, the Zika virus was linked by researchers Tuesday to a third disorder: paralysis-causing myelitis. French experts reported that a 15-year-old girl diagnosed on the French Caribbean island of Guadeloupe with acute myelitis in January had high levels of Zika in her cerebrospinal fluid, blood and urine.

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  2. First case of Zika virus infection linked to paralysisRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2016 | Newkerala.com

    ... team from French Institute of Health and Medical Research (INSERM), Pointe-a-Pitre University Hospital in Guadeloupe and the University of the Antilles in the journal The Lancet. In January 2016, the 15-year old girl was admitted to the ...

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  3. Researchers report first case of acute myelitis due to Zika virus infectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2016 | Medical News

    ... blood and urine. In January 2016, a 15-year old girl was admitted to the Pointe-a-Pitre University Hospital in Guadeloupe, with left-side hemiplegia. The girl showed urinary retention on her second day in hospital. The left-side hemiplegia and pain ...

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  4. Zika Linked to Paralyzing MyelitisRead the original story

    Mar 8, 2016 | P&T Community

    ... fluid, blood, and urine, said Dr. Annie Lannuzel of the University Hospital Center Pointe-a-Pitre in Guadeloupe. "This is the first published case to offer proof of a link" between myelitis and the virus sweeping Latin America and the Caribbean, she ...

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  5. First case of acute myelitis in a patient infected with Zika virusRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2016 | EurekAlert!

    ... blood and urine. In January 2016, a 15-year old girl was admitted to the Pointe-a-Pitre University Hospital in Guadeloupe, with left-side hemiplegia. The girl showed urinary retention on her second day in hospital. The left-side hemiplegia and pain ...

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  6. Monfils to open for France against Canada in Davis CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2016 | The Washington Post

    ... You'll be able to access the story from your Reading List on any computer, tablet or smartphone. POINTE-A-PITRE, Guadeloupe - Gael Monfils will open for France against Frank Dancevic of Canada in their Davis Cup first round tie on clay. French Davis ...

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  7. Mosquitoes take bite out of their vacationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2016 | Boston.com

    ... son's foot began to swell after being bitten by mosquitoes as they hiked up a hill on Iles des Saintes in Guadeloupe. Shortly afterward, we stopped at a pharmacy, and the pharmacist asked to look at his feet, which to our astonishment were swollen ...

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  8. Spectacle on the high seas: The best boat races in the CaribbeanRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2016 | jconline.com

    ... and Japan. For those who get to Antigua early, there are smaller contests like the Round Antigua Race and the Guadeloupe to Antigua Race on the Friday before the official racing begins. The Booby Island Regatta and Sailing Festival from April 30 - ...

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  9. Orange launches FTTH in the French West IndiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2016 | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

    French telecoms operator Orange has unveiled its fibre-based services in the French West Indies, which comprises the overseas territories of Guadeloupe, Martinique and French Guiana, via its regional subsidiary Orange Caraibe. The fibre-to-the-home service - which offers maximum down/upload speeds of up to 500Mbps/200Mbps - is currently available in Pointe-a-Pitre and Basse-Terre , Fort-de-France and Cayenne .

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  10. Antigua and Barbuda provides full day of sessions and activities for the travel and tourism tradeRead the original story

    Feb 2, 2016 | World News Report

    ... addition to featuring local suppliers from Antigua and Barbuda, the event will include suppliers from Dominica, Guadeloupe, Montserrat, St. Barthelemy, St. Kitts and Nevis. The logistics of the showcase are simple: participants will receive a ...

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  11. The things we leave behind, like purses and passportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2016 | Boston.com

    ... I didn't. We were too engrossed chatting with the young female companion of TV entertainer Arthur Godfrey in the Guadeloupe airport waiting room and didn't hear the Martinique boarding announcement. Arriving in Martinique on a flight early the next ...

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  12. Head to Guadeloupe for a sundowner at Humphrey Goodman's favourite beachRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2016 | Radio Times

    The fictional island of Saint Marie is filmed on Guadeloupe, an overseas region of France whose official language is French. Guadeloupe is made up of two connecting islands, Basse-Terre and Grand-Terre.

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  13. Container Service to Connect Port CanaveralRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2016 | Marine News

    ... and Radicatel, France; on its way to the French West Indies ports of Fort de France, Martinique, Pointe a Pitre, Guadeloupe, Phillipsburg, St, Maarten, then on to Mon, Costa Rica; Puerto Corts, Honduras; and Santo Tomas, Guatemala; before transit to ...

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  14. New Container Terminal Opens at Port CanaveralRead the original story

    Jan 15, 2016 | Marine News

    ... schedule loop takes the vessels to the French West Indies ports of Fort de France, Martinique, Pointe a Pitre, Guadeloupe and Phillipsburg, St, Maarten serving a Caribbean market based westbound out of Europe that is quite familiar to StreamLines. ...

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  15. Mom fearful after kidnappingRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2016 | Newsday

    A YOUNG Moruga woman says she is living in fear after she and her two infant daughters were abducted by a private hire taxi driver who she said was only warned by police over the incident. She was able to escape by jumping out of the moving car after pushing her children to safety.

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  16. Where the beaches have an irresistible French accentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2016 | Boston.com

    ... there were more goats than people on this beach. In fact, most of the dozen or so beaches that we visited in Guadeloupe were blissfully quiet. On the island of 400,000, we took a week and traveled from east to west with the objective of testing the ...

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  17. Port of Tilbury announces new "fast" service to link to the Caribbean ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2016 | Maldonandburnham Standard

    The port has said the new service "will prove to be one of the fastest Caribbean links to the UK." The new Blue Stream service will commence in January 2016 from North Europe and arrive for its inaugural call at Tilbury on the 12th February 2016.

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  18. 'Forty' gunned downRead the original story

    Jan 4, 2016 | Newsday

    THE murder toll for the New Year now stands at five with the shooting of a 27-year-old man at the home of his girlfriend in Moruga early yesterday morning and a shooting in Arima. David 'Forty' Richards became the country's latest murder victim.

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  19. Murder suspect shot dead in bedRead the original story

    Jan 4, 2016 | Trinidad Guardian

    A Fyzabad man suspected to be involved in last week's murder of Victor Welch, which took place in the same district, was himself gunned down while sleeping with his girlfriend yesterday. David Richards, 27, who was questioned by police for several murders and robberies in Moruga and southwest Trinidad between June and September last year, was pronounced dead on arrival at the Princes Town District Health Facility.

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  20. Travel Channel Kicks Off the Trip: 2016 Dream Adventure GiveawayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Travel Channel kicks off its fourth annual sweepstakes and network event, "The Trip: 2016," which features a $100,000 dream adventure giveaway. This year's trip is packed with the most thrilling, surprising and exclusive experiences one can find on the Caribbean islands of Aruba, the Bahamas, Barbados, Guadeloupe and Saint Lucia.

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