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Face facts, Ebola is not a crisis in America, so let's look at real ones

America’s Ebola “crisis” prompted concerns, created some needed awareness here and about the real problem in Africa, and was otherwise stupidly magnified by 24/7 cable television and Election Day next week. 396 more words

Succeeding at the edge of chaos

Hell! there ain’t no rules around here! We are tryin’ to accomplish somep’n!

I didn’t know Thomas Edison was such a radical. How wonderful it would be if we could really get away with this sort of unfettered approach to creating business success. 877 more words

New Business

An update from the frontline of health systems research in Sierra Leone by Dr Haja Wurie

By Haja Wurie

The aim of the WHO Ebola roadmap is to stop the transmission of the virus in affected countries within 6-9 months and prevent international spread. 1,112 more words

Health

This is not a drill - maybe

My last remaining grandparent may be dying. They’re over 100 years old, and I am making the daylong trip to my family several states away, to hopefully see them before they pass. 1,125 more words

Personal Experiences With TBI

Ukraine Crisis: British Troops Arrive in Estonia - BBC News [HD]

Britain has joined with other NATO countries to provide extra security for Latvia, Estonia and Lithuania – all in response to the crisis in Ukraine. The Balt… 21 more words

Bernard Mayes, SF Man Who Created America's 1st Suicide Hotline, Dies at 85

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — The San Francisco man who is considered the founding force behind the suicide prevention movement in America has died.

Bernard Mayes created the first crisis hotline in San Francisco in the early sixties. 162 more words

News

Going round in circles, our fickle world. Has Abbott even thought about feeding refugees facing winter No!!!

Don’t bomb it

-Timothy Bancroft-Hinchey

We have two separate humanitarian crises looming, quite apart from the devastating Ebola Virus Disease outbreak in West Africa, with its tentacles reaching far and wide; Islamic State in the Middle East, spreading terror, hatred and death…with its tentacles reaching far and wide. 573 more words

Tony Abbott