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Let's get things in perspective

While the current outbreak of Ebola virus in West Africa is very serious, in the current panic people have forgotten that malaria kills thousands of times more people than Ebola each year… 484 more words


Microscopic observation in live tissue, awesome! But don’t ignore the methods

It has been far too long since I wrote a blog post. Look out internet, I have a blogging itch that needs scratching, and it’ll probably cause a rash! 938 more words

Article Reviews

WHO revises global tuberculosis estimate up by 500,000

BBC news 22 October 2014

In 2013 nine million people had developed TB around the world, up from 8.6 million in 2012, the WHO said. 71 more words


Faces of the Ebola response

This interactive module is a tribute to the teachers, health care workers, social workers, journalists and politicians who are working hard to contain the recent outbreak of the Ebola virus in West Africa. 110 more words


Hurry, Read These Ebola Updates Before It's Too Late

Here’s a brand new swatch of updates for you on ebola…

A friend of mine just came out with a new book, The Ebola Survival Planning Guide… 427 more words


One-third of injury reports linked with cosmetics

Brisbane Times October 22, 2014 Esther Han

Thousands of Australians are being injured by mislabelled and poor-quality products, with one-third of injury reports made to the consumer watchdog in the past year relating to cosmetics. 14 more words