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The 3 Aspects of a Healthy, Balanced Lifestyle

The World Health Organization defines health as “…a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity.” 557 more words

Health

WHO pulls staff from Sierra Leone Ebola lab

The World Health Organization (WHO) said on Tuesday it had shut a laboratory in Sierra Leone after a health worker there was infected with Ebola, a move that may hamper efforts to boost the global response to the worst ever outbreak of the disease. 603 more words

UN calls for Ebola passenger screening as W. Africa death toll passes 1,200

The number of cases of West Africa’s Ebola outbreak has climbed to 2,240, including 1,229 deaths, the World Health Organization said. It urged affected countries to screen all people at international airports. 720 more words

Ebola outbreak scale ‘vastly underestimated’ – WHO

The official death toll from the deadly Ebola outbreak in West Africa is currently standing at 1,145 deaths out of 2,127 cases, but the numbers could be vastly underestimated, the World Health Organization has warned. 219 more words

When is Enough Enough?

It appears I’ve been taking more than my daily ration of “manna” this summer. A few too many late evening ice cream cones at Lucy’s and way too many vanilla lattes (with whip, yes) at… 513 more words

Inspirational

Honoring Democracy: The Next Rung on the Ladder of World Evolution

“Let brotherly love continue.” ~Hebrews 13:1

Though democracy is just a word, it is a good word that symbolizes social equality, freedom and human rights for all. 286 more words

Politics

WHO: Ebola 'an international emergency'

WHO: Ebola ‘an international emergency’

BBC – 8 August 2014 Last updated at 10:40 ET

The World Health Organization (WHO) has declared the spread of Ebola in West Africa an international health emergency. 86 more words

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