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When an American military cargo plane carrying top secret medical supplies hits a lightning storm off the coast of Nigeria, the chief pilot, Captain O’Riley, and his copilot decide to dump their cargo and save their lives. 134 more words

A Copper Bedrail Could Cut Back On Infections For Hospital Patients

Courtesy of NPR:

Checking into a hospital can boost your chances of infection. That’s a disturbing paradox of modern medical care.

And it doesn’t matter where in the world you’re hospitalized. 769 more words


Meals on Wheels

Last week, three babies were born, Eleanor died of old age, Kidd got infected and committed suicide, and Tobias starved.  The town had cutbacks and now water and electricity can only be used between 8am and 8pm. 1,983 more words

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Ebola deaths top 7,000, fueled by surge in Sierra Leone: WHO

CONAKRY, Guinea – The World Health Organization says the worst Ebola outbreak on record has now killed more than 7,000 people, with many of the latest deaths reported in Sierra Leone. 100 more words


Where the Heck Did Ebola Go?

Remember a couple months ago when the US was on the brink of a viral epidemic and people in the country were in hysterics about getting infected by the deadly virus known as Ebola? 603 more words

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Bleh...Viruses and Infections

Sorry for this late post! I had a nasty virus and still getting rid of a infection. Ha don’t worry, I don’t mean on my computer, I’m smarter than that. 150 more words