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Travel Health Update: The 2 Viruses You Should Know (That Aren't Zika)

There are always reasons to be scared off from traveling, if you look hard enough. And these days, for better or worse, you don’t even have to look hard. 749 more words

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When thinking about what to write this week, I was torn with what to write about. One of my classmates suggested that I write about Chikungunya, as she knows it affects many Caribbean countries. 370 more words


Why Tourists Should NOT Attend The 2016 Olympics

Some life updates. After a long time living abroad, I am going back to Brazil! It’s a good feeling, but is it the right time to go back??? 734 more words


Conference report – ICID Hyderabad, India Part 2: Zika

(This is the 2nd part of my notes from the International Conference on Infectious Diseases – see 1st part on Middle Eastern Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus … 1,468 more words

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#Microcephaly en Martinique et #Zika: Un cas d'école

L’OMS a récemment publié le rapport du premier cas de microcéphalie associé avec le virus Zika; la séquence et les investigations menées sur la mère et le foetus nous apprennent sur les mécanismes physio-pathologiques de la maladie Zika et le neurotropisme du virus aux conséquences dommageables chez l’adulte (Syndrome de Guillain-Barré, myélite, méningo-encéphalite) ou chez le foetus au cours du premier trimestre de la grossesse (microcéphalie, autres atteintes du SNC). 335 more words

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Education, Mosquito Management Programs, and Cooperation Needed to Stop Zika, Dengue, and Chikungunya

The Entomological Society of America (ESA) and Sociedade Entomológica do Brasil (SEB) held a Summit in Maceió, Alagoas, Brazil on 13 March, 2016 to discuss the… 463 more words

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Bukan Anak Mainstream

Sebagai anak kedua dari tiga bersaudara, saya memang  berbeda. Sejak kecil selalu mendapat perlakuan istimewa.

Nah, kenapa bisa begitu?. Begini, kalau kakak dan adik saya kulitnya putih seperti ibu, saya memilih kulit eksotis mirip bapak. 183 more words