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Prevalent: adj. being endemic for a relatively short duration

Prevalent should really be a subset of endemic where the relatively short duration is what determines its usage. 160 more words

Common Sense


Endemic: n. a subset(s) existing and frequently being common in a set

Endemic is frequently used to describe a species common yet limited to a given area or territory and to describe a disease either limited to or common to a human population or an area. 141 more words

Common Sense

Loneliness: The Mental Epidemic and How to Combat It

More senior citizens are living alone in isolated situations, leading to feelings of loneliness. Experts believe that being alone too much is not good for an individual’s mental health, but there are ways to overcome loneliness. 282 more words


My first Snowcap in Sitio Mata

For me, the Snowcap/Colibri Copete de Nieve/ Microchera albocoronata is a great one, a specie that I really like and today at my garden I used to see up to 5 hummingbird species but never Snowcap and this morning it appeared in my place. 214 more words

Around Turrialba

Americas region is world's first to be free of measles

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

MIAMI (AFP) – Measles has been eradicated from the Americas due to decades of vaccination efforts, making it the first region of the world to rid itself of the disease, global health authorities said on Tuesday (Sept 27). 299 more words

Current Affairs

Ashy Prinia

Endemic race of Ashy Prinia (Prinia socialis) found in Sri Lanka. No rufous rump feathers, shorter tail and distinct call.


The Blue Point Post Box Walk, St Helena

HEADING SOUTH | Darrin Henry

Blue Point Post Box walk is a little gem of a hike, hidden away in the far, southern corner of St Helena. 1,477 more words

St Helena