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By Zaid Mansuri
Staff Writer

We as consumers live disconnected from the consequences of our consumption. The things we eat, drink, wear or possess require resources and manufacturing, the consequences of which we would usually like to ignore. 1,864 more words


December 10, 1934: Death of Theobald Smith; 1631: Death of Hugh Myddleton; 1910: Protest Against Impure Water; 1910: Snow Removal and Barrel Hoops

December 10, 1934: Death of Theobald Smith.Theobald Smith (July 31, 1859 – December 10, 1934) was a pioneering epidemiologist and pathologist and is widely-considered to be America’s first internationally-significant medical research scientist.” 728 more words


Pada tanggal 4 Desember 2015, penulis dan teman-teman mahasiswa peminatan Epidemiologi 2012 melakukan Survei Cepat terkait Pencatatan dan Pelaporan Imunisasi Dasar. Survei ini dilakukan sebagai sarana praktikum Epidemiologi di lapangan atas kerja sama antara Fakultas Kesehatan Masyarakat Universitas Jember dengan Dinas Kesehatan Kabupaten Jember. 133 more words


Montreal Bay store fined $765,000 for pollutants in St. Lawrence River

MONTREAL — The Bay store in downtown Montreal was fined $765,000 for illegally releasing pollutants into the St. Lawrence River, the Public Prosecution Service of Canada said Friday. 123 more words

Local News

Goodbyes are Tough & Nightime Horseback Riding on Beaches Doesn't Make it Any Easier

So the time has come for me to finally part with the last week of my semester abroad. The past week has been hectic, fun and hard to put into words. 1,210 more words

Five Quick Ways A New HHS Secretary Could Change The Course Of Health Policy

Prospective Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price, currently the chairman of the House Budget Committee, brings a distinctive to-do list to the agency.  And, if confirmed by the Senate, he will have tremendous independent power to get things done. 950 more words

The Health Law

Wildlife conservation has health benefits, experts say

Jenna Ladd | December 9, 2016

Six health organizations spoke out in favor of the Natural Resources and Outdoor Recreation Trust Fund on Thursday.

The measure would raise the state sales tax three-eighths of one cent in order to finance water quality measures, outdoor recreation areas and wildlife conservation. 240 more words