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Care Facility Outbreak Prevention Training Scheduled for February 7, 2017

The spread of a infectious diseases in a care facility can have a serious impact on the health and well-being of their residents, as well as their staff. 70 more words

Public Health

A Bug for Alzheimer's?


Please read the article above, written by Melinda Wenner Moyer, edited by Pam Weintraub.

A brief summary:

Robert Moir, a neurologist at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, believes that… 364 more words


How To Stop a Cold Before It Starts

Natural preventatives and some common sense will keep you from getting sick — or staying that way for long.

It’s a double-whammy: getting sick during the winter combines feeling crummy with many people’s less-than-favorite time of year. 637 more words


DNA and RNA Viruses Mnemonic

First, watch these two videos on DNA viruses:



Generalizations from the video:

  • All DNA viruses are ds except Parvovirus = the viruses that have 2 lines, are 
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Zika: The Emerging Epidemic by Donald G. McNeil Jr. [Book Review]

Zika: The Emerging Epidemic tells the story of the mosquito-borne virus from its emergence in Africa to the current health crisis in the South and Central Americas. 156 more words

Book Review

Robert F. Kennedy Jr.: CDC An “Edifice Of Fraud”

Source: NoMoreFakeNews.com
Jon Rappoport
January 16, 2017

Robert Kennedy, Jr. “All the things that I do are bent on forcing this debate out into the open—because once the science is in the open, the CDC’s position is so fragile, it’s an edifice of fraud, fraud stacked upon fraud, so high and so wobbly, that even a slight breeze of public scrutiny will topple it.” 827 more words