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After Ebola, WHO to set up contingency fund, develop “surge capacity” – Reuters


TIME

After Ebola, WHO to set up contingency fund, develop "surge capacity"
Reuters
GENEVA, Jan 25 (Reuters) – The World Health Organization (WHO) said on Sunday it will create a contingency fund and an emergency workforce to respond quickly to crises after strong criticism of the agency's delay in confronting the Ebola epidemic.
WHO Adopts Reforms to Repair Reputation After Bungling EbolaABC News
WHO Chief Unveils Reforms After Ebola Response CriticizedTIME
WHO pledges reforms as it admits Ebola mistakesChannel News Asia
Deutsche Welle
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What Fish Can We Eat? – HealthNewsDigest.com


Design & Trend

What Fish Can We Eat?
HealthNewsDigest.com
(HealthNewsDigest.com) – Between mercury poisoning, overfishing and the environmental impacts of fish farms or "aquaculture," some might expect to see a "Proceed with Caution" sign above seafood counters soon. Others contend that fish and shellfish are …
Sorry, Pregnant Women, New Study Is Not a Carte Blanche to Eat SushiABC News
Fish Fine For Pregnant Women?American Live Wire
Eating Fish While Pregnant: Benefits Outweigh Risks, Experts AdviseModern Readers
Tech Times -Clinical Advisor -Pioneer News
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Moved to tears: Blind mum SEES newborn baby for first time after getting vision … – Mirror.co.uk


CBC.ca

Moved to tears: Blind mum SEES newborn baby for first time after getting vision
Mirror.co.uk
This is the incredible moment a blind mum got her vision back and saw her baby son for the first time. Kathy Beitz, 29, cries 'Oh my gosh' as she grabs his tiny limbs and stares at him in amazement. She has suffered from macular degeneration since the age of …
Legally Blind Mom Sees Newborn for First Time Through Special GlassesABC News
Blinded veteran sees for first time in 20 YEARS thanks to eSight glassesDaily Mail
WATCH: Legally Blind Mom Sees Her Newborn Baby for the First TimePeople Magazine
The Express Tribune -Examiner.com -Jamaica Observer
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Napa flu death is 5th in Bay Area – SFGate


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Napa flu death is 5th in Bay Area
SFGate
In the latest sign of an increasingly active flu season in the Bay Area and statewide, Napa County reported its first flu-associated death Friday. The victim, identified only an adult under the age of 65, died from flu-related complications earlier this month, said …
First flu-related death reported in Napa County, fifth in Bay AreaSan Jose Mercury News
Napa flu death is 5th this month in Bay AreaNorthern Voices Online
Michigan flu outbreak claims first pediatric deathWNWN-FM
SMN Weekly -Medical News Today -WebMD
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Study finds link between hormonal contraceptives and high risk of Glioma – Wall Street Hedge


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Study finds link between hormonal contraceptives and high risk of Glioma
Wall Street Hedge
A latest study has showed an association between certain types of birth control and an increased risk of suffering from a rare type of brain cancer, called glioma. Danish-based researchers found that women under 50 years with the rare brain cancer have 90 …
New study finds correlation between long term birth control use and rare brain National Monitor
Researchers Find Link Between Birth Control And Brain TumorDesign & Trend
Do birth control pills cause brain tumor?Northern Voices Online
Delhi Daily News -Modern Readers -Diabetes Insider
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Millions of GMO insects could be released in Florida Keys – Bluefield Daily Telegraph


Millions of GMO insects could be released in Florida Keys
Bluefield Daily Telegraph
KEY WEST, Fla. (AP) — Millions of genetically modified mosquitoes could be released in the Florida Keys if British researchers win approval to use the bugs against two extremely painful viral diseases. Never before have insects with modified DNA come so …

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Hospital discharges first person diagnosed with Ebola in UK – CNN


CNN

Hospital discharges first person diagnosed with Ebola in UK
CNN
(CNN) The first person diagnosed with Ebola in the United Kingdom is heading home. London's Royal Free Hospital announced Saturday that "Pauline Cafferkey has been discharged from the Royal Free following her recovery from Ebola." On December 29 …
British nurse recovers fully from Ebola, leaving hospitalNew York Daily News
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey discharged from hospital after making full recoveryDaily Mail
UK Ebola Patient Makes RecoveryWall Street Journal
BBC News -Voice of America -Sydney Morning Herald
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Relay for Life kickoff event planned in Kenilworth, Feb. 3 – NJ.com


Niagara Gazette

Relay for Life kickoff event planned in Kenilworth, Feb. 3
NJ.com
The American Cancer Society Relay For Life of Kenilworth will host its fifth annual “Kick Off Dinner” at The Kenilworth on Tuesday, Feb. 3, at 7 p.m. Snow date is Feb. 4. The Relay Planning Event Leadership Team would like to welcome the local community to …
Relay for Life of Tug Valley-2015Williamson Daily News
Relay For Life eventMount Desert Islander
Teens introduced as Relay For Life honorees as Falls, Lewiston events mergeNiagara Gazette
The Missoulian
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Your Cup of Joe Could Prevent Skin Cancer – Science Times


Science Times

Your Cup of Joe Could Prevent Skin Cancer
Science Times
While a sugar and creamer-filled cup of coffee can easily set anyone's diet back, new research is beginning to show us that there might be many benefits to drinking this favorite bean-based hot beverage. Aside from a morning pick-me-up, according to new …
Coffee can save you from skin cancerSMN Weekly
Study: Coffee May Reduce Risk Of MelanomaForbes
The more you drink coffee, the less likely you are to get skin cancerVOXXI

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What’s more nutritious, orange juice or an orange? It’s complicated – Atlanta Journal Constitution


Atlanta Journal Constitution

What's more nutritious, orange juice or an orange? It's complicated
Atlanta Journal Constitution
The general advice is to opt for the fruit, since juices are stripped of the fiber – which most us don't get enough of — in whole fruit. And let's face it: Most juice contains a lot of sugar, which most of us consume too much of. So NPR's interest was piqued when …
What is extra nutritious, orange juice or an orange It isWPX News
Is Orange Juice More Nutritious?Smithsonian

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