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  • Saint Lucia Records Decrease In Zika Cases 22 May 2019 13:45 St. Lucia Times Press Release:– Thanks to a meaningful partnership between the government of St. Lucia and the United States Government, St. Lucia has seen a reduction in Zika cases. Addressing a close-out ceremony for the United States Agency for International …
  • TAIWAN BAN UNREASONABLE - MINISTER 22 May 2019 13:27 Times of Swaziland MBABANE – The political pre-conditions set by the People’s Republic of China banning Taiwan’s participation in the ongoing World Health Assembly have been described as unreasonable and groundless. These were the words of the Minister of Health, Lizzie …
  • Champions League ace's West Ham hopes appear over, reportedly moving for just £4.4m 22 May 2019 10:36 HITC - Here Is The City West Ham United seemingly won't be signing Patrik Hrosovsky. Viktoria Plzen midfielder Patrick Hrosovsky may not be a familiar name to many fas, but he's become a name associated with West Ham United in 2019. The 27-year-old has been one of the …
  • Orlando Outside Guide 2019: Get out there and revel in Central Florida summer's hot, hot heat 22 May 2019 10:06 Orlando Weekly I was born in Orlando in November and the temperature on record for that day and year was 81 degrees. Since then, I've loved every single thing about the sunshine, the bright sky, and the warmth of Orlando. If you're someone who dreams of escaping …
  • Deadly Zika virus confirmed circulating in Kenya 22 May 2019 09:00 Standard Digital News
  • Inovio First to Advance Lassa Fever Candidate Vaccine Into a Clinical Trial 22 May 2019 04:45 Pharmaceutical News PLYMOUTH MEETING, Pa. and OSLO, Norway, May 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Inovio Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: INO), together with CEPI, today announced it has dosed subjects in a Phase 1, first-in-human clinical trial to evaluate INO-4500, its DNA …
  • Pint Of Science helping quench public's thirst for knowledge 21 May 2019 21:33 ABC.net.au Posted May 22, 2019 07:00:58 People across Brisbane are gathering over beers, not Bunsen burners, to learn more about the latest scientific discoveries. Run over three days in more than 19 breweries or pubs, the Pint Of Science Festival is bringing experts …
  • Richmond among top cities in the country for mosquitoes 21 May 2019 21:32 WTVR × Richmond among top cities in the country for mosquitoes RICHMOND, Va. – If you live in or near Richmond you probably already know the city has a lot of mosquitoes. But did you know that the city is also among the top cities in the country for mosquitoes? …
  • URI history professor Joelle Rollo-Koster is an expert on the papacy, French culture, medieval history, Game of Thrones 21 May 2019 20:49 Newswise Newswise — KINGSTON, R.I. – Jan. 28, 2019 – Joëlle Rollo-Koster, a history professor at the University of Rhode Island, is heading an international team of scholars that is creating a landmark work on the history of the papacy commissioned by Cambridge …
  • These are the 50 cities where mosquitoes are the worst, according to pest control company 21 May 2019 18:58 www.recordnet.com Ask anyone what the worst thing about summer is, and I bet you the answer most uttered is mosquitoes. Those biting, itchy pests put a damper on everything from hikes to barbecues to simply walking your dog outside.  And if you think where you live is a …
  • Boston makes significant jump on Orkin’s ‘top mosquito cities’ list 21 May 2019 16:20 WLVI BOSTON (WHDH) - While Boston may not yet rank inside the top 10 on Orkin’s 2019 “top mosquito cities” list, there is still cause for concern, especially given the fact that Massachusetts’ capital has jumped 20 spots in just one year. Boston now ranks 13 …
  • Thailand's Ministry of Public Health Issues Dengue Fever Warning – CTN News - Chiang Rai Times 21 May 2019 15:03 Chiangrai Times CHIANG RAI – Thailand’s Ministry of Public Health (MOPH) is asking parents and teachers to eliminate breeding grounds of the Aedes larvae at houses and schools to prevent dengue fever from spreading during the new school term after it was found that, in …
  • Battling unwanted bugs: Baylor faculty do mosquito research 21 May 2019 13:43 Modesto Bee Battling unwanted bugs: Baylor faculty do mosquito research By RHIANNON SAEGERT Waco Tribune-Herald May 21, 2019 06:32 AM WACO, Texas They bite, they feed, and they never actually leave, but researchers in Central Texas continue to study mosquitoes, …
  • Brazil’s Forgotten Families Deserve More 21 May 2019 13:02 Human Rights Watch Davi at church with his mother Kássia, his father Daniel and his older sister Maria Clara. © 2019 Private   Every day, Kássia Consuelo Carneiro wakes up at 5 a.m. to get her son, Davi, ready.   Davi, almost 4, is one of many children in Brazil with Zika …
  • New coalition to boost fight against blood-feeding insects 21 May 2019 06:46 News-Medical.net As the incidence of diseases transmitted by ticks and mosquitoes in the U.S. continues to rise, a coordinated and strategic response is needed now more than ever--and a diverse set of organizations are aligning to answer the call. Under the stewardship of …
  • Michael Rossmann, scientist whose work uncovered the structure of viruses – obituary 21 May 2019 06:29 Telegraph.co.uk Michael Rossmann, who has died aged 88, who has died aged 88, was a microbiologist who led the team that discovered the structure of the common cold virus; 30 years later he helped to determine the structure of the Zika virus, at a time when an epidemic …
  • Summer Safety: Ticks & mosquitoes 20 May 2019 23:27 WBBJ JACKSON, Tenn. — Ticks and mosquitoes carry all sorts of diseases. “Sometimes you have to be careful. They usually hang out on bushes and shrubs and grasses, and they’ll just wait and latch on then,” said Shanna Shearon, an epidemiologist with the Jackson- …
  • The exterminator just released its Top 50 Mosquito Cities list. Where does Miami rank? 20 May 2019 21:27 Bradenton Herald The exterminator just released its Top 50 Mosquito Cities list. Where does Miami rank? Fight mosquitoes with these simple tips Fight mosquitoes inside and outside with a few simple tips. Remember to cover windows with screens, remove standing water, and …
  • Philadelphia Ranked No. 8 On Top 50 Mosquito Cities List 20 May 2019 19:21 KYW PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – No one wants to hear the city they live in is ranked on a list about mosquitoes. Unfortunately, Philadelphia has been ranked No. 8 on Orkin’s 2019 Top 50 Mosquito Cities List. Mosquito season ranges from April to October with …
  • Tommy Conlon: 'Rory an accidental voice for sanity amid the tumult of the patriot game' 19 May 2019 18:26 Irish Independent As professional sportsmen go, his is one of the more interesting minds on the contemporary scene. He is evidently a thoughtful, self-aware sort; he speaks well, and frequently does so with no little courage. Most of us don't know him from Adam but even …