Medicina

Plague Outbreak in Madagascar Kills 20

Plague Outbreak in Madagascar Kills 20

On average, 400 cases are reported each year. Officials with the World Health Organization (WHO) are expressing concern about this year's outbreak as this one is affecting large urban areas, which increases the risk of transmission. The government has banned public gatherings in the capital Antananarivo in a bid to slow the disease's spread. But the more unsafe pneumonic form invades the lungs and can kill a person within 24 hours if not treated. Consulte Mais Informação

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JEA sending help to rebuild Puerto Rico power grid

JEA sending help to rebuild Puerto Rico power grid

So called-mutual aid agreements between utilities provide crucial help in the aftermath of disasters. JEA CEO Paul McElroy said crews are expected to be there for 30 days, but will stay for as long as 90 days if necessary. "This is what our linemen do and they have been widely recognized for their abilities and dedication. They will be working in extremely risky conditions doing extremely unsafe work", JEA CEO Paul McElroy wrote in a statement to WJCT News . Consulte Mais Informação

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'David Bowie is' touring art show making final stop at Brooklyn Museum

'David Bowie is' touring art show making final stop at Brooklyn Museum

The critically acclaimed exhibit will be on view from March 2nd to July 15th, 2018, as the final stop on its world tour, which was originally organized by the Victoria and Albert Museum in London. Highlights of the exhibition include more than 60 custom-made performance costumes, including six designed by Freddie Burretti for Ziggy Stardust / 1980 Floor Show and seven designed by Kansai Yamamoto for Aladdin Sane . Consulte Mais Informação

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Be Calm, Clinical, Pinnick Urges Super Eagles

Be Calm, Clinical, Pinnick Urges Super Eagles

An Ex-international, Ike Shorunmu, on Thursday in Lagos urged the Super Eagles to be resilient in their Russian Federation 2018 World Cup qualifier against the Chipolopolo of Zambia on Saturday in Uyo.Super Eagles forward, Victor Moses tries to get pass through Indomitable Lions of Cameroon's defenders, Sebastien Siani (15) and Yahia Banana (21) during yesterday' s World Cup qualifying match in Yaounde, Cameroon which ended 1-1. Consulte Mais Informação

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McDonald's manager sold fries, cocaine

McDonald's manager sold fries, cocaine

During the last and largest transaction, Guerrero allegedly sold roughly 100 grams of cocaine and a quantity of crack cocaine to an undercover officer for $6,520. The owner of the fast food restaurant issued a public statement Wednesday on the long-time employee's dismissal. Five other sales were conducted in the McDonald's parking lot. Consulte Mais Informação

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Mats Hummels following Klopp's Liverpool frustration

Mats Hummels following Klopp's Liverpool frustration

After drawing against Watford on the opening day of the season, Liverpool embarked on a four-game winning streak which ended with the 4-0 demolition of Arsenal at the end of August. Klopp has been linked with Bayern, who sacked head coach Carlo Ancelotti last week. Hummels said: "Regarding Munich, they talked to me and asked me something [about Klopp] and I said my opinion". Consulte Mais Informação

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No need to extradite Diezani now -AGF

No need to extradite Diezani now -AGF

Allison-Madueke, who is facing investigation for alleged corruption in the United Kingdom, had urged the federal government to bring her back to Nigeria to face charges. " As things are now, there is no need for that since the UK Government is already investigating her and government will not take any decision that will jeopardise what the UK Government is doing ". Consulte Mais Informação

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Safe, effective DNA-based Zika vaccine developed

Safe, effective DNA-based Zika vaccine developed

In 2015 and 2016, Zika virus spread rapidly through Brazil, the Caribbean, and the southern US. Inovio Pharmaceuticals and GeneOne Life Science's Zika vaccine has shown promise in an early human trial. Importantly, serum from the study participants was able to protect immunocompromised mice from developing the disease after infection with Zika virus, indicating that the vaccine-induced antibodies can prevent infection in vivo (inside living tissues). Consulte Mais Informação

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