Thursday, August 22, 2019

MSF denies Taliban was firing from Afghan hospital hit by air strike

Medical aid group Medecins Sans Frontieres denied that Taliban fighters were firing from its hospital at Afghan and NATO forces before a suspected U.S....

Rising social inequalities bad for mental and physical health

As we celebrate the festive season, we might want to give a thought to the millions of people around the world who do not...

RECORD NUMBER OF WORLD REFUGEES FLEEING VIOLENCE HAS GLOBAL AND LOCAL IMPACT

The world is swimming in refugees. The Migration Policy Institute reports that what it calls “global displacement” had “reached a record high of 68.5 million...

A blood test can tell every virus you’ve ever had

Test detects every known human virus from single drop of blood Washington: Researchers have developed a new test that can detect every known human...

Depression can kill heart failure patients

If you have suffered from heart failure and suffer from depression, it is important that you seek medical help as your depression might kill...

Somaliland: Puntland-Organized Militia Rob Expecting Mothers of Only Ambulance

It was the only working ambulance for Heis (Xiis Xarrago) District some 111 kilometers west of the provincial capital of Sanaag, Somaliland. A ragtag militia,...

West Africa Presidents Appeal for Post-Ebola Aid Ahead of Obama Talks

The leaders of the West African countries hardest hit by the Ebola outbreak of the past year have called on the international community to...

Mefloquine: Is it time to re-open the Somalia probe?

Given what we know now about mefloquine effects, the Liberals may have no option Veterans Affairs Minister Kent Hehr must be starting to recognize the...

Largest HIV outbreak in Indiana history: A toxic mix of drug addiction, poverty, hopelessness

"There's a drug house they just tore down," said 18-year-old Chandler Bowman, behind the wheel of his Chrysler Sebring. "Someone just hit this house recently...

Making Sense of Direct-to-Consumer Ad Spending: Patients vs TV Ads vs Digital

In this 6-minute audio snippet, Pharmaguy talks about how much money the U.S. pharmaceutical industry spends on promoting drugs to consumers. The data come...

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US visa wrangle over Boris Johnson’s girlfriend Carrie Symonds is ‘unjust’

A visa wrangle which left Boris Johnson’s girlfriend facing a ban on travelling to the US was today described as “unfair and unjust”. Carrie Symonds was due...

UN Secretary-General Continues Reporting on Between Quotes “Somaliland”

On 15 August, the Secretary-General of the United Nations, reported to the security Council on 'Somalia'. Of course, as always, the international organization body,...

Carrie Symonds – UK Prime Minister’s Friend BARRED Entry to US Over 2018 Somaliland...

The UK is among a handful of nations who have diplomatic relations with Somaliland, which broke away from neighbouring Somalia in 1991. But crucially, the US...