‘ Like doctors in a war ‘: inside Venezuela’s healthcare crisis

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The countrys devastating economic downturn is ravaging its hospitals, where acute shortages threaten to reverse decades of progress Dr Mara Gonzales cannot recall the exact moment when she realised Venezuelas health crisis had enveloped her hospital, the Luis Razetti in the Caribbean coastal city of Barcelona. It may have been during a surge in cases […]

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Scientists trace 2002 Sars virus to colony of cave-dwelling at-bats in China

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Genetic source procured for illnes that killed 750 round the world Scientists have pinpointed its own population of virus-infected at-bats, which they have linked to the mysterious outbreak of Sars disease 15 years ago. Hundreds succumbed as the virus spread around the globe but its source was never traced. Now, after years of searching across […]

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Safety by design: How zoo enclosures are evolving

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( CNN) “Keeping animals in, and people out.” It is a mantra that is fundamental to designing exhibits at zoos the world over, where enclosings must be safe environments for both animals and visitors. How it happened Watch the video The fingerpointing: who’s to blame? What the witness say Zoo stands by its decision The […]

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‘Patient zero’: The misunderstand stories of how illnes spreads

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( CNN) When a researcher’s scrawling of the letter O was misinterpreted as a zero in reference to a HIV patient in the early 1980 s, the provocative word “patient zero” was born. It triggered a wave of events in which the patient, Gatan Dugas, a French-Canadian flight attendant, was erroneously blamed for bringing the […]

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This Real-Life Condition Humans And Animals Deal With Looks Like The Stuff Of Legends

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This Is What Happens To Your Body When You’re Heartbroken

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1. In the moments after being blindsided by a breakup, your heart rate might fell, indicates research in Psychological Science that looked at people’s heart rates following a social rejection they didn’t see coming( researchers we spoke with said romantic rejection can definitely be considered a kind of social rejection ). 2. Once the shock […]

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