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August 21, 2017 1:33 PM Malaria from foreign travellers on rise: Deadly African strain killing on UK soil

The total number of reported cases was 1,618 - 224 more than the 1,394 in 2015. They included cases involving a deadly strain that killed six people in 2016. A spokeswoman for Malaria No More UK said: “These were all from Plasmodium falciparum, the deadliest form of malaria, acquired in Sub Saharan and Southern Africa.” Research by EY and Malaria No More UK found

August 19, 2017 7:06 PM Injuries from pubic hair grooming are more common than what people think

1 out of every 4 people injure themselves while grooming their pubic hair, according to a new survey. About 76 percent of the participants admitted having groomed ‘down there,’ and an important part of them got injuries and infections after doing so. A lot of people tend to remove their pubic hair – either partially or entirely – using different methods 5

August 19, 2017 7:26 AM Two dead, six injured in Finland stabbing spree

Police shot and wounded a suspect after a stabbing spree in which a man killed two people and wounded six others in the Finnish city of Turku. Within hours of the attack on Friday the force had announced increased police patrols across the country. “There are eight victims in the stabbing. Two dead and six injured,” Turku police tweeted after the assault 6

August 18, 2017 5:33 PM Crusader Who Saved Elephants From Poachers Is Shot Dead in Tanzania

“There is no doubt in my mind but that Wayne’s anti-poaching efforts made a big difference in the fight to save Tanzania’s elephants from the illegal ivory trade,” Dr. Goodall wrote. “Moreover his courage in the face of stiff opposition and personal threats, and his determination to keep on fighting, has inspired many, and encouraged them also to keep fighting 3

August 17, 2017 4:23 PM As Rain Keeps Falling, Sierra Leone Scrambles To Find Mudslide Survivors

Search and rescue team members and soldiers work near a mudslide site and a damaged building near Freetown, Sierra Leone, on Aug. 15. Sierra Leone, a country that has been battered by Ebola, civil war and massive floods suffered yet another tragedy this week. Government and international aid workers are racing the clock to find survivors after a mudslide 1

August 17, 2017 8:47 AM Dementia progress could be tracked with THIS simple tool

DEMENTIA - or Alzheimer’s disease, which is a form of dementia - could be tracked by analysing and testing sense of smell. Simple odour identification tests could help track the progression of Alzheimer’s disease before symptoms actually appear. Experts have claimed by the time you start losing your memory it is almost too late. This is because the damage 9

August 13, 2017 7:48 AM 5 reasons to eat fruits and veggies everyday

The World Health Organization recommends consumption of at least 400grams of fruits and vegetables per day to improve overall health and reduce risk of some non communicable illnesses like heart diseases, diabetes, obesity and some types of cancer. Inadequate fruits and vegetable consumption is among top 10 risk factors of global mortality, with conditions 9

August 11, 2017 7:58 PM North Korea warns of nuclear war, Donald Trump says US is locked and loaded

President Donald Trump issued a new threat to North Korea on Friday, saying the US military was "locked and loaded" as Pyongyang accused him of driving the Korean peninsula to the brink of nuclear war and world powers expressed alarm. US President Donald Trump delivered another warning to North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on Friday that the U.S. is ready 2

August 11, 2017 5:21 PM Premier League clubs deploy ring of steel for new season as terror threat mounts

PREMIER League clubs will deploy a ring of steel around matches this season following the spate of terror attacks in the UK, it has been reported. The heightened risk of an Islamic State-inspired atrocity on any of the country's top stadiums comes after three fatal attacks in London this year and a suicide bombing at the Manchester Arena in May. Although 2

August 11, 2017 11:53 AM Leveraging loans to Caracas, Moscow snaps up oil assets

Caracas/Houston (Reuters) - Venezuela’s unraveling socialist government is increasingly turning to ally Russia for the cash and credit it needs to survive – and offering prized state-owned oil assets in return, sources familiar with the negotiations told Reuters. As Caracas struggles to contain an economic meltdown and violent street protests, Moscow 2