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Disease kills hundreds of seabirds in Alaska

...Bering Sea - the first documented outbreak in the state.Avian cholera is to blame for the birds found dead on the beaches of St...seabird with a distinctive plume above its bill.The avian cholera diagnosis came back Wednesday, Fish and Game said.Officials...

...87.His flamboyant and melancholy fictional works - among them "Chronicle of a Death Foretold," ''Love in the Time of Cholera" and "The Autumn of the Patriarch" - outsold everything published in Spanish except the Bible. The epic 1967 novel "One...
The Bookworm Sez: Get the skinny on 'A Big Fat Crisis'

...promotes overeating. And support government regulations on grocery stores and restaurants; after all, laws keep us safe from cholera and typhoid. They should be able to keep us safe from obesity, too.So you say you need to lose ten pounds - but they're...
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Cal Thomas: Hillary's health matters

...first Chief Executive to hide his physical frailties. Nine years later Zachary Taylor's handlers refused to acknowledge that cholera had put the President's life in jeopardy; they denied rumors of illness until he was near death, in July of 1850, sixteen...
Treatment and technology are on your side

...ideas and an umlaut in his name. Healthcare in America in the early-1800s was, to say the least, lacking. Tuberculosis, cholera, yellow fever, and syphilis were common and misunderstood. Other afflictions were the result of workplace conditions or...
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And the award goes to ...

...slightly better than "Transformers 2," but that's like saying cholera is slightly better than bubonic plague. Yeah, it's true...headache-inducing soundtrack. I'm speaking of the movies now... cholera's soundtrack is much more muted. Michael Bay's three-part...
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Water filters or purifiers a good addition for backcountry travelers

...a purifier can have a slight iodine taste. The iodine capsule system was originally invented for NASA and banishes Ebola, cholera and hepatitis A. In order to advertise at ''purification'' level, products have to pass strict Environmental Protection...


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