Shannon Borja

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Cook This Easy One-Skillet Pasta with Mushrooms, Pancetta, and Wilted Greens

More<p>Pasta<p>Essential techniques, recipes, and more!<p>The word "greens" in the title of this dish may sound a little vague. What exactly does that mean, and why can't I be more specific? Honestly, because I see no reason to limit you since any leafy, semi-sturdy vegetable will work really well here. …

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11 Savory Ways You Need To Eat Greek Yogurt, From Mac & Cheese To Salad Dressing

Creamy, tart and protein-packed: Greek yogurt, we love you.<p>If yogurts went to high school, Greek yogurt would be crowned prom king. It's a dairy product that has it all: It's nutritionally dense, filled with protein and healthy fats, and contains less sugar than most commercial yogurts. It may earn …

Why Nigeria Was Able to Beat Ebola, but Not Boko Haram

Six months after 276 girls were kidnapped, President Goodluck Jonathan hasn't been able to bring them back. So why was the country so effective in combating Ebola?<p>For Nigeria’s embattled government, October 20 is a date worth circling on the calendar: That day will mark 42 days since Nigeria’s last …

US nurse with Ebola 'doing well' in isolation as hospital monitors others

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is establishing an Ebola response team that will be immediately dispatched to any hospital with a confirmed case of the disease.<p>At a press briefing on Tuesday, CDC director Tom Frieden conceded that the agency should have sent a larger team to …

This company is putting its entire crop of tobacco plants toward curing Ebola

In early August, when two American patients recovered from the Ebola virus that they had contracted in Liberia, the US medical community largely attributed their survival to an experimental drug known as ZMapp. The drug, developed by San Diego-based biotech firm Mapp Biopharmaceutical, had never …

Ebola Isn't a Medical Problem, It's a People Problem

Vaccines and hazmat suits are pointless unless we deal with the humans using them.<p><i>An Ebola isolation ward in Lagos, Nigeria. (Image via Flickr Creative Commons user CDC Global)</i><p>Medicine has a huge problem, and it’s this: a whole bunch of things exist that simply shouldn’t exist. For example, …

WHO: Ebola spread in Western Pacific would have 'huge consequences' | DW | 15.10.2014

The region comprises thirty-seven countries and areas including, Australia, China, New Zealand, parts of Southeast Asia and the Pacific island …

Ebola Outbreak: UN Says Virus 'Running Faster Than Us' as Death Rate Soars to 70%

The head of the United Nations Ebola mission has said the virus is spreading more rapidly, with thousands of new cases predicted by the end of the …