Eliane Petros

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Technology and Science News - ABC News

Apple unveils new security feature for iPhone<p>Hacking danger facing the airline industry<p>Uber developing technology to detect drunken passengers<p>'Net …

WHO Calls For High-Priced Drugs For Millions With Hepatitis C

Authors of the first-ever global guidelines for treating hepatitis C went big Tuesday, advocating for worldwide use of two of the most expensive specialty drugs in the world.<p>The new guidelines from the World Health Organization give strong endorsement to the two newest drugs. Gilead Sciences' …

5 power salads that won't leave you hungry

Scoop out flesh from avocado halves. Set aside shells. Place avocado in second larger mixing bowl and chop. Add tomatoes, pepper, garlic, cilantro, …

Food

Meatless Monday: Sweet Corn & Black Bean Salad

Happy Meatless Monday! This week’s recipe was one of those recipes that just got thrown together with whatever was lying around the kitchen. The …

Maple Quinoa Granola Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> A recipe forged from all those crunchy blogs I follow using coconut products and raw stuff (sigh), this granola hits the sweet spot for me. And the crispy, light, toasty, chunky spots. Quinoa lends lovely textural pop, not to mention protein and aw-shucks beauty. And all the flavors …

Breakfast

Better drug combo cures toughest hepatitis C

Hepatitis C treatment is about to get simpler and more effective, with more cures, no more weekly injections, reduced side effects, and many fewer …

Medicine

Maker Of $1,000 Hepatitis C Pill Looks To Cut Its Cost Overseas

An effective new medicine is developed as a cure for a major disease. The drug company prices the medicine at tens of thousands of dollars for a course of treatment. How can the disease-curing medicine be made accessible to patients who need it, most of whom live in low- and middle-income countries?<p>…

Egypt: We've Cured HIV and Hep C

Tall Order: Workers Clear Deep Snow from Swiss Roofs

Workers in the Swiss village of Bedretto, carry out the big job of clearing snow from the rooftops following extremely heavy snowfall, on Monday.

Snowfall

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Swiss nervous after vote to limit EU migrants

<b>The Swiss vote to reintroduce immigration quotas and abandon free movement of people has attracted worldwide attention, not least from Switzerland's EU neighbours, where there is also heated debate about free movement of people.</b><p>In Switzerland itself, one day after the vote, there is a feeling of …

Colorado Recreational Marijuana Sales Exceed $5 Million In First Week

Colorado marijuana dispensaries made huge sales in the first week of legal recreational marijuana.<p>Owners of the 37 new dispensaries around the state reported first week retail sales to The Huffington Post that, when added together, were roughly $5 million.<p>That's a lot of green for Colorado's legal …

6 Myths About Retirement We Need to Retire

8 min read<p>This story originally appeared on CNBC<p>Ever find yourself around the watercooler discussing with co-workers how your 401(k) is performing—likely leading to the increasingly popular "I'll never be able to retire" discussion? It's becoming a bit of a modern-day lament, begging the question: …

Retirement

$1,000 Pill For Hepatitis C Spurs Debate Over Drug Prices

Federal regulators this month opened a new era in the treatment of a deadly liver virus that infects three to five times more people than HIV. Now the question is: Who will get access to the new drug for hepatitis C, and when?<p>The drug Sovaldi will cost $1,000 per pill. A typical course of treatment …

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Spiritual Healers Keep Watch For Plague In Uganda

When medical anthropologist Mary Hayden visits her colleague Yofet, he tells her, "Mary, you don't need to call before you arrive because I already know you're coming."<p>Yoset, you see, is a traditional healer in northern Uganda. "The spirit comes over him and tells him how to treat people," Hayden …