Neil Angelo S. Sael

7 Flips | 2 Magazines | @neilsael | Keep up with Neil Angelo S. Sael on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Neil Angelo S. Sael”

New drugs may transform Down syndrome

Recent breakthroughs could lead to pharmacological treatments for the chromosomal disorder<p>Jenni Laidman<p>February 22, 2014 8:00pm (UTC)<p>This article was originally published by Scientific American.<p>People born with Down syndrome have always been considered to be incurably developmentally delayed—until …

U.S. reacts cautiously to Ukraine upheaval

WASHINGTON— Only a few weeks ago, the turmoil in Ukraine seemed like a remote conflict in which Washington had little at stake and not a great deal of leverage.<p>Now, however, it is clear that the apparent collapse of the old order in Ukraine could leave the<p>Obamaadministration with a mess it cannot …

Beijing smog alert turns 'orange' as air pollution soars

<b>Beijingers have been warned to stay indoors as much as possible to avoid outdoor air pollution that has reached hazardous levels.</b><p>Particulate readings soared 15 times above the daily maximum recommended by the World Health Organization.<p>In response, city authorities have started using Beijing's new …

Pollution

Teenage Palestinian amputees top Kilimanjaro | Iraq

In 2006, Mutussam Abu Karsh was playing soccer in the northern Gaza Strip when an Israeli tank shell exploded, ripping his leg and part of his hand from his body. He was eight years old.<p>A few years earlier, three-year-old Yasmeen Najjar was playing outside her family's house near Nablus in the West …

Baby given CPR on side of Florida freeway is in stable condition

When 5-month-old Sebastian de la Cruz stopped breathing while in the backseat of his aunt's car on Thursday afternoon, Pamela Rauseo sprang into motion, performing life-saving CPR twice on her nephew as a photographer captured the frantic scene with his camera. The infant is now in stable condition …

Matteo Renzi to be sworn in as Italy's new prime minister

Mr Renzi will be the third straight premier to come to office without being elected<p>Matteo Renzi will be sworn in as Italy's youngest prime minister ever on Saturday after he cobbled together a government he says will change the face of the country's politics and economy.<p>Mr Renzi, the 39-year-old …