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Climbers have broken two records at once on the Sydney Harbour Bridge in Australia.
More than 300 people carrying flags lined the landmark on Friday, breaking the records for both the most people on the bridge, and the most number of flags flown off it.
The former record was previously set by a group …
The paralyzing disease is spreading in war-torn countries where immunization is no longer routine
With the completion of his 900 mile End Polio Now bicycle tour this past fall of 2013, Glen Ellen/Sonoma resident Steve Brumme is preparing for his …Polio
He's barreled headfirst into his task, visiting more than 100 countries; met world leaders and African warlords; had an Uzi pointed at his chest – …Philanthropy
A disturbing report from the Centers for Disease Control shows what happens when anti-vaccine nonsense wins.
You have to be spoiled to play cute with disease—spoiled or, well, stupid. And today’s announcement from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention that measles cases in the U.S. have hit …Measles
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Fraternity apologizes, unveils diversity plan to combat racial intolerance
KARACHI, Pakistan — Until recently, polio was considered a poor man’s problem in Pakistan — a crippling virus that festered in the mountainous tribal belt, traversed the country on interprovincial buses, and spread via infected children who played in the open sewers of sprawling slums.
But since the …
May 10 (Bloomberg) -- Umaima Ahmed opens her mouth at a polio vaccination booth outside the international airport in Karachi, Pakistan, as a …
Rotary International President-Elect, Gary Huang
While Tanzania has not had a single case of polio since 1998, recent outbreak of the virus in the …
[Independent]The first class of five Rotary sponsored scholars has graduated with Master of Science degrees in Water Education from the UNESCO-IHE …News (South Africa)
TANZANIA is for the first time expected to host a two-day high level Reach Out of Africa (ROTA) Conference next week.
Prior to the ROTA conference in …Africa
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