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New Scientist says Travel Bans don’t work for flu

An interesting article today from New Scientist on why Travel Bans don’t work to prevent the spread of a pandemic. “There is no real sense in applying strict travel restrictions especially at this stage. It’s not going to help,” says … Continue reading

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Source of Swine Flu might be found.

And it is a familiar refrain. In this story detailing what looks to be the first cases of swine flu hitting a village named La Gloria in Veracruz, Mexico the possible source, a large production pork factory. A La Gloria … Continue reading

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Be a Marrow Donor

I just signed up to be a Bone Marrow donor. Will you? You should, you might never have to actually donate your bone marrow stem cells, but then again, you might be the only person in the whole world with … Continue reading

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