Sunday, May 31, 2020

Modified mosquitoes sought to combat Zika virus

Modified mosquitoes sought to combat Zika virus THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA With the number of locally transmitted Zika cases continuing to climb, 61 members of...

Felon Food Groups

Nuts, shellfish among the biggest suspects in a big increase in dietary allergies By Sharon Thompson McClatchy Newspapers As a population, Americans are becoming more allergic, and...

Three great recipes for allergy sufferers

CINNAMON, RAISIN AND APPLE MUFFINS (Egg- and nut-free) 2 cups all-purpose flour Pinch salt 1 tablespoon baking powder 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon 3 tablespoons soft brown sugar 3 tablespoons butter or...

A growing mental health crisis in Flint

Health care workers and community leaders said they’ve seen increased anxiety in all ages – kids through senior citizens – because of the water...

How methods to fight mosquitoes have changed

BY ALEXIA FERNANDEZ LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS It’s not the fog of war, but it’s a war on bugs. And sometimes it’s fought with, well, fog. Recent...

More local Zika cases found in Miami-Dade

FROM THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA TALLAHASSEE – The number of Zika cases in Florida continued to increase, with the state Department of Health announcing...

TALKING ABOUT SEX FROM THE PULPIT

Leaders at AIDS conference say Black churches must do more in the fight against HIV BY GEORGE E. CURRY EMERGENEWSONLINE.COM DURBAN, South Africa – The Rev. Edwin...

Global HIV/AIDS funding on the decline

BY LINDA VILLAROSA BLACK AIDS INSTITUTE/ GEORGE CURRY MEDIA Throughout the AIDS 2016 Conference, whispers that global funds to fight HIV/AIDS have begun to dry up have...

State health officials continue probe of Zika cases

THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA Health officials are investigating two South Florida Zika cases that might not be linked to travel to other countries. Meanwhile, the...

World can’t find pocket change to fight Zika

Governments and philanthropies have pledged just $4.1 million to date, with donations from Australia, Canada, Japan, New Zealand, Norway and the Bill & Melinda...