The Senate Committee on Health is set to meet to ascertain the country’s preparedness regarding Ebola.
Twitter allows its users to play podcasts, music and other audio clips direct from their timelines and message feeds through its partnership with SoundCloud.
Soccer star David Beckham is pitching in the fight against the Ebola outbreak with two public service videos.
A wearable device that sets off an alarm in case of a fall assures the elderly that emergency services will be contacted immediately when an accident happens.
In its latest unveiling event, Apple reveals a slimmer iPad and iPad mini.
United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki Moon appealed for more funds that will beuilized in the fight against Ebola.
Although the government already made a statement that it will not send health workers to west Africa, the Department of Health, together with the World Health Organization conducted specialized training to counter the dreaded Ebola virus.
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The World Health Organization estimated 10, 000 new cases of Ebola infection every week.
(Courtesy NASA features) — The Expedition 41 crew of the International Space Station geared up Tuesday for a pair of spacewalks. Two NASA astronauts wrapped up final preparations to head outside Wednesday and replace a power regulator, while two of their Russian colleagues checked out spacesuits for an Oct. 22 excursion. Flight Engineers Reid Wiseman and Barry Wilmore spent most of the day completing preparations for their 6 ½-hour spacewalk slated to begin around 8:20 […]
(Courtesy World Health Organization features) — Eight weeks ago, when Dr Peter Clement arrived in Lofa County, Liberia, from WHO’s office in Monrovia, 20-30 patients were coming to the Médecins sans Frontières (MSF) hospital with Ebola-like symptoms every day. People living in the community were afraid, civil unrest was simmering, and ambulance and health workers were being targeted. WHO/C. Black Against United Nations security advice, Dr Clement travelled 12 hours over dirt roads to Lofa, […]
(Reuters) — Human testing of an experimental Ebola vaccine developed by the Canadian health agency and licensed to NewLink Genetics Corp has begun, the Canadian government announced on Monday (October 13) The early-stage trial will test the vaccine, VSV-EBOV, on a small group of people to determine whether the vaccine is safe and the appropriate dose necessary to provide immunity, officials said. Canada’s Public Health Agency has been working on the vaccine for years, local media reported. Speaking in Toronto, Chief Public Health Officer, […]