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News Guinea » People: Thelma and Louise are seeking a new home after mysteriously showing up at a heroic soldier's funeral.

News channel or source: http://www.nydailynews.com/new-york/guinea-pigs-home-turning-hero-marine-funeral-article-1.3833279
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Two Guinea pigs that may have belonged to the soldier who died saving four people from a fatal fire mysteriously appeared on the steps of a Bronx church during his funeral — and they need a new home. The two critters — huddled inside a cat carrier ...

News Guinea » People: What the psychic who talks to pets told me about my son’s guinea pig! JANE FRYER visits the spiritual medium who charges £10 for people to get to know their pets better

News channel or source: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/femail/article-5406791/The-psychic-talks-pets.html
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

The small, L-shaped function room above a community hall in Gloucestershire was suddenly really rather full. Along with at least three dozen people sitting patiently on neat lines of chairs, there was also a Cavalier King Charles Spaniel called Lottie ...

News Guinea » People: Israeli Specialists Restore Eyesight Of Over 80 People In Papua New Guinea Aid Mission

News channel or source: http://nocamels.com/2018/02/israeli-specialists-restore-eyesight-of-over-80-people-in-papua-new-guinea-aid-mission/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Israeli medical specialists from the Sheba Medical Center at Tel Hashomer Hospital wrapped up a humanitarian mission to Papua New Guinea in the southwestern Pacific earlier this month, having restored the eyesight of over 80 visually impaired people living ...

News Guinea » People: 147 activists face death penalty in E.Guinea: lawyer

News channel or source: https://www.independent.co.ug/147-activists-face-death-penalty-e-guinea-lawyer/
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

In the mid-1990s, Equatorial Guinea became one of sub-Saharan Africa’s biggest oil producers. But little of the wealth has trickled down — about two-thirds of its 1.2 million people live below the poverty line. In 2015, Nguema announced a referendum ...

News Guinea » People: No One’s Quite Sure Why Lassa Fever Is On The Rise In Nigeria

News channel or source: https://woub.org/2018/02/23/no-ones-quite-sure-lassa-fever-rise-nigeria/
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

It wrestled guinea-worm disease into a headlock ... The NCDC is following up with 1,747 people who encountered patients ill with Lassa fever to try to diagnose cases early and prevent more infections. The World Health Organization has also stepped in.

News Guinea » People: Israeli Doctors Restore Eyesight to the Blind in Papua New Guinea

News channel or source: https://abilitymagazine.com/israeli-doctors-restore-eyesight-blind-papua-new-guinea/
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

“Humanitarianism is a core value for Sheba Medical Center, and this successful medical mission to Papua New Guinea is the latest example of how we export our expert resources to help as many people as possible all around the world,” said Prof. Yitshak ...

News Guinea » People: Do these people really exist? Meet the Mud Men of Papua New Guinea

News channel or source: https://www.breakingnews.ie/world/do-these-people-really-exist-meet-the-mud-men-of-papua-new-guinea-827553.html
Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

Brandishing long talons fashioned from bamboo sticks and head masks bearing terrifying scowls, Papua New Guinea’s ‘Mud Men’ aren’t the sort of people you’d want to run into on a dark night. Despite resembling characters from another time – or ...

News Guinea » People: Guinea worm, river blindness and elephantiasis are among the world's neglected tropical diseases. A battle is on to wipe them out

News channel or source: http://www.latimes.com/world/la-fg-global-neglected-tropical-diseases-20171214-story.html
Publication date: Wednesday 13 December 2017

One infection known as dracunculiasis can cause people to suffer a burning blister that bursts as a parasite called the Guinea worm breaks through the skin. Another one, elephantiasis, causes grotesque swelling in limbs. Yet another, known as river ...

News Guinea » People: Ebola outbreak in Guinea unprecedented - MSF

News channel or source: http://www.bbc.com/news/world-africa-26825869
Publication date: onday 31 March 2014

The Ebola outbreak that has killed 78 people in Guinea is "unprecedented", a medical charity has said. An official with Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) said the spread of the disease across the country made it very difficult to control. The West African ...

News Guinea » People: No One's Quite Sure Why Lassa Fever Is On The Rise

News channel or source: http://iowapublicradio.org/post/no-ones-quite-sure-why-lassa-fever-rise-nigeria
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

It wrestled guinea-worm disease into a headlock ... The NCDC is following up with 1,747 people who encountered patients ill with Lassa fever to try to diagnose cases early and prevent more infections. The World Health Organization has also stepped in.