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The parasite keeping millions poor

CNN World - 55 min 33 sec ago
One of the most debilitating medical conditions in sub-Saharan Africa isn't fatal. In fact, it's easily curable. The culprit is small, but its impact is big. The chigoe flea, more commonly known as a jigger, typically burrows itself into the feet and hands. It prevents millions of children from attending school, stops farmers from working their land, and makes walking all but unbearable.
Categories: International News

Only 6 northern white rhinos left

CNN World - 56 min 39 sec ago
Unique? Suni was only one of seven northern whites left in the world. Now he's dead.
Categories: International News

6 health benefits of pumpkins

Health - 56 min 44 sec ago
When you think about pumpkins, what comes to mind? Jack-o'-lanterns? Pumpkin pie? Charlie Brown? Pumpkin spice lattes?
Categories: Health

Hong Kong protests: Can talks end stalemate?

CNN World - 59 min 1 sec ago
Conflicting visions of how to bring about change marked the first meeting of pro-democracy protesters and Hong Kong government representatives Tuesday.
Categories: International News

Egg-freezing a better deal for companies

Health - 1 hour 1 min ago
Rene Almeling, Joanna Radin and Sarah S. Richardson say Apple and Facebook offering coverage for their female employees to freeze their eggs sidesteps the issue of long hours and work-life balance.
Categories: Health

 

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